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*  Mayaro virus disease
"Reverse transcription-PCR-enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for rapid detection and differentiation of alphavirus infections". ... "Imported Mayaro virus infection in the Netherlands". The Journal of Infection. 61 (4): 343-5. doi:10.1016/j.jinf.2010.06.009. ... The MAYV infection can be confirmed by laboratory testing such us virus isolation, RT-PCR and serology. The virus isolation in ... Infection with Mayaro virus causes an acute, self-limited dengue-like illness of 3-5 days' duration. The causative virus, ...
*  Alphavirus
... infections are spread by insect vectors such as mosquitoes. Once a human is bitten by the infected mosquito, the ... Alphaviruses, like all other group IV viruses, have a positive sense, single-stranded RNA genome. There are thirty alphaviruses ... Another branch of research involving alphaviruses is in vaccination. Alphaviruses are apt to be engineered to create replicon ... The alphavirus can also get into the CNS where it is able to grow and multiply within the neurones. This can lead to ...
*  Semliki Forest virus
It is an Alphavirus found in central, eastern, and southern Africa. The Semliki Forest virus is a positive-stranded RNA virus ... Atkins, G. J.; Sheahan, B. J.; Dimmock, N. J. (1985). "Semliki Forest virus infection of mice: A model for genetic and ... Alphavirus Sindbis virus Chikungunya Mancini, E. J.; Clarke, M.; Gowen, B. E.; Rutten, T.; Fuller, S. D. (2000). "Cryo-electron ... Only one lethal human infection has been reported. In this one case, the patient was speculated to be immunodeficient and ...
*  Alphavirus infection
... may be caused by a Sindbis virus infection, and result in a cutaneous eruption of multiple, erythematous, ... Alphavirus Skin lesion James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical ...
*  Sindbis virus
Alphavirus infection MicrobiologyBytes: Togaviruses CDC: Pogosta disease and Sindbis virus Sindbis virus-ICTVdB-The Universal ... Sindbis virus (SINV) is a member of the Togaviridae family, in the alphavirus subfamily. The virus was first isolated in 1952 ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Animal: Fish: Conditions and Diseases
Alphavirus Infections in Salmonids: A Review Salmonid alphaviruses (SAVs) are serious pathogens of farmed Atlantic salmon and ... Kidney Diseases: Mycobacterial Infection and Nocardiosis Provides images of stained sections of diseased tissue showing the ... Streptococcosis results from infection by gram-positive cocci, such as the bacterium Lactococcus garvieae. This article ... Provides information on this bacterial infection of warm-water fish, its transmission, signs and prevention. ...
*  Zika fever
... and alphavirus infections (e.g., chikungunya, Mayaro, Ross River, Barmah Forest, O'nyong'nyong, and Sindbis viruses)." In small ... cytomegalovirus infection, lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus infection, and herpes simplex virus. Some tests should be ... Infections in pregnant women can spread to the baby. Diagnosis is by testing the blood, urine, or saliva for the presence of ... It may involve infection of the primary neural stem cells of the fetal brain, known as neural progenitor cells. The main roles ...
*  List of cutaneous conditions
Alphavirus infection Asymmetric periflexural exanthem of childhood (unilateral laterothoracic exanthem) B virus infection ... Cutaneous group B streptococcal infection Cutaneous Pasteurella hemolytica infection Cutaneous Streptococcus iniae infection ... Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare complex infection Mycobacterium haemophilum infection Mycobacterium kansasii infection ... Acanthamoeba infection Amebiasis cutis Ant sting Arachnidism Baker's itch Balamuthia infection Bedbug infestation (bedbug bite ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C02)
... alphavirus infections MeSH C02.782.930.100.370 --- encephalomyelitis, equine MeSH C02.782.930.100.370.162 --- encephalomyelitis ... deltaretrovirus infections MeSH C02.782.815.200.260 --- enzootic bovine leukosis MeSH C02.782.815.200.470 --- htlv-i infections ... rubulavirus infections MeSH C02.782.580.600.680.500 --- mumps MeSH C02.782.580.830 --- rhabdoviridae infections MeSH C02.782. ... cardiovirus infections MeSH C02.782.687.207 --- common cold MeSH C02.782.687.359 --- enterovirus infections MeSH C02.782. ...
