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enterovirus

[‚ent·ə·rō′vī·rəs]
(virology)
One of the two subgroups of human picornaviruses; includes the polioviruses, the coxsackieviruses, and the echoviruses.
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Until now, there have been no effective vaccines against EV71.
Hand, foot and mouth disease is caused by many other viruses, such as Coxsackievirus A16 and even other strains of EV71, so this vaccine could not eliminate the disease.
For lethal EV71 challenge, each ten-day-old mouse was intraperitoneally (i.
We described 4 EV outbreaks in South Korea during 1999-2011: aseptic meningitis caused by EV71 in 2000, by E13 in 2002, by CB5 in 2005, and by E30 in 2008 (25-27).
As in many studies of human enterovirus A strains, lack of complete genome sequences for most serotypes, with the possible exception of EV71, limits interpretation of results for recombination analysis (10,11).
Although the disease is typically of short duration, there has been an increase in severe HFMD cases, including central nervous system involvement, associated with EV71.
As previously announced, the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) issued a site inspection notification for the commercial production facilities of the Company's EV71 vaccine candidate.
We report here a fatal case of EV71 rhombencephalitis in an immunocompromised adult who was receiving rituximab therapy.
Since no vaccine is currently available to protect our children, we believe that, as a leading vaccine developer in China, it is our responsibility to engage in the development of a vaccine against EV71.
We have submitted all required supplementary documentation for our EV71 vaccine candidate and are in the final stages of the approval process.
In Thailand, the viruses predominately associated with HFMD have been EV71 and CAV16 (7,8); to our knowledge, CAV6 has not been implicated.
Once the on-site inspection and sample testing are successfully completed, Sinovac will receive the new drug certificate, production license and GMP license to begin commercial production of its EV71 vaccine.