hepadnavirus


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Related to hepadnavirus: picornavirus, Hepacivirus
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Noun1.hepadnavirus - a group of animal DNA viruses including viruses of ducks and woodchucks and squirrels and others as well as the virus causing hepatitis B in humans
animal virus - an animal pathogen that is a virus
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Recently, evidence of a likely third genus was found with the discovery of a new fish hepadnavirus (2).
The hepatitis B virus (HBV) is noncytopathic, hepatotropic members of the hepadnavirus (HBV) families that cause acute and chronic necroinflammatory liver disease and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).
Occult lifelong persistence of infectious hepadnavirus and residual liver inflammation in woodchucks convalescent from acute viral hepatitis.
Qi et al., "Alpha-interferon suppresses hepadnavirus transcription by altering epigenetic modification of cccDNA minichromosomes," PLoS Pathogens, vol.
Orthohepadnavirus and Avihepadnavirus are two well-characterised hepadnavirus genera [93, 94].
Treatment of chronic hepadnavirus infection in a woodchuck animal model with an inhibitor of protein folding and trafficking.
Hepatitis B virus is an enveloped virus that belongs to the family of hepadnavirus. It contains a circular genome with partially double-stranded DNA.
HBV is a noncytopathic human hepadnavirus that causes acute and chronic hepatitis and hepatocellular carcinoma [5].
En modelos in vitro de hepatitis C tambien se ha evaluado la actividad inhibitoria de la glicosilacion ejercida por derivados inminoazucares de la 1-deoxinojirimicina, la cual ha demostrado tener efecto antiviral al igual que en otros modelos de flavivirus y hepadnavirus (Jacob et al., 2007).