Tensaw virus

Tensaw virus

A negative-sense, single-stranded RNA virus of the Bunyaviridae family, genus Orthobunyavirus, Bunyamwera virus group serotype.
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Antibodies that neutralized Maguari virus or Tensaw virus were detected in 71/-300 humans in Florida in the 1980s (9); as observed in our study, the highest PRNT titers for most of the seropositive persons in that study did not exceed 40.
Human infections with Tensaw virus in south Florida: evidence that Tensaw virus subtypes stimulate the production of antibodies reactive with closely related Bunyamwera serogroup viruses.
The first was an encephalitis case in Indiana attributed to Tensaw virus in 1964 (5).