Phlebovirus


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Phlebovirus

[′flē·bə‚vī·rəs]
(virology)
A genus of the family Bunyaviridae that causes sandfly fever.
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tropica, in the El Hanchane district in the center of Morocco, and to detect Leishmania DNA and phlebovirus RNA in sandflies using the internal transcribed spacer 1 (ITS1) gene system and a generic nested RT-PCR, respectively.
Kirim Kongo kanamali atesine neden olan Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever virus (CCHFV), Bunyaviridae ailesi icerisinde yer alir, bu aile icerisinde 300'den fazla virus bulunmaktadir ve bes ayri gruba ayrilir; Orthobunyavirus, Hantavirus, Phlebovirus, Nairovirus ve Tospovirus (2).
Toscana virus is a ribonucleic acid envelope virus from the family Bunyaviridae and genus Phlebovirus.
Severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome (SFTS) is an emerging hemorrhagic fever caused by SFTS virus (SFTSV), a newly discovered phlebovirus in the family Bunyaviridae (1,2).
3,4) A few sand fly species have been associated with Phlebovirus and other viruses, (3-6) and only one, Lutzomyia verrucarum (Townsend) sensu lato, can transmit the bacterium Bartonella bacilliformis (Strong, Tyzzer, Brues, Sellards and Gastiaburu) causing bartonellosis (Oroya fever, Carrion's disease) in the Andean Region of South America.
Several tick species are reported to transmit severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome virus, a closely related phlebovirus found in eastern Asia (11).
In 2012, Heartland virus became the first phlebovirus associated with human infection described in the United States.
Consensus amplification and novel multiplex sequencing method for S segment species identification of 47 viruses of the Orthobunyavirus, Phlebovirus, and Nairovirus genera of the family Bunyaviridae.
Punique virus, a novel phlebovirus, related to sandfly fever Naples virus, isolated from sandflies collected in Tunisia.
Severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome (SFTS) is an emerging hemorrhagic fever caused by SFTS virus (SFTSV), a recently discovered phlebovirus in the family Bunyaviridae (1).
The syndrome is caused by the SFTS virus (SFTSV) (genus Phlebovirus, family Bunyaviridae).