*  IFITM1
IFITM proteins did not affect alphaviruses, arenaviruses and murine leukaemia virus infection. Potential mechanisms.IFITM ... IFITM proteins also are able to inhibit several other enveloped viruses infection that belong to different virus families. ... "IFITM3 inhibits influenza A virus infection by preventing cytosolic entry". PLoS Pathog. 7 (10): e1002337. doi:10.1371/journal. ...
*  Chikungunya
"Persistent chronic inflammation and infection by Chikungunya arthritogenic alphavirus in spite of a robust host immune response ... The type-1 interferon response seems to play an important role in the host's response to chikungunya infection. Upon infection ... The differential diagnosis may include infection with other mosquito-borne viruses, such as dengue or malaria, and infection ... "Infection of myofibers contributes to the increased pathogenicity during infection with an epidemic strain of Chikungunya Virus ...
*  Polyarthritis
... and lupus erythematosus but can also be caused by infection with an alphavirus such as chikungunya virus and Ross River virus. ... is the most widely distributed of the alphaviruses causing polyarthritis, though infection is usually mild or asymptomatic. It ... Alphavirus Polyarthritis Syndrome has an incubation period of 3-21 days, depending on the specific virus, with either a gradual ... This condition is termed alphavirus polyarthritis syndrome. Sindbis virus, which is endemic in Northern Europe, Africa, the ...
*  Ross River (Queensland)
... tropical disease caused by infection by the Ross River Virus, a mosquito-borne alphavirus. In 1959, a Aedes vigilax mosquito ... There have been major outbreaks of the disease in all Australian states through mosquito-borne infection with Ross River Virus ...
*  2015-16 Zika virus epidemic
Zika infections in adults can result in Guillain-Barré syndrome. Prior to this outbreak, Zika was considered a mild infection, ... Symptoms are similar to other flaviviruses such as dengue fever or the alphavirus that causes chikungunya, but are milder in ... "As first imported case of Zika virus infection identified in Taiwan, Taiwan CDC to list Zika virus infection as Category II ... Zika virus infection at the Pan American Health Organization Zika Virus at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...
*  C. J. Peters
He and his colleague Ilya Frolov are developing alphavirus replicon vectored RVF vaccines for use in livestock and ultimately ... His arenavirus research concentrates on the effects of infection on cellular function, particularly those molecular ...
*  Getah virus
The Getah virus is a mosquito-borne arbovirus in the Alphavirus genus. The virus was first isolated in Malaysia in 1955 from ... Nemoto M, Bannai H, Tsujimura K, Kobayashi M, Kikuchi T, Yamanaka T, Kondo T (2015). "Getah Virus Infection among Racehorses, ... In pigs, the virus causes miscarriage; symptoms occurred 1-3 days after experimental infection. Though the virus does not ... Zhai, You-gang (2008). "Complete sequence characterization of isolates of Getah virus (genus Alphavirus, family Togaviridae) ...
*  Duck plague
Similar Alphaviruses use gC protein to aid in binding the virion to the cell and gD to stabilize it, if required. gB, gD, gH, ... The means of infection influences which tissues will be affected first and the incubation time before symptoms show. Typically ... If host organisms survive primary infection, they enter a latent stage lasting up to 4 years. Latent stage leads to vertical ... Entrance to host cells begins infection, and is largely controled by the US 2 viral protein. Envelope fusion with the plasma ...
*  Dengue virus
54: Alphaviruses (Togaviridae) and Flaviviruses (Flaviviridae)". In Baron S. Medical Microbiology (4th ed.). University of ... Despite the prior assumptions, D7 can modulate the host cell and act against the virus to prevent virus infection. ... The activation of autophagy and ER stress during infection enhances virus reproduction. RASIGA The DENV genome is about 11000 ... April 2003). "DC-SIGN (CD209) mediates dengue virus infection of human dendritic cells". J. Exp. Med. 197 (7): 823-9. doi: ...
*  Arbovirus
Tambyah, P. A.; Koay, E. S. C.; Poon, M. L. M.; Lin, R. V. T. P.; Ong, B. K. C.; Transfusion-Transmitted Dengue Infection Study ... Group A denoted members of the genus Alphavirus, Group B were members of the genus Flavivirus, and Group C remains as the Group ... The majority of infections, however, are asymptomatic. Among cases in which symptoms do appear, symptoms tend to be non- ... In humans, symptoms of arbovirus infection generally occur 3-15 days after exposure to the virus and last 3 or 4 days. The most ...
*  Everglades virus
Most clinical cases of infection occur in and around the city of Miami. Symptoms of infection include: Enlarged, tender lymph ... Everglades virus (EVEV) is an alphavirus included in the Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus complex. The virus circulates ... "Everglades virus infection in man, 1975". Southern Medical Journal. 73 (11): 1548. doi:10.1097/00007611-198011000-00044. PMID ... "Experimental Everglades Virus Infection of Cotton Rats (Sigmodon hispidus)". Emerging Infectious Diseases. 10 (12): 2182-2188. ...
*  Barmah Forest virus
... is an RNA virus in the Alphavirus genus. This disease was named after the location in Northern Victoria ... Although there is no specific treatment for infection with the Barmah Forest virus, the disease is non-fatal and most infected ... Direct contact with an infected person or animal does not cause infection. The virus is hosted mainly by marsupials, especially ... Hueston, L.; Toi, C. S.; Jeoffreys, N.; Sorrell, T.; & Gilbert, G. (2013). "Diagnosis of Barmah Forest virus infection by a ...
*  Neglected tropical diseases
Helminth infections, as the most common infection of humans, are often found to be in multi-infection systems. For example, in ... Chikungunya virus is a member of the genus Alphavirus and family Togaviridae. The word chikungunya is from the Makonde which ... There are 50-100 million dengue virus infections annually. Dengue fever is usually not fatal, but infection with one of four ... Cysticercosis is a tapeworm larvae infection, while taeniasis is infection with adult tapeworms . Both are found in Asia, ...
*  Brome mosaic virus
The alphavirus-like superfamily includes more than 250 plant and animal viruses including Tobacco mosaic virus, Semliki forest ... The dicistronic RNA3 (2.1 kb) encodes for two proteins, the 3a protein (involved in cell-to-cell migration during infection) ... The methyltransferase domain shows sequence similarity to other alphavirus m7G methyltransferases and guanyltransferases, ... in the alphavirus-like superfamily. BMV commonly infects Bromus inermis (see Bromus) and other grasses, can be found almost ...
*  Middelburg virus
Alphaviruses utilize the clathrin-mediated endocytic pathway. Since presence of the Alphavirus does not have an effect on the ... There have also been rare cases in horses where MIDV infection has led to jaundice, laminitic stance, and aborted pregnancy. ... There is a similar group of Alphavirus known as the New World Alphaviruses that also share much in common with MIDV. These ... Middelburg virus (MIDV) is an Alphavirus of the Old World Group that has likely endemic and zoonotic potential... It is of the ...
*  Russell J. Howard
This discovery led to a rapid, sensitive, inexpensive and reliable diagnostic test for malaria infection that the NIH licensed ... antigen library immunisation using polynucleotides encoding flavivirus and alphavirus; multivalent antigenic polypeptides; and ... Marsh, K., and Howard, R.J.: Antigens induced on erythrocytes by natural Plasmodium falciparum infections: Expression of ...
*  Ross River virus
Infection. 43 (2): 229-230. doi:10.1007/s15010-014-0695-0. "Ross River virus infection - Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention". ... The alphaviruses are a group of small enveloped single-strand positive-sense RNA viruses. RRV belongs to a subgroup of "Old ... The RRV infection is characterised by very high fever, pain in the joints, loss of appetite and weakness. Hydration by ... Ross River fever is also known as Ross River virus infection or Ross River virus disease. The Ross River virus is named after ...