Results demonstrated that these two heterologous poxvirus
vectors can elicit a broad [CD4.sup.+] and [CD8.sup.+] T-cell responses to the HIV antigens (36).
* The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of Poxvirus
infection in an American red squirrel (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) from Northwestern Canada.
Alem disso, os poxvirus
sao resistentes em condicoes ambientais (FLEMMING & MERCER, 2007), e essa caracteristica provavelmente facilitou a infeccao dos animais que utilizavam a mesma pastagem.
Keywords: Molluscum contagiosum, Poxvirus
, Virus diseases.
Previous research had demonstrated that a host-defense protein called protein kinase R (PKR) is a major hurdle to poxvirus
Scientists have known for many years that the well-studied vaccinia poxvirus
uses two proteins to inhibit the protein kinase R response.
This study ("Poxvirus
infection in a cat with presumptive human transmission," Veterinary Dermatology, 2011) describes a case of cowpox infection in a cat and transmission to a caretaker.
In South America a few studies on the isolation of poxvirus
have been published since the eradication of smallpox.
A phase I-II clinical trial with JX-594, a targeted and GM-CSF-armed oncolytic poxvirus
, by the intratumoral injection in patients with liver tumors [Poster A156].
infections have been present since antiquity with the first evidence of smallpox (the best known poxvirus
) found in Egyptian mummies of the 18th Dynasty (1580-1350 B.C.).