Densovirus


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Densovirus

[‚den·sō′vī·rəs]
(virology)
A genus of the animal virus family Parvoviridae whose virion is nonenveloped, with deoxyribonucleic acid single-stranded; replicates autonomously.
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Discovery and molecular characterization of an ambisense densovirus from South American populations of Solenopsis invicta.
Some DNVs typically infect during the larval stage and are lethal, however, in this study researchers suggest that the Anopheles gambiae densovirus (AgDNV) may infect at low levels during early life and replicate to lethal levels at adult age.
The virus Periplaneta fuliginosa densovirus has been proposed for the control of the smoky-brown cockroach, P.
Potential of Periplaneta fuliginosa densovirus asa biocontrol agent for smoky-brown cockroach, P.
Other pathogens, like Densovirus, do not appear to affect vector fecundity when transmitted by this mechanism (40).
The JcDNV vector came from a parvovirus, Junonia coenia densovirus, which infects the common buckeye butterfly, Junonia coenia.
sigillatus) when our supplier switched species because of rearing problems associated with Acheta domesticus densovirus (AdDNV; Szelei et al.