*  Negative-sense single-stranded RNA virus
... includes Measles virus, Mumps virus, Nipah virus, Hendra virus, and NDV Family Pneumoviridae - includes RSV and Metapneumovirus ... A few viruses known to infect humans include Marburg virus, Ebola, measles, mumps, rabies, and influenza. Lassa virus ( ... Marburg Virus (Filoviridae) Ebola virus (Filoviridae) Influenza (Orthomyxoviridae) Measles (Paramyxoviridae) Mumps virus ( ... parainfluenza viruses, influenza viruses, Ebola virus, Marburg virus are included within the NSV. The life cycle of NSV has a ...
*  Mumps
... is a viral disease caused by the mumps virus. Initial signs and symptoms often include fever, muscle pain, headache, and ... The mumps virus is an enveloped single-stranded, linear negative-sense RNA virus of the Rubulavirus genus and Paramyxovirus ... Before the introduction of the mumps vaccine, the mumps virus was the leading cause of viral meningoencephalitis in the United ... since its introduction there has been a steady decrease in the incidence of mumps and mumps virus infection. There were 151,209 ...
*  Mumps virus
... is the causative agent of mumps, a well-known common childhood disease characterised by swelling of the parotid ... The mumps virus can infect ependymal cells in the central nervous system. Several strains are used to vaccinate against mumps. ... The mumps virus genome is a linear, single-stranded molecule of negative-sense RNA and 15,384 nucleotides in length. Electron ... Although there is only one serotype of the mumps virus, according to recent update by WHO (June 2012), there are currently 12 ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Pharmacy: Drugs and Medications: M: Mumps Virus Vaccine
"Health ... Mumps Virus Vaccine" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex - ...
*  Albert Coons
Coons AH, Snyder JC: Localization of antigen in tissue cells; antigens of rickettsiae and mumps virus. J Exp Med 1950; 91: 31- ...
*  Mumps vaccine
... s are normally refrigerated, but have a long half-life of 65 days at 23 degrees Celsius. "Mumps virus vaccines" ( ... Hilleman MR, Buynak EB, Weibel RE, Stokes J (February 1968). "Live, attenuated mumps-virus vaccine". The New England Journal of ... Mumps vaccines are vaccines which prevent mumps. When given to a majority of the population they decrease complications at the ... 2002 Mumps (The History of Vaccines) Mumps Immunization. WHO. ... A mumps vaccine was first licensed in 1948; however it only had ...
*  Mumpsvax
Mumps Virus Vaccine Live) Jeryl Lynn Strain" (PDF). Merck Co. Merck Co. (1999). "M-M-R II (Measles, Mumps, and Rubella Virus ... Mumpsvax is a mumps vaccine made of mumps virus. It is a product of Merck & Co., Inc. The vaccine is a component of Merck's ... The mumps virus strains were developed in embryonic hens' eggs and chick embryo cell cultures. The resulting strains of virus ... 2003). "Changes in Mumps Virus Gene Sequence Associated with Variability in Neurovirulent Phenotype". Journal of Virology. 77 ( ...
*  Pericarditis
Viral causes include coxsackievirus, herpesvirus, mumps virus, and HIV among others. Pneumococcus or tuberculous pericarditis ... In the developed world, viruses are believed to be the cause of about 85% of cases. In the developing world tuberculosis is a ...
*  Endocardial fibroelastosis
1971) "Experimental gestational mumps virus infection and endocardial fibroelastosis" Pediatrics 48: 821-828. Ni J, Bowles NE, ... Molecular evidence for the role of mumps virus as an etiologic agent" (Free full text). Circulation. 95 (1): 133-139. doi: ... Noren GR, Adams P Jr., Anderson RC (1963) "Positive skin reactivity to mumps virus antigen in endocardial fibroelastosis" J ... The proponents of mumps as a cause pointed to this as the effect of the recent implementation of widespread mumps immunization ...
*  MMR vaccine
The live viruses require animal or human cells as a host for production of more virus. For example, in the case of mumps and ... 2002). "MUMPSVAX (Mumps Virus Vaccine Live) Jeryl Lynn Strain" (PDF). Merck Co. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2006-08-13 ... Mumps is another viral disease of childhood that was once very common. If mumps is acquired by a male who is past puberty, a ... Vaccines for mumps and rubella became available in 1967 and 1969, respectively. The three vaccines (for mumps, measles, and ...
*  Mumps hemagglutinin-neuraminidase
Lim CS, Chan KP, Goh KT, Chow VT (June 2003). "Hemagglutinin-neuraminidase sequence and phylogenetic analyses of mumps virus ... Mumps hemagglutinin-neuraminidase is a type of hemagglutinin-neuraminidase produced by mumps. Waxham MN, Merz DC, Wolinsky JS ( ... "Intracellular maturation of mumps virus hemagglutinin-neuraminidase glycoprotein: conformational changes detected with ...
*  Jeryl Lynn
... are strains of mumps virus used in the Mumpsvax mumps vaccine made by Merck. The strains are named after Jeryl Lynn ... Maurice Hilleman, was leading efforts to produce a mumps vaccine for Merck. He cultured the mumps virus from her throat, and in ... "Sequence diversity of Jeryl Lynn strain of mumps virus: quantitative mutant analysis for vaccine quality control". Virology. ... In the U.S.A. the Jeryl Lynn strain-based vaccines supplanted the previous, killed virus, vaccine in 1978. Mumpsvax MMR Vaccine ...
