neuropathogenicity

neuropathogenicity

 [noor″o-path″o-jĕ-nis´ĭ-te]
the quality of producing or the ability to produce pathologic changes in nerve tissue.

neuropathogenicity

/neu·ro·patho·ge·nic·i·ty/ (-path″ah-jin-is´it-e) the quality of producing or the ability to produce pathologic changes in nerve tissue.

neuropathogenicity

(nū″rō-păth″ō-jĕ-nĭs′ĭ-tē) [″ + pathos, disease, suffering, + gennan, to produce]
The ability to cause pathological changes in nerves.

neuropathogenicity

the quality of producing or the ability to produce pathological changes in nerve tissue.
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VDPVs show increased nucleotide divergence in the viral protein 1 (VP1) coding region in all variants of OPV serotypes (PV1, PV2, and PV3); this divergence is associated with increased neuropathogenicity (9).
Enhanced neuropathogenicity of avian influenza A virus by passages through air sac and brain of chicks.
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Revertant vaccine viruses with increased neuropathogenicity might cause vaccine-associated paralytic poliomyelitis (VAPP) in OPV recipients or unimmunized contacts.
Acute neuropathogenicity with experimental infection of equine herpesvirus 9 in common marmosets (Callithrixjacchus).
TMEV comprises strains of differing neuropathogenicity, which constitute accepted mouse models of either human acute poliomyelitis or disseminated encephalomyelitis.
New insights on the neuropathogenicity of West Nile virus.