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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 fever is a viral disease caused by positive sense single stranded ribonucleic acid (RNA) virus belonging to family Flaviviridae, genus Flavivirus.
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).
Pestiviruses are highly variable RNA viruses within the family Flaviviridae.
Dengue virus (DENV) is a member of the genus Flavivirus, family Flaviviridae.
Dengue infection is an arboviral infection caused by dengue virus that is taxonomically classified in the Family Flaviviridae and genus Flavivirus (Fatima et al.
Hepatitis C virus is a single stranded RNA virus of Flaviviridae family.
Hepatitis C virus belongs to the hepacivirus genus within the Flaviviridae family.
As dengue and Zika are both part of the Flaviviridae family transmitted through a common mosquito host, the researchers wanted to know how vaccinating for one would affect the incidence of the other.
2 HCV is single-stranded (ss) RNA enveloped virus, which is being placed in family flaviviridae.
The virus is closely related to other viruses in the family Flaviviridae such as West Nile, dengue, and yellow fever.
Japanese encephalitis is a viral disease caused by an enveloped single stranded positive sense RNA virus of the genus Flavivirus family Flaviviridae.