vesicular stomatitis


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vesicular stomatitis

n.
An acute infectious disease of cattle, swine, and horses resembling foot-and-mouth disease, caused by any of several rhabdoviruses of the genus Vesiculovirus, thought to be transmitted by biting insects.
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Noun1.vesicular stomatitis - a disease of horses, cattle, swine, and occasionally human beingsvesicular stomatitis - a disease of horses, cattle, swine, and occasionally human beings; caused by the vesiculovirus
stomatitis - inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth
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Single-dose live-attenuated vesicular stomatitis virus-based vaccine protects African green monkeys from Nipah virus disease.
It is very difficult to distinguish this disease clinically from foot and mouth disease, vesicular stomatitis and swine vesicular disease.
Grdzelishvili, "Vesicular stomatitis virus as a flexible platform for oncolytic virotherapy against cancer," The Journal of General Virology, vol.
ViraT develops oncolytic cancer vaccines based on a chimeric virus derived from the Vesicular Stomatitis Virus, so called VSV-GP.
VSV-Zebov is based in part on a genetically engineered version of Vesicular stomatitis virus (VSV), which primarily affects rodents, cattle, swine, and horses.
Weakened vesicular stomatitis virus or pathogen found in livestock with one of its genes replaced with Ebola virus was used on this vaccine model.
KUWAIT, July 26 (KUNA) -- The State of Kuwait has barred imports of horses and cattle from Texas, the United States, due to reports about break-up of Vesicular Stomatitis.
Working with other agencies, scientists in the ARS Foreign Animal Disease Research Unit (FADRU), at Plum Island, also keep diseases like ASF, classical swine fever, and vesicular stomatitis at bay.
They examined the altered mice in the context of three different types of viral infections: LCMV (lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus), VSV (vesicular stomatitis virus), and influenza.

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