birnavirus

Bir·navi·rus

(bir'nă-vī'rŭs),
A virus in the family Birnaviridae that includes infectious bursal disease virus of chickens, ducks, and turkeys; an infectious pancreatic necrosis virus of fish.
[bi- + RNA + virus]

birnavirus

a member of the family birnaviridae.
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Isolation of Streptococcus agalactiae and an aquatic birnavirus from doctor fish Garra rufa L.
Las secuencias obtenidas se compararon y clasificaron en base a cepas de referencia de birnavirus acuaticos chilenos y extranjeros disponibles en Genbank y reportadas en publicaciones cientificas (i.
Isolation of a novel aquatic birnavirus from rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss in Australia.
Self-guanylylation of birnavirus VP 1 does not require an intact polymerase activity site.
Pathogenicity of a birnavirus to hard clam (Meretix lusoria) and effect of temperature stress on its virulence.
A phylogenetic tree was constructed based on VP2 variations, clustering aquatic birnavirus in six genogroups (Blake et al.
These primers recognize a 206-bp cDNA fragment within the VP2 gene of aquatic birnaviruses, that previously have been shown to identify representative isolates of all nine serotypes of aquatic birnavirus serogroup A (Sweeney et al.
La Enfermedad Infecciosa de la Bursa (EIB) o Enfermedad de Gumboro es una infeccion viral aguda, altamente contagiosa de pollos jovenes, cuyo agente etiologico es un Birnavirus que es considerado como el principal agente inmunosupresor de las aves (Banda y Villegas, 2004); ademas, es resistente a agentes fisicos y quimicos, persistiendo en el medio ambiente y en instalaciones avicolas por largo tiempo.
The birnavirus crystal structure reveals structural relationships among icosahedral viruses.