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Related to Rhabdoviridae: Filoviridae, rhabdovirus, lyssavirus
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Noun1.Rhabdoviridae - a family of arborviruses 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
vesiculovirus - an animal virus that causes vesicular stomatitis
rhabdovirus - any of a group of arboviruses including those causing rabies
lyssavirus - a neurotropic non-arbovirus of the family Rhabdoviridae that causes rabies
family - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more genera; "sharks belong to the fish family"
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The objectives of this research are, first, to set up specific ISH techniques for the detection of viruses in FFPE tissues, including members of the families Asfarviridae, Bunyaviridae, Coronaviridae, Flaviviridae, Rhabdoviridae, Orthomyxoviridae, and Paramyxoviridae.
The Rhabdoviridae family includes pathogens of various animal species, humans, and plants.
The mosquitoes showed a wide-spectrum susceptibility to arboviruses which included members of the family Togaviridae, Flaviviridae, Rhabdoviridae and Bunyaviridae.
1) The rabies virus is a negative strand RNA-virus belonging to the genus Lyssavirus, family Rhabdoviridae of the order Mononegavirales.
Rabies is an acute fatal encephalitis caused by neurtropic viruses in the genus Lyssavirus(, family Rhabdoviridae.
Bovine ephemeral fever is caused by the bovine ephemeral fever virus (BEFV), a member of the genus Ephemerovirus in the family Rhabdoviridae [14,16].
Chandipura virus (CHPV) is a vesiculovirus in the Rhabdoviridae family.