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*  Hemorrhagic Cystitis in a Liver Transplant Recipient Secondary to BK Virus | ACG Case Reports Journal - An online journal of...
He was eventually diagnosed with BK virus-associated HC.. Introduction. BK viruses belong to a class of viruses called human ... However, BK virus-associated HC has not been described in liver transplant (LT) recipients. We present a case of BK virus- ... BK virus can cause specific syndromes with significant morbidity. Hemorrhagic cystitis (HC) secondary to BK virus in ... 8 This case reflects the emerging pathogenic potential of BK virus and shows the importance of considering BK virus-induced HC ...
http://acgcasereports.gi.org/hemorrhagic-cystitis-in-a-liver-transplant-recipient-secondary-to-bk-virus/
*  Interferon-α and -β Restrict Polyomavirus JC Replication in Primary Human Fetal Glial Cells: Implications for Progressive...
The Polyomavirus family includes two members, BK virus (BKV) and JC virus (JCV), that naturally infect humans. These viruses ... Human endothelial cells allow passage of an archetypal BK virus (BKV) strain � a tool for cultivation and functional studies ... p53 in polyoma virus transformed REF52 cells. Mor, Orna; Read, Moira; Fried, Mike // Oncogene;12/18/97, Vol. 15 Issue 25, p3113 ... To study the genetic variability of these viruses, an evolutionary analysis of the large T antigen, small t antigen, VP1, VP2 ...
http://connection.ebscohost.com/c/articles/26240133/interferon-and-restrict-polyomavirus-jc-replication-primary-human-fetal-glial-cells-implications-progressive-multifocal-leukoencephalopathy-therapy
*  Jc Virus Infection - Articles on Medical Diseases and Conditions
BK virus is also in the polyoma virus group. It appears that infection by both viruses occurs during childhood or adolescence, ... Jc Virus Infection. Jul.26, 2009 in Viral Infections The JC virus belongs to the polyoma virus group of the papovavirus family ... One report applied a homemade nucleic acid probe with PCR amplification to urine of JC virus patients and obtained an excellent ... If a patient becomes immunosuppressed, especially during AIDS, reactivated JC virus can infect lymphocytes, be carried to the ...
http://med-life.net/2009/07/26/jc-virus-infection/
*  Polyoma BK Virus: An Oncogenic Virus?
... Syed Hassan,1 Zaid Alirhayim,1 Syed Ahmed,2 and Syed Amer3 ... Syed Hassan, Zaid Alirhayim, Syed Ahmed, and Syed Amer, "Polyoma BK Virus: An Oncogenic Virus?," Case Reports in Nephrology, ...
https://www.hindawi.com/journals/crin/2013/858139/cta/
*  BK Virus - Automated - QIAGEN
For quantitative detection of BK virus specific DNA using real-time PCR Show details ... QIAsymphony DSP Virus/Pathogen Kit For automated purification of viral nucleic acids or bacterial/pathogen DNA from 1-96 ...
https://www.qiagen.com/fi/products/molecular-diagnostics/infectious-disease/bk-virus-automated/
*  Bk Virus Infection (Inpatient Care) - What You Need to Know
Care guide for Bk Virus Infection (Inpatient Care). Includes: possible causes, signs and symptoms, standard treatment options ... A BK virus (BKV) infection is a common viral infection that usually does not cause problems. The virus normally remains ... Antiviral medicine may be used to kill the BK virus.. *Antirheumatic drugs may be used to help your immune system and kill the ... A kidney biopsy is a procedure to remove a small amount of tissue from your kidney to see if you are infected with the BK virus ...
https://www.drugs.com/cg/bk-virus-infection-inpatient-care.html
*  BK virus (Clinical Condition) - ONA
How does BK virus cause disease? * What other clinical manifestations may help me to diagnose and manage BK virus associated ... BK virus is a human polyomavirus that resides in the kidneys of up to 90% of healthy individuals. Reactivation of the BK virus ... BK virus PCR is checked in the blood every 4 weeks until BK virus is completely suppressed. Studies have shown decreased ... In a patient with BK virus associated diseases, what if a rise of BK serology is detected? *. A rise of BK serology is ...
https://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/infectious-diseases/bk-virus-clinical-condition/article/610719/
*  BK virus (Clinical Condition) - Renal and Urology News
How does BK virus cause disease? * What other clinical manifestations may help me to diagnose and manage BK virus associated ... BK virus is a human polyomavirus that resides in the kidneys of up to 90% of healthy individuals. Reactivation of the BK virus ... BK virus PCR is checked in the blood every 4 weeks until BK virus is completely suppressed. Studies have shown decreased ... BK Virus Screening in Transplant Patients May Be Suboptimal. *Active Surveillance for BK Virus May Help Minimize Nephropathy in ...
