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*  Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections | GreenMedInfo | Disease
... influenza A, human rhinovirus and herpes virus simplex 1. Aug 01, 2001. ... Formaldehyde-inactivated respiratory syncytial virus vaccine in the 1960s caused enhanced respiratory disease in both humans ... Diseases : Haemophilus influenzae, Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1, Influenza A, Influenza B , Respiratory Syncytial Virus ... Fresh ginger (Zingiber officinale) has anti-viral activity against human respiratory syncytial virus in human respiratory tract ...
  http://www.greenmedinfo.com/disease/respiratory-syncytial-virus-infections
*  Human metapneumovirus - Wikipedia
"Rates of Hospitalizations for Respiratory Syncytial Virus, Human Metapneumovirus, and Influenza Virus in Older Adults". The ... A licensed vaccine for humans is still many years distant. The Department of Virology of Erasmus MC, Rotterdam in the ... It is the second most common cause after human respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) of lower respiratory infection in young ... "Seroepidemiologies of Human Metapneumovirus and Respiratory Syncytial Virus in Young Children, Determined with a New ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_metapneumovirus
*  Human Metapneumovirus: Practice Essentials, Background, Pathophysiology
... like human respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), is classified in the Pneumovirinae subfamily of the Paramyxoviridae family. ... However, hMPV is most closely genetically related to avian metapneumovirus (formerly called turkey rhinotracheitis virus). ... respiratory syncytial virus, or influenza virus in infants. Pediatrics. 2007 Aug. 120(2):e410-5. [Medline]. ... with hMPV the first in this genus to cause disease in humans. Although it is hypothesized that the human virus originated from ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/237691-overview
*  Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial to assess the safety and effectiveness of a novel dual-action oral...
Prior influenza vaccination had no effect on study outcome. This randomized proof-of-concept clinical trial demonstrated that ... Secondary objectives were to evaluate safety, tolerability, rate of virus detection, acceptability and adherence; effect on URI ... ARMS-I is patented novel formulation for the prevention and treatment of influenza, comprising a broad-spectrum antimicrobial ... Influenza, coronavirus or rhinovirus were detected in three participants; all in the placebo group. Moreover, frequency of post ...
  https://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-2177-8
*  Microbiologists find defense molecule that senses respirato... ( SAN ANTONIO Texas U.S.A. A cellular...)
... respiratory,viruses,biological,biology news articles,biology news today,latest biology news,current biology news,biology ... 23, by the journal Nature Immunology, could lead to new therapies for human respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and influenza A ( ... since frequent mutation of this gene has been found in humans," he said. ... SAN ANTONIO, Texas, U.S.A. A cellular molecule that not only can sense two common respiratory viruses but also can direct cells ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/biology-news-1/Microbiologists-find-defense-molecule-that-senses-respiratory-viruses-9672-1/
*  Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
... Online Medical Reference - from definition and diagnosis through risk factors, treatments ... respiratory syncytial virus, Coxsackie virus, human metapneumovirus, and influenza virus accounting for most cases.1 Group A ... Annual influenza epidemics result from the transmission of a mutated influenza virus for which most humans do not have immunity ... Similar tests are also available for adenovirus, respiratory syncytial virus, human metapneumovirus and parainfluenza virus. ...
  http://www.clevelandclinicmeded.com/medicalpubs/diseasemanagement/infectious-disease/upper-respiratory-tract-infection/
*  Avian influenza A virus (H7N7) associated with human conjunctivitis and a fatal case of acute respiratory distress syndrome |...
... respiratory syncytial virus, influenza B virus, human metapneumovirus, cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex virus 2, HIV, Puumala ... Influenza A viruses of subtype H5N1 also caused severe respiratory disease in humans in Hong Kong in 1997 and 2003, including ... Avian influenza A virus (H7N7) associated with human conjunctivitis and a fatal case of acute respiratory distress syndrome. ... Avian influenza A viruses (AIV) pose the threat of initiating new pandemics in humans because the human population is ...
  http://www.pnas.org/content/101/5/1356.long
*  Codagenix snags grant to develop vaccine for foot-and-mouth disease | Newsday
... such as influenza, respiratory syncytial virus and the dengue virus. ... Codagenix will use the "exact same approach" it has with human viruses to work on foot-and-mouth disease, Coleman said. ... with early-phase clinical testing on humans expected to begin sometime in the next 12 months. ... He likens his company's process to making an exact copy of a souped-up sports car, or in the case of vaccinations, a wild virus ...
  https://www.newsday.com/business/codagenix-snags-grant-to-develop-vaccine-for-foot-and-mouth-disease-1.10495606
*  Frontiers | Mucosal Resident Memory CD4 T Cells in Protection and Immunopathology | Immunology
... barrier surfaces and in other non-lymphoid and lymphoid sites in humans and mice. Many studies have focused on the role of CD8 ... barrier surfaces and in other non-lymphoid and lymphoid sites in humans and mice. Many studies have focused on the role of CD8 ... CD8 T cells specific for influenza and respiratory syncytial virus are found in higher frequencies within human lungs than in ... In humans, CD4 T cells specific for multiple viral epitopes localize to the uterine cervix (42, 43, 60) and this resident ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fimmu.2014.00331/full
*  Transmission (medicine) - Wikipedia
... influenza, parainfluenza virus, adenovirus, respiratory syncytial virus, human metapneumovirus), Bordetella pertussis, ... In mammals, including humans, it occurs also via breast milk. Infectious diseases that can be transmitted in this way include: ... Taking an example from the respiratory route, from an evolutionary perspective viruses or bacteria that cause their host to ... It was found that the frequency of influenza-related web searches as a whole rises as the number of people sick with influenza ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transmission_(medicine)
*  Negative-sense single-stranded RNA virus - Wikipedia
Many highly prevalent human pathogens such as the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), parainfluenza viruses, influenza viruses, ... A few viruses known to infect humans include Marburg virus, Ebola, measles, mumps, rabies, and influenza. Lassa virus ( ... Influenza (Orthomyxoviridae) Measles (Paramyxoviridae) Mumps virus (Paramyxoviridae) Human respiratory syncytial virus ( ... Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Hepatitis C Virus, and Influenza Virus". The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 281 (13): 8305-7. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Negative-sense_single-stranded_RNA_virus
*  Influenza-like illness - Wikipedia
... human respiratory syncytial virus, adenoviruses, and human parainfluenza viruses). Less common causes of ILI include bacteria ... Influenza in humans is subject to clinical surveillance by a global network of more than 110 National Influenza Centers. These ... the influenza virus is not present (see figure). In the United States during the 2008-9 influenza season through 18 April, out ... of patients with a clear influenza-like illness actually have influenza. Samples are respiratory samples, usually collected by ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Influenza-like_illness
*  Common cold - Wikipedia
... influenza viruses (10-15%), adenoviruses (5%), human respiratory syncytial virus, enteroviruses other than rhinoviruses, human ... The common cold is the most frequent infectious disease in humans. The average adult gets two to three colds a year, while the ... The respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), on the other hand, is contracted by direct contact and airborne droplets. It then ... Human parainfluenza virus typically results in inflammation of the nose, throat, and bronchi. In young children when it affects ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_cold
*  RNA virus - Wikipedia
Influenza (Orthomyxoviridae) Measles (Paramyxoviridae) Mumps virus (Paramyxoviridae) Human respiratory syncytial virus ( ... The double-stranded (ds)RNA viruses represent a diverse group of viruses that vary widely in host range (humans, animals, ... Mumps virus, Nipah virus, Hendra virus, and Newcastle disease virus Family Pneumoviridae - includes Human respiratory syncytial ... virus Extra small virus Jingmen tick virus Le Blanc virus Nesidiocoris tenuis virus 1 Nylanderia fulva virus 1 Orsay virus ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RNA_virus
*  Influenza - Wikipedia
October 2007). "Human and avian influenza viruses target different cells in the lower respiratory tract of humans and other ... Hall CB (June 2001). "Respiratory syncytial virus and parainfluenza virus". N. Engl. J. Med. 344 (25): 1917-28. doi:10.1056/ ... influenza B virus. Influenza B almost exclusively infects humans and is less common than influenza A. The only other animals ... "Detection of influenza C virus but not influenza D virus in Scottish respiratory samples". J Clin Virol. 74: 50-53. doi:10.1016 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Influenza
*  Pneumococcal Infections
... viruses, especially influenza virus (in season), adenovirus, or respiratory syncytial virus; Mycobacterium tuberculosis; fungi ... Despite the undisputed role of S. pneumoniae as a major pathogenic bacterium for humans, the great majority of adults with ... Varicella-zoster virus *Epstein-Barr Virus Infections, Including Infectious Mononucleosis. *Cytomegalovirus and Human ... Respiratory virus infection, chronic pulmonary disease, or heart failure compromises these mechanisms, predisposing to the ...
  http://www.gkhub.info/pneumococcal-infections.html
*  Lactic Acid Bacteria Can Protect Against Influenza A Virus, Study Finds - News Hub
Influenza virus can cause severe respiratory disease in humans. Although vaccines for seasonal influenza viruses are readily ... to design and develop effective vaccines against viral diseases such as influenza virus and respiratory syncytial virus, to ... Pandemic outbreaks and air transmission can rapidly cause severe disease and claim many more human lives worldwide. This occurs ... on influenza viruses.. Mice pretreated with DK128 intranasally and infected with influenza A virus showed a variety of immune ...
  http://news.gsu.edu/2017/12/13/lactic-acid-bacteria-can-protect-influenza-virus-study-finds/
*  Novel Investigations of Flavonoids as Chemopreventive Agents for Hepatocellular Carcinoma
S.-C. Ma, J. Du, P. P.-H. But et al., "Antiviral Chinese medicinal herbs against respiratory syncytial virus," Journal of ... W. Dong, X. Wei, F. Zhang et al., "A dual character of flavonoids in influenza A virus replication and spread through ... H.-N. Li, F.-F. Nie, W. Liu et al., "Apoptosis induction of oroxylin A in human cervical cancer HeLa cell line in vitro and in ... Therefore, studies on their toxicity/side effects in both animals and humans should be a future direction. A randomized, double ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/bmri/2015/840542/
*  Antiviral drug - Wikipedia
... other viruses such as respiratory syncytial virus, parainfluenza virus and adenoviruses can cause them too. Rhinoviruses also ... Nitazoxanide inhibits a broad range of influenza A and B viruses including influenza A(pH1N1) and the avian A(H7N9) as well as ... Japanese encephalitis virus and human immunodeficiency virus in cell culture assays. Clinical trials have indicated a potential ... These "targets" should generally be as unlike any proteins or parts of proteins in humans as possible, to reduce the likelihood ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antiviral_drug
*  CureVac - Wikipedia
... technology platform in the development of a prophylactic vaccine to protect against respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), adding ... Dec 2012). "Protective efficacy of in vitro synthesized, specific mRNA vaccines against influenza A virus infection". Nat ... The basic principle of the company's proprietary technology is the use of mRNA as a data carrier to instruct the human body to ... Since 2008, CureVac has applied its mRNA technology in more than 350 humans in seven clinical trials in eleven countries, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CureVac
*  Specialized pro-resolving mediators - Wikipedia
... and/or decrease in survival in experimental models of respiratory syncytial virus disease, Lyme disease, Toxoplasma gondii ... "The specialized proresolving mediator 17-HDHA enhances the antibody-mediated immune response against influenza virus: a new ... Cells and, indeed, humans treated with aspirin form the 15R-hydroxy Epimer lipoxins of these two 15S-lipoxins viz., 15-epi-LXA4 ... Human cells synthesize LxA4 and LxB4 by serially metabolizing arachidonic acid (5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z-eicosatrienoic acid) with a) ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Specialized_pro-resolving_mediators