pneumonia virus

pneumonia virus

(1) Maedi/visna virus, see there.
(2) Pneumonia virus of mice.
(3) A highly non-specific term for any virus (e.g., various strains of flu virus) that can cause pneumonia
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Such experiments have proved that the proviral loads of Ovine progressive pneumonia virus (OPPV) qPCR can be confirmed by cloning as well as sequencing and can be used as diagnostic tool for OPPV infection as well as measurement of viral load in sheep which are infected [74,75].
Previous research revealed that 36 percent of sheep operations and 24 percent of sheep tested in the United States were infected with ovine progressive pneumonia virus (OPPV)--lentivirus strains that target the immune system and cause OPP.
"It all depends on the heart, how damaged it is, at what rate it continues to fail and also on how this pneumonia virus continues to work on him.
Sequencing of the reaction products and BLAST (www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/blast/Blast.cgi) analysis showed the virus to be closely related to murine pneumovirus (MPV), traditionally known as pneumonia virus of mice.
His heart, attacked by a pneumonia virus, was almost four times its normal size from trying to pump blood with weakened muscles.
Huesman's heart, attacked by a pneumonia virus when he was 18, was almost four times its normal size from trying to pump blood with weakened muscles.
Do you agree with the Swiss federal government's plans to companies forced to trim operations as a result of the Sars pneumonia virus?
This decision has been made in response to the current serious health concerns in Hong Kong and the Asian region, attributable to the pneumonia virus known as SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome), and following the numerous travel advisories from many governments, the World Health Organization and the Center for Disease Control.
CHINA: Catholic church services during Holy Week in Hong Kong will be curtailed as an increasing number of people are infected with a deadly pneumonia virus. To curb the spread of the disease, called severe acute respiratory syndrome, or SARS, the Hong Kong diocese has suggested that the foot-washing rite during the Holy Thursday liturgy be suspended, Fr.
A GERMAN biotechnology company has developed a high-speed test for Sars, the deadly pneumonia virus.
A GERMAN biotechnology company has developed a new high-speed test for Sars, the deadly pneumonia virus sweeping the globe.
Southeast Asian finance ministers canceled Thursday a two-day meeting set for later this month in Manila as an outbreak of an often deadly pneumonia virus shows no signs of abating.