paramyxoviruses


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paramyxoviruses

A family of viruses resembling the myxoviruses and responsible for causing PARAINFLUENZA, MUMPS, MEASLES and respiratory syncytial disease in infants.
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Sensitive and broadly reactive reverse transcriptionPCR assays to detect novel Paramyxoviruses.
Similarly, the V protein of paramyxoviruses interacts with MD5-a and inhibits IFN-[alpha] expression (58).
All critical amino acids involved in the neuraminidase active site of the crystallized proteins of SV5, NDV and HuPIV-3 were found in both MuV variants, demonstrating the importance of this enzymatic activity for paramyxoviruses (Table 2).
A family-wide RT-PCR assay for detection of paramyxoviruses and application to a large-scale surveillance study.
According to the company, BCX4430 is an RNA dependent-RNA polymerase inhibitor that has demonstrated broad-spectrum activity against more than 20 RNA viruses in nine different families, including filoviruses, togaviruses, bunyaviruses, arenaviruses, paramyxoviruses, coronaviruses and flaviviruses.
1) The genus Avulavirus currently comprises 11 unique serotypes of avian paramyxoviruses classified as APMV-1 to APMV-11 according to the antigenic affinity in serologic assays.
BCX4430, an RNA dependent-RNA polymerase inhibitor, has demonstrated broad-spectrum activity against 20 RNA viruses in filoviruses, togaviruses, bunyaviruses, arenaviruses, paramyxoviruses, coronaviruses and flaviviruses.
Although wild ducks are recognized reservoirs for avian influenza viruses (AIVs) and avian paramyxoviruses (APMVs), information related to the prevalence of these viruses in breeding and migratory duck populations on North American wintering grounds is limited.
To evaluate the efficacy of chemical inactivation procedures for specimen removal, we used the US prime select agent and Tier-1 pathogen (4) Zaire ebolavirus (EBOV) as a surrogate model for enveloped high-level containment viruses with single-strand, negative-sense RNA genomes, such as arenaviruses, bunyaviruses, filoviruses, orthomyxoviruses, and paramyxoviruses.