parainfluenza virus


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parainfluenza virus

(ˌpærəˌɪnflʊˈɛnzə)
n
(Pathology) any of a group of viruses that cause respiratory infections with influenza-like symptoms, esp in children
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Noun1.parainfluenza virus - a virus that causes upper respiratory infection (including the common cold and bronchiolitis); most often in children
adenovirus - any of a group of viruses including those that in humans cause upper respiratory infections or infectious pinkeye
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This vaccination will also typically contain the Adenovirus and Parainfluenza virus of dogs.
The authors were able to show that EPs[R] 7630 at concentrations up to 100 [micro]g/ml interfered with replication of seasonal influenza A virus strains (H1N1 and H3N2), respiratory syncytial virus, human coronavirus, parainfluenza virus, and coxsackievirus but did not affect replication of highly pathogenic avian influenza A virus (H5N1), adenovirus, or rhinovirus.
Respiratory syncytial virus and parainfluenza virus infections in the immunocompromised host.
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Specimens were tested by real-time PCR and rRT-PCR for the following agents (13): influenza A and B viruses, human metapneumovirus, respiratory syncytial virus, adenovirus, parainfluenza virus (types 1, 2, 3, and 4), enterovirus, rhinovirus, and Mycoplasma spp.
Using genetic engineering, he and his team of researchers inserted a nonviral piece of the rabies virus into parainfluenza virus 5, called PIV5, which is a virus that causes respiratory infection in dogs.
Although the Parainfluenza Virus 3 bug - responsible for most cases of cold and croup-type symptoms - does not usually cause harm in healthy adults or children, sick and premature babies being treated in the neonatal unit are more susceptible.
Determination of virus-induced cytopathogenic effects and virus titres revealed that EPs [R] 7630 at concentrations up to 100 [micro]g/ml interfered with replication of seasonal influenza A virus strains (H1N1, H3N2), respiratory syncytial virus, human coronavirus, parainfluenza virus, and coxsackie virus but did not affect replication of highly pathogenic avian influenza A virus (H5N1), adenovirus, or rhinovirus.
The Nipah and Hendra viruses are members of the genus Henipavirus, a new class of virus in the Paramyxoviridae family, which includes the measles and the human parainfluenza virus (HPIV) that causes pediatric respiratory disease.
Some of the many antigens to consider are corona virus, parainfluenza virus, Lyme disease, various strains of leptospira, giardia, West Nile virus, canine influenza virus, bordetella bacterin, and others.
Among the infectious organisms that have been proposed are Yersinia enterocolitica, cytomegalovirus (CMV), human herpesvirus (HHV), varicella-zoster virus, parainfluenza virus, and Epstein-Barr virus (EBV).