vesiculovirus


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Related to vesiculovirus: Swine vesicular disease
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Noun1.vesiculovirus - an animal virus that causes vesicular stomatitis
Rhabdoviridae - a family of arborviruses carried by arthropods
animal virus - an animal pathogen that is a virus
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RNA Polymerase (L) gene and genome terminal sequence of ephemeroviruses bovine ephemeral virus and Adelaide river virus indicate a clise relationship to vesiculovirus. Virus Res., 70: 87-95.
* Distinct Lineage of Vesiculovirus from Big Brown Bats, United States
It is a vesicular disease caused by Vesiculovirus member of family Rhabdoviridae having two serotypes namely, New Jersey and Indiana.
Vesicular stomatitis viras (VSV) is a viral agent belonging to the order Mononegavirales, family Rhabdoviridae, genus Vesiculovirus. Besides its economical importance for the livestock, VSV represents a sanitary threat since it causes a disease that is clinically similar to foot and mouth disease in cattle and pigs (RIET-CORREA et al., 