Iridovirus


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Iridovirus

(ir'i-dō-vī'rŭs),
A genus of viruses (family Iridoviridae) composed of the iridescent insect viruses of which the type species is the tipula iridescent virus.
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Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) amplification of DNA of red seam bream iridovirus (RSIV).
The reference sequences used for analysis included the following: the type species of the genus ranavirus frog virus 3 (FV3, Accession number: U36913) and Gutapo virus (GV, Accession number: AF157649) from the Americas; Rana tigrina ranavirus (ZS, Accession number: AY033630) and soft-shelled turtle iridovirus (SITVZS, Accession number: EU627010) from China; Bohle virus (BIV, Accession number: AY187046) and epizootic hematopoietic necrosis virus (EHNV, Accession number: AY187045) from Australia; Wamena virus (WV, Marsh et al., 2002) from Indonesia; European catfish virus (ECV, Accession number: AF157659) and European sheatfish virus (ESV, Accession number: AF157679) from Europe; and Rana catesbeiana virus (JP, Accession number: AB474588) from Japan.
Cyprinid herpesvirus 2 (CyHV-2), eel herpesvirus (AngHV1), koi herpes virus (KHV, CyHV-3), and Chinese giant salamander iridovirus (GSIV) were isolated and kept in our laboratory.
Adverse effects of covert iridovirus infection on life history and demographic parameters of Aedes aegypti.
Effects of atrazine and iridovirus infection on survival and life-history traits of the long-toed salamander (Ambystoma macrodactylum).
Production gradually decreased until the "gill disease" outbreak in 1966 (Comps & Duthoit 1976), later identified as a viral disease caused by an iridovirus (Comps et al.
Among them are viral or bacterial such as, Classical Swine Fever (C S F) which is produced by a Pestivirus (RNA), Togavirus group of the Flaviviridae family, besides African Swine Fever (ASF) produced by an Iridovirus and which has not been diagnosed in Venezuela, according to the literature.
Tokyo, Japan, Mar 20, 2006 - (JCN) - The Fisheries Research Agency (FRA) announced on March 17 that fermented seaweed is effective in controlling red sea bream iridovirus (RSBI) infection.
11:00 THE LOCALIZATION OF HOST AND VIRAL DNA DEPENDENT RNA POLYMERASE II IN IRIDOVIRUS INFECTED CELLS
The Sonoran tiger salamander, which is endemic to the San Rafael Valley of southeastern Arizona, is threatened by introduced exotic predators (such as nonnative bullfrogs) and other subspecies of tiger salamander, a virulent disease caused by an iridovirus, small population size, limited distribution, and other factors.
Hyatt, an electron microscopist with expertise in identifying new and emerging pathogens, determined it was an iridovirus, a pathogen that can infect amphibians, reptiles and fish.