https://www.renalandurologynews.com/infectious-diseases/bk-virus-clinical-condition/article/610718/
*  QBK - Clinical: BK Virus, Molecular Detection, Quantitative, PCR, Plasma
Simian virus 40 (SV-40), JC virus (JCV), and BK virus (BKV). SV-40 naturally infects rhesus monkeys but can infect humans, ... DNA-containing viruses and include 3 closely related viruses of clinical significance: ... Simian virus 40 (SV-40), JC virus (JCV), and BK virus (BKV). SV-40 naturally infects rhesus monkeys but can infect humans, ... To supplement the above data, 30 negative plasma and urine specimens were spiked with BK virus (BKV)-positive control plasmid ...
https://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Clinical+and+Interpretive/83187
*  Anti-BK Virus Immune Response and Kidney Transplantation - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Anti-BK Virus Immune Response and Kidney Transplantation (BKv). The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion ... BK virus infections are very frequent during months following a kidney transplantation: a viral reactivation is observed for ... Role of Specific Immune Cellular Response in the Control of BK Virus Infection: Prospective Study, Monocentric and Longitudinal ...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01109186?recr=Open&intr=kidney+transplantation&rank=19
*  Anti-BK Virus Immune Response and Kidney Transplantation - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Anti-BK Virus Immune Response and Kidney Transplantation (BKv). The safety and scientific validity of this study is the ... BK virus infections are very frequent during months following a kidney transplantation: a viral reactivation is observed for ... Role of Specific Immune Cellular Response in the Control of BK Virus Infection: Prospective Study, Monocentric and Longitudinal ...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01109186?recr=Open&intr=kidney+transplantation&rank=15
*  Kidney Patient Guide • View topic - BK virus
I have 3 different viruses post transplant - BK virus, EB virus and CM virus and they knew I had at least one of these at low ( ... BK virus. by olive » Thu May 19, 2016 5:39 pm Hi everyone, im new to this group can anyone tell me about the bk virus as ive ... How are you all going witb the bk virus? He has me to ask you all....when he was first told he had BK he had a sore throat and ... BK virus. This is the forum for the Kidney Patient Guide. We welcome feedback about the site and any information that may be of ...
http://www.kidneypatientguide.org.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?p=72776
*  Early Events during BK Virus Entry and Disassembly | Journal of Virology
BK virus (BKV) is a member of the Polyomaviridae family, which also includes the well-studied simian virus 40 (SV40) and human ... Discovery and epidemiology of the human polyomaviruses BK virus (BKV) and JC virus (JCV). Adv. Exp. Med. Biol. 577:19-45. ... Early Events during BK Virus Entry and Disassembly. Mengxi Jiang, Johanna R. Abend, Billy Tsai, Michael J. Imperiale ... Early Events during BK Virus Entry and Disassembly Message Subject (Your Name) has forwarded a page to you from Journal of ...
https://jvi.asm.org/content/83/3/1350?ijkey=714a0f9d8f984f744336fd192a5bd32723c4efc4&keytype2=tf_ipsecsha
*  BK Virus, Quantitative PCR
BK Virus DNA, Quant Source. PROMPT. N. 31208-2. 2002302. BK Virus DNA, Quant copy/mL. Resultable. N. cpy/mL. XXXXXXXXX. 48309-9 ... BK Virus DNA, Quant Interp. Resultable. N. 47251-4. For questions regarding the Interface Map, please contact interface.support ... BK Virus DNA, Quant copy/mL. 48309-9. * Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is ... BK Virus DNA, Quantitation. Resultable. N. log. X.X. 43201-3. 0093241. ...
http://ltd.aruplab.com/Tests/Pub/0090067
*  BK virus - Wikipedia
The BK virus was first isolated in 1971 from the urine of a renal transplant patient, initials B.K. The BK virus is similar to ... The BK virus is a member of the polyomavirus family. Past infection with the BK virus is widespread, but significant ... Overview of the BK virus MicrobiologyBytes: Polyomaviruses Reploeg MD, Storch GA, Clifford DB (July 2001). "Bk virus: a ... a disease called BK nephropathy. From 1-10% of renal transplant patients progress to BK virus associated nephropathy (BKVAN) ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BK_virus
*  Donor-derived and BK virus positive urologic cancers after renal transplantation
... Hellström, Vivan Uppsala University, ... Five of eleven cancers of the urinary tract were BK-virus positive. Allograft immune response against these tumours offer new ...
http://uu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:916458
*  BK virus as a mediator of graft dysfunction following kidney transplantation
BK virus is a significant risk factor for kidney allograft dysfunction and loss among renal transplant recipients. Currently, ... BK can also be seen in the native kidneys of pancreas, heart, lung and liver transplant recipients, suggesting that BK ... Early screening for BK combined with reduction of immunosuppression remains the mainstay of treatment for BK viraemia. New ... In this review, we discuss diagnostic challenges and current treatment options for BK in kidney transplant recipients. ...
https://insights.ovid.com/cootr/201708000/00075200-201708000-00004
*  JCM | Free Full-Text | Higher Incidence of BK Virus Nephropathy in Pediatric Kidney Allograft Recipients with Alport Syndrome
BK viremia was defined as a BK viral load ,100 copies/mL in blood. Among 168 patients assessed for BK virus status, 30 patients ... Every patient with BK viremia and Alport syndrome developed BKVN, while only 11.1% of patients with BK viremia progressed to ... The study investigated the incidence, risk factors, and clinical outcomes of BK viremia and BKVN in a Korean population of ... BKVN was defined as biopsy-proven BKVN or plasma BK viral loads ,10,000 copies/mL for ,3 weeks. ...
https://www.mdpi.com/2077-0383/8/4/491
*  BK-virus progressive multifocal leukoencephalitis in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus | Springer for Research &...
BK virus (BKV) is a ubiquitous virus and its primary infection is generally asymptomatic. It occurs in childhood [2] and, as ... Reploeg MD, Storch GA, Clifford DB (2001) BK virus: a clinical review. Clin Infect Dis 33:191-202CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar ... Gupta N, Lawrence RM, Nguyen C, Modica RF (2015) Review article: BK virus in systemic lupus erythematosus. Pediatr Rheumatol 13 ... Hix JK et al (2004) Delirium in a renal transplant recipient associated with BK virus in the cerebrospinal fluid. ...
https://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10072-018-3413-3
*  RePub, Erasmus University Repository: BK virus nephropathy in an immunodeficient patient with chronic lymphocytic leukemia
... pathogenic role for BK virus in native kidneys of immuno-compromised CLL patients and indicate a role for quantitative BK virus ... BK virus, Chronic lymphocytic leukemia, Leflunomide, Native kidney, Nephropathy, Viral load Persistent URL. dx.doi.org/10.1016/ ... Study design: Quantitative BK virus DNA in plasma and relevant immune parameters were recorded in one CLL patient with BKVN and ... BK virus nephropathy in an immunodeficient patient with chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Publication. Publication. Journal of ...
https://repub.eur.nl/pub/24421
*  Primary Human Renal-Derived Tubular Epithelial Cells Fail to Recognize and Suppress BK Virus Infection
... ... BK polyomavirus (BKV)-associated nephropathy is a threat to kidney allograft survival affecting up to 15% of renal transplant ... Human primary TEC and peripheral blood mononuclear cells were infected with BKV Dunlop strain or other viruses. Moreover, TEC ... BKV infection of primary human TEC did not induce an antiviral response, whereas infection with influenza A virus, herpes ...
https://insights.ovid.com/trans/201708000/00007890-201708000-00018
*  Bk Virus DNA, Quantitative Real-Time PCR, Plasma - Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute of Valencia
THIS TEST IS USED TO DETERMINE THE PRESENCE OF BK VIRUS DNA IN PATIENT'S SPECIMENS. DETECTION OF THE VIRUS IN THESE SPECIMENS ... AND NOT THE HOST'S REACTION TO THE VIRUS. POLYOMAVIRUS BK DNA DETECTION IN URINE OR PLASMA IS ASSOCIATED WITH AN INCREASED RISK ... MAY BE INDICATIVE OF AN ACTIVE INFECTION, AS PCR DETECTS THE PRESENCE OF THE VIRUS, ...
http://specialtylabs.com/tests/details.asp?id=11274
*  Serum Antibodies to JC Virus, BK Virus, Simian Virus 40, and the Risk of Incident Adult Astrocytic Brain Tumors | Cancer...
Shah K. V. Polyoma viruses (JC virus, BK virus, and simain virus 40) and human cancer Goedert J. J. eds. . Infectious Causes of ... Serum Antibodies to JC Virus, BK Virus, Simian Virus 40, and the Risk of Incident Adult Astrocytic Brain Tumors. Dana E. M. ... Genomic sequences of the human polyomaviruses, JC virus (JCV) and BK virus (BKV), and simian virus 40 (SV40) have been reported ... Serum Antibodies to JC Virus, BK Virus, Simian Virus 40, and the Risk of Incident Adult Astrocytic Brain Tumors ...
http://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/12/5/460.full