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poxvirus

[′päks‚vī·rəs]
(virology)
A deoxyribonucleic acid-containing animal virus group including the viruses of smallpox, molluscum contagiosum, and various animal pox and fibromas.
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Phylogenetic analysis of Chinese Sheep pox and goat poxvirus isolates.
used goat poxvirus as a vector for expressing H (rCPV -PPRVH) and F gene (rCPV PPRVF) of PPR virus and in accordance to the previous reports rCPV -PPRVH was found to be a more potent inducer of virus neutralizing antibodies compared to rCPV -PPRVF.
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Poxvirus Infections, complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
2), which is suggestive of acute hepatic necrosis or uremia, either condition, which could indicate that the poxvirus was impacting the liver.
Biosecurity and disinfection measures were based on the physicochemical properties of the virus of the Poxvirus genus.
It is the principal poxvirus causing human disease.
Alem disso, os poxvirus sao resistentes em condicoes ambientais (FLEMMING & MERCER, 2007), e essa caracteristica provavelmente facilitou a infeccao dos animais que utilizavam a mesma pastagem.
Keywords: Molluscum contagiosum, Poxvirus, Virus diseases.
Previous research had demonstrated that a host-defense protein called protein kinase R (PKR) is a major hurdle to poxvirus infection.
Scientists have known for many years that the well-studied vaccinia poxvirus uses two proteins to inhibit the protein kinase R response.
In South America a few studies on the isolation of poxvirus have been published since the eradication of smallpox.
A phase I-II clinical trial with JX-594, a targeted and GM-CSF-armed oncolytic poxvirus, by the intratumoral injection in patients with liver tumors [Poster A156].