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27-30) BK virus, a polyoma virus shown to be present in the urothelium of a high percentage of immune-competent adults, is thought to be responsible for diseases in immunocompromised hosts.
JC and BK virus sequences are not detectable in leukaemic samples from children with common acute lymphoblastic leukaemia.
Based on 218 urine specimens and 319 blood specimens from 242 patients, the study showed that up to 26% of patients with suspected BK virus infection could have a JC virus infection or coinfection.
One of these viruses, BK virus, can affect how your kidney works and cause your transplanted kidney to fail.
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Age-specific seroprevalence of Merkel cell polyomavirus, BK virus, and JC virus.
Chimerix's lead product candidate, CMX001, is a broad spectrum, oral nucleotide analog lipid-conjugate that blocks replication of double-stranded DNA (dsDNA) viruses, including cytomegalovirus (CMV), adenovirus (AdV), BK virus and herpes simplex virus.
4) BK virus reactivation can give rise to hemorrhagic cystitis, ureteritis, or PVAN (5);the first 2 may occur under various conditions of immune suppression, but PVAN is much more common in patients who have undergone renal transplantation, although it is also reported sporadically in recipients of solid organ transplant and patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
The goal of cutting back on using anti-rejection drugs would allow the body's immune system to become strong enough to fight off the BK virus, the researchers said.
scientific director of TriCore Reference Laboratories and co-chairman of the Clinical Virology Symposium, will review current methods for the qualification of BK virus and other quantitative viral monitoring assays.
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