Nodamura virus

Nodamura virus

[¦nō·də¦mu̇r·ə ‚vī·rəs]
(virology)
The type species of the Nodavirus genus, it infects mammals and insects. Abbreviated NOV.
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Small interfering RNAs as specific antiviral weapons The researchers infected mouse embryonic stem cells with two viruses, the encephalomyocarditis virus (EMCV) and the Nodamura virus (NoV).
They have been studying the more well-known human viruses, but Nodamura virus infection of mice proves to be the best model.