circovirus

circovirus

(ser'kō-vī-rŭs),
A genus of single-stranded DNA virus (family Circoviridae), various species of which cause potentially lethal infections in swine, fowls, pigeons, and psittacine birds.

circovirus

a virus in the family Circoviridae. See also porcine circovirus.
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CNS homogenates from the index farm tested negative by PCR for the following pathogens (families in parentheses): porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (Arteriviridae); porcine circovirus 2 (Circoviridae); hemagglutinating encephalitis virus (Coronaviridae); and porcine parvovirus 1, 2, 4, and porcine bocavirus (Parvoviridae).
Exclusion tests were performed with classical swine fever virus, African swine fever virus, bovine herpesvirus 1, porcine parvovirus, porcine circovirus 2 and Streptococcus suis.
These include Psittacine Beak and Feather Disease circovirus, Tasmanian Devil Facial Tumour and the introduced Chytrid fungus in amphibians.
For the ninth time, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health has funded independent European research projects related to Porcine Circovirus Type 2 (PCV2) infection and associated diseases.
Very recently, based on the genomewide study, DQB1 was identified with significant effects on the susceptibility to viral load of the porcine circovirus type 2b (PCV2b), representing 2.
Interestingly, Astragalus polysaccharides are previously shown to scavenge various ROS species in vitro and increase the level of nonenzymatic antioxidant glutathione in porcine circovirus type 2 infected cells [34, 35].
T-factors are widely accepted and used around the world as animal health supplements, administered orally, to support immune systems and to prevent diseases in poultry and livestock, including: porcine circovirus, porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome, pseudorabies, swine mycoplasma pneumonia, swine fever, avian flu, Newcastle disease, avian infectious bronchitis, duck plague, and mycoplasma gallisepticum disease, stated the company.
PED often single or mixed infection with transmissible gastroenteritis of pigs, sometimes with porcine circovirus infection or bacterial infection (17-19).
Isolation genome phylogenetic analysis and in vitro rescue of a newly emerging porcine Circovirus Type 2.
For the difference between kennel cough and canine influenza, as well as the newly identified circovirus, see sidebar.
Observaciones de campo y monitoreos serologicos indican que el VPRRS persiste en el grupo de animales en recria, engorde y acabado de algunas granjas porcinas, ocasionando problemas respiratorios y en concomitancia con otras infecciones como circovirus porcino u otros agentes bacterianos (Acosta F, 2011, Lima, comunicacion personal).