*  Testicular immunology
Mumps is a viral disease which causes swelling of the salivary glands and testes. The mumps virus lives in the upper ... human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), dengue fever, Epstein Barr virus-associated infectious mononucleosis, syphilis, leprosy, ... Mumps is generally not serious in children, but in adults, where sperm have matured in the testis, it can cause more severe ... 1]Mumps In-Short. [2]Gonorrhea - CDC Fact Sheet. [3]Chlamydia - CDC Fact Sheet. Restrepo, B.; Cardona-Maya, W. (October 2013 ...
*  Meningitis
... herpes simplex virus 2 and mumps in those not vaccinated for this). Serology (identification of antibodies to viruses) may be ... varicella zoster virus (known for causing chickenpox and shingles), mumps virus, HIV, and LCMV. Mollaret's meningitis is a ... Similarly, immunization against mumps has led to a sharp fall in the number of cases of mumps meningitis, which prior to ... Herpes simplex virus and varicella zoster virus may respond to treatment with antiviral drugs such as aciclovir, but there are ...
*  Coxsackievirus
... es are among the leading causes of aseptic meningitis (the other usual suspects being echovirus and mumps virus ... Coxsackievirus is a virus that belongs to a family of nonenveloped, linear, positive-sense single-stranded RNA viruses, ... In carrying out these experiments, he discovered viruses that often mimicked mild or nonparalytic polio. The virus family he ... Coxsackie A virus causes paralysis and death of the mice, with extensive skeletal muscle necrosis; Coxsackie B causes less ...
*  Hemagglutinin-neuraminidase
... can be found in a variety of paramyxoviruses including mumps virus, human parainfluenza virus 3, ... and the avian pathogen Newcastle disease virus. Types include: Mumps hemagglutinin-neuraminidase Parainfluenza hemagglutinin- ... Hemagglutinin-neuraminidase allows the virus to stick to a potential host cell, and cut itself loose if necessary. ... January 2004). "Structure of the haemagglutinin-neuraminidase from human parainfluenza virus type III". J. Mol. Biol. 335 (5): ...
*  Viral neuraminidase
... such as in mumps virus and human parainfluenza virus. The enzyme helps viruses to be released after budding from the plasma ... Viral neuraminidase is a type of neuraminidase found on the surface of influenza viruses that enables the virus to be released ... This promotes the release of progeny viruses and the spread of the virus from the host cell to uninfected surrounding cells. ... In ideal circumstances, influenza virus neuraminidase (NA) should act on the same type of receptor the virus hemagglutinin (HA ...
*  De Quervain's thyroiditis
Viral causes include Coxsackie virus, mumps and adenoviruses.[citation needed] Some cases develop postpartum[citation needed]. ...
*  Chicken as biological research model
... the chick was used to isolate the mumps virus for vaccine development and it is still used to culture some viruses and ... Culturing virus was once technically difficult. In 1931, Ernest Goodpasture and Alice Miles Woodruff developed a new technique ... of avian sarcoma viruses is present in normal avian DNA". Nature. 260 (5547): 170-173. doi:10.1038/260170a0. Glick, B.; Chang, ... "The Susceptibility of the Chorio-Allantoic Membrane of Chick Embryos to Infection with the Fowl-Pox Virus". American Journal of ...
*  Ernest William Goodpasture
He contributed to understanding the neural spread of herpes viruses, identification of the mumps virus, development of ... Ernest Goodpasture Dead; Developed Vaccine for Mumps: Pathologist's Chicken Embryo Virus Led to Immunization Against Many ... Together with colleagues at Vanderbilt University, he invented methods for growing viruses and rickettsiae in chicken embryos ...
*  Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation
... report of cases of mumps encephalitis which had been associated with MMR vaccine containing the Urabe strain of the mumps virus ... UK to discuss adverse events reported after the administration of the vaccines which contained the attenuated Urabe mumps virus ...
*  Sexual dysfunction
... chemotherapy or childhood exposure to mumps virus, the testes may fail and not produce testosterone. Other hormonal causes of ...
*  Viral meningitis
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV); causes AIDS La Crosse virus Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) Measles Mumps St. ... other viruses can also cause viral meningitis. For instance, West Nile virus, mumps, measles, herpes simplex types I and II, ... Louis encephalitis virus West Nile virus Viral Meningitis is mostly caused by an infectious agent that has colonized somewhere ... Herpes simplex virus, varicella zoster virus and cytomegalovirus have a specific antiviral therapy. For herpes the treatment of ...
*  Dacryoadenitis
Common causes include mumps, Epstein-Barr virus, staphylococcus, and gonococcus. Chronic dacryoadenitis is usually due to ... Mumps can be prevented by immunization. Gonococcus, bacteria can be avoided by the use of condoms. Most other causes cannot be ... If the cause of dacryoadenitis is a viral condition such as mumps, simple rest and warm compresses may be all that is needed. ...
*  George Hirst (virologist)
... mumps and Newcastle disease virus. Although viruses had been shown to infect animals in 1898, research on animal viruses was ... 1950) Receptor destruction by viruses of the mumps-NDV-influenza group. Journal of Experimental Medicine 91: 161-175 (pdf) ... Human influenza virus had first been isolated just a few years earlier. Later, Hirst also studied other vertebrate RNA viruses ... He was the first to discover that viruses can contain enzymes, and the first to propose that virus genomes can consist of ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Respiratory Disorders: SARS
SARS: Global Epidemic from Mutant Virus Causing Pneumonia Article on this infection that was a major risk to world health. Also ... Health Conditions and Diseases Infectious Diseases Viral Mumps 14. Health Conditions and Diseases Infectious Diseases Viral ... It details what is known about the outbreak, the virus, the ensuing panic and known symptoms and treatments. ...