Bunyaviridae


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Related to Bunyaviridae: Arenaviridae, Filoviridae, hantavirus
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Noun1.Bunyaviridae - a large family of arboviruses that affect a wide range of hosts (mainly vertebrates and arthropods)
arborvirus, arbovirus - a large heterogeneous group of RNA viruses divisible into groups on the basis of the virions; they have been recovered from arthropods, bats, and rodents; most are borne by arthropods; they are linked by the epidemiologic concept of transmission between vertebrate hosts by arthropod vectors (mosquitoes, ticks, sandflies, midges, etc.) that feed on blood; they can cause mild fevers, hepatitis, hemorrhagic fever, and encephalitis
family - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more genera; "sharks belong to the fish family"
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Los virus transmitidos por garrapatas (VTG) pertenecen a las familias Flaviviridae, Bunyaviridae, Reoviridae, Asfarviridae y Orthomyxoviridae, y son causantes de diferentes enfermedades en humanos y animales (1).
Jamestown Canyon virus (JCV), a mosquitoborne arbovirus, belongs to the California serogroup (CSG) in the Bunyaviridae family.
The report by NTI also stated North Korea was capable of indigenously producing other agents of biological warfare including Variola major (smallpox), Francisella tularensis (rabbit fever), and Bunyaviridae Hantavirus (Korean hemorrhagic fever).
1 CCHF is a zoonotic, tick borne and viral infection caused by Nairovirus of the Bunyaviridae family; the most genetically diverse form of Arbovirus which remains troublesomely elusive to a vaccine.
De este grupo cabe destacar como patogenos para el ser humano los generos Flavivirus, Alfavirus y los Orthobunyavirus de la familia Bunyaviridae, y dentro de estos ultimos, el virus Oropouche (OROV) de reciente actividad epidemiologica en el continente americano (1,2).
Hantaviruses are a genus within the Bunyaviridae family that can cause HPS, a rare and sometimes fatal respiratory disease in humans.
The virus causing CCHF is a RNA virus which belongs to the genus Nairovirus (this name comes from the Nairobi sheep), in the family Bunyaviridae.
The Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is a widespread disease caused by a tick-borne virus (Nairovirus) of the Bunyaviridae family.
Hantaviruses are a large group of RNA viruses that belong to the family Bunyaviridae.
This virus is a member of the genus Nairovirus in the family Bunyaviridae.
El Virus Heartland (HRTV) es un Bunyaviridae, Phlebovirus que ha surgido recientemente en los Estados Unidos y China como el agente causal de una enfermedad humana caracterizada por trombocitopenia y leucopenia.
In Africa, the HF viruses belong to one of three families, namely the Arenaviridae (Lassa and Lujo viruses), Bunyaviridae (Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) and Rift Valley fever (RVF) viruses) and Filoviridae (Ebola and Marburg viruses).