vesicular stomatitis virus


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vesicular stomatitis virus

[və¦sik·yə·lər ‚stō·mə′tīd·əs ‚vī·rəs]
(virology)
A virus in the genus Vesiculovirus, family Rhabdoviridae, the causative agent of vesicular stomatitis.
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Ebert, "Syncytia induction enhances the oncolytic potential of vesicular stomatitis virus in virotherapy for cancer," Cancer Research, vol.
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Resistance to influenza virus and vesicular stomatitis virus conferred by expression of human MxA protein.
Table 7-18 Vesiculoviruses Geographic Virus Type Location Vesicular Stomatitis Virus type 1 (Indiana) U.S.
The cDNA and vector were rescued by transfecting the mouse cells with packaging vector and vesicular stomatitis virus G (VSV G).
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The rVSV?G-LASV-GPC Vaccine is based on an attenuated strain of vesicular stomatitis virus that has been modified to express a Lassa fever virus protein that plays an essential role in establishing virus infection.
The collaboration is aimed at jointly developing a new generation oncolytic virus therapy platform and to investigate the company's lead candidate VSV-GP (Vesicular Stomatitis Virus (VSV) glycoprotein (GP)).
The experimental vaccine is based on a genetically modified and attenuated vesicular stomatitis virus (VSV), a virus that mainly affects cattle.
Ebola vaccines are also well underway in preclinical research, through non-replicating viral vectors platforms (chimpanzee adenovirus Ad3), viral-vectored vaccines (vesicular stomatitis virus, or modified vaccinia Ankara), recombinant adenovirus vector platform (Ad 26 & Ad 35), or adjuvanted virus-like particles.

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