arterivirus

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Related to Arteriviridae: Picornaviridae, Astroviridae

ar·ter·i·vi·rus

 (är-tîr′ĭ-vī′rəs)
n.
Any of a genus of RNA viruses, including species that cause equine arteritis and swine infertility.

[From (equine) arteri(itis) virus, the type virus of the genus.]
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It is produced by a RNA virus of the Arteriviridae family of the Nidoviral order that includes three other virus; the porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRVS), the simian hemorrhagic fever virus (SHFV) and the murine lactate dehydrogenase elevating virus (LDV) (1).
La enfermedad es causada por un virus ARN de cadena sencilla, perteneciente al orden Nidovirales, familia Arteriviridae, genero Arterivirus, grupo Nidovirus [15].
Producida por un virus ARN monocatenario de polaridad + del orden Nidovirales, familia Arteriviridae genero Arterivirus, cuyas principales caracteristicas son su enorme variabilidad genetica y antigenica, sus propiedades inmunomoduladoras y su capacidad para inducir infecciones persistentes.
PRRSV is an enveloped, positive-strand RNA virus of the family Arteriviridae.