The Dictionary of Virology, Fourth Edition by Brian W.J. Mahy

By Brian W.J. Mahy

Thoroughly revised and up to date take into consideration the recent taxonomy and grouping alterations made by way of the foreign Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses of their eighth file, this e-book offers an authoritative and concise checklist of all viruses affecting vertebrate species, from people to fish. . comprises the recent viruses of clinical or veterinary value that experience emerged seeing that 2001 akin to the recent human coronaviruses, SARS and NL63 and a brand new subtype of influenza (H1N2 . comprises new phrases in virology . vast cross-referencing and illustrative tables extra improve using this ebook

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There is ataxia followed by tremors of the head, somnolence, and often death. Young ducks, turkeys, and pigeons can be infected experimentally but not mammals. Has caused outbreaks of disease in pigeons in Turkey. Virus is present in the excreta and in the eggs which may contain antibodies protective for the chick. Strains vary in virulence. Inoculation of eggs may kill the embryo. Replicates in chick embryo cell cultures. Synonym: epidemic tremor virus. Calnek BW et al (1991) In Diseases of Poultry, Ninth edition, edited by BW Calnek et al.

It is defective, lacking full function of the gag, env, and pol genes necessary for replication. Contains two oncogenes: mil and myc. Synonyms: MH 2 virus; Mill Hill virus 2. Alexander RW et al (1979) J Natl Cancer Inst 62, 359 Begg AM (1927) Lancet II, 912 Hu SSF and Vogt PK (1979) Virology 92, 278 avian diarrhea virus Synonym for infectious enteritis virus. See also blue comb virus. avian encephalomyelitis-like virus (AEV) A tentative species in the genus Hepatovirus. The complete genome RNA sequence (7032 nt) shows 39% amino acid identity with hepatitis A virus.

1) Intracytoplasmic particles within the ground substance of the cytoplasm where they may form large paranuclear 33 Australian X-disease virus masses within or close to the Golgi area. They are typically seen in mouse mammary tumor cells but are also present in cells of lymphomas in mice with the mammary tumor virus. They are intermediates in the assembly of B- or D-type virions. (2) Intracisternal A particles (IAP) which appear in uninfected rodent-derived cells, budding from the inner surface of the cisternae of the endoplasmic reticulum.

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