Flaviviridae


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Noun1.Flaviviridae - a family of arboviruses carried by 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
flavivirus - animal viruses belonging to the family Flaviviridae
family - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more genera; "sharks belong to the fish family"
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Dengue is caused by a virus of the Flaviviridae family and there are 4 distinct, but closely related, serotypes of the virus that cause dengue (DEN-1, DEN-2, DEN-3 and DEN-4).
Una vez que se tuvo el dengue, la persona se vuelve inmune, pero solo para uno de los cuatro serotipos distintos: DEN-1, DEN-2, DEN-3 y DEN-4 del virus de la familia Flaviviridae que causan esta enfermedad, ya que la infeccion secuencial, es decir, de algun otro de la serie, puede derivar en el dengue hemorragico.
It is a mosquito-borne, single positive-stranded RNA virus of the family Flaviviridae; genus Flavivirus.
CSFV, a positive-sense RNA virus (family Flaviviridae, genus Pestivirus) is divided into 3 major genotypes (1-3) and several subgenotypes (3,4).
Zika virusu, Flaviviridae ailesi Flavivirus cinsine ait artropod kaynakli bir virustur (1).
Every year about 350,000 persons die due to infection with HCV4 which is a small enveloped, single stranded RNA virus, classified as a separate genus hepacivirus in the Flaviviridae family5.
The genetic makeup of the virus includes a single standard RNA virus present mainly in flaviviridae (3).
Hepatitis-C virus (HCV) is an RNA virus member of the family Flaviviridae. Global prevalence of HCV is 2.5%.5 Seroprevalence in general population of Pakistan is 6.8%.6 The prevalence of HCV among HD patients varies greatly by geographic area (4% to 59% in different countries) throughout the world.
Zika virus belongs to a family of Flaviviridae and the genus Flavivirus viruses and the name initiated from the Zika forest of Uganda in 1947.
ZIKV is a positive-sense, single-stranded RNA virus that belongs to the Flaviviridae family, Flavivirus genus, and is transmitted primarily by Aedes mosquitos (1).
Dengue virus (DENV) consists of four serotypes (DENV 1 to 4), is the member of flaviviridae family, genus flavivirus.
The Zika virus belongs to the Flaviviridae family of viruses, which includes dengue, yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis and West Nile viruses.