Reoviridae


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Reoviridae

[‚rē·ə′vir·ə‚dī]
(virology)
A family of ribonucleic acid (RNA)-containing viruses characterized by an unenveloped icosahedral virion containing a genome of 10-12 segments (depending on the genus) of double-stranded RNA, hosts include vertebrates, invertebrates, and plants.
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Os rotavirus sao membros da familia Reoviridae e apresentam uma morfologia esferica com simetria icosaedrica, cerca de 100 mm de diametro e capside viral constituido por tres camadas proteicas concentricas (14).
The many types and subtypes of RV form the genus Rotavirus in the Reoviridae family.
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Rotaviruses, members of the Reoviridae family, are the single most important aetiological agents of severe diarrhoea in infants and young children worldwide (1-3).
Rotaviruses are a double-stranded RNA virus, belonging to the family Reoviridae, and consist of a triple-layered protein shell in an icosahedral or wheel-like shape.
RV belongs to the genus Rotavirus under the family Reoviridae is non-enveloped, icosahedral particles consisting of eleven segments of double stranded RNA (dsRNA) enclosed in a triple-layered protein capsid (Broor et al.
African horse sickness (AHS) is a severe, often fatal disease of equids that is caused by AHS virus (AHSV), a member of the genus Orbivirus, family Reoviridae (1).
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The rotavirus belongs to the Reoviridae family, exhibits icosahedral symmetry, it is not enveloped and was first identified by electron microscopy by Bishop et al.
Los rotavirus, clasificados como un genero dentro de la familia Reoviridae, poseen simetria icosaedrica, no tienen envoltura lipidica y dentro de su triple cubierta proteica se encuentra su genoma de once segmentos de RNA bicatenario (5).