borna disease

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borna disease

(ˈbɔːnə)
n
(Veterinary Science) vet science a viral disease of mammals, esp horses, caused by a member of the Flaviviridae and characterized by the development of encephalitis
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Variegated Squirrel Bornavirus 1 in Squirrels, Germany and the Netherlands
Persistent neuronal viral infections, such as Bornavirus or Herpesviruses alter neuronal function, sometimes without overt immune response.
Absence of evidence for bornavirus infection in Sc hizophrenia, bipolar disorder and major depressive disorder.
Nervous system diseases (n = 58) were caused by parasite migration (presumptive Baylisascaris species), listeriosis, aspergillosis, West Nile virus, bornavirus, peripheral neuropathy and congenital malformation.
Now Keizo Tomonaga of Osaka University in Japan and colleagues have found copies of the bornavirus N gene inserted in at least four locations in the human genome.
Avian Bornavirus in Free-Ranging Psittacine Birds, Brazil
To detect hematologic and blood chemistry changes during the development of PDD and a possible correlation with clinical signs and the virological status, six African grey parrots (Psittacus erithacus) were infected experimentally with parrot bornavirus 4 (PaBV-4) by subcutaneous route.
Pathology and diagnosis of avian bornavirus in Canada Geese [Branta canadensis), Trumpeter Swans (Cygnus buccinator) and Mute Swans (Cygnus olor) in Canada: a retrospective study.
Investigation of different infection routes of parrot bornavirus in eockatiels.
Avian Bornavirus and ProventricularDilatation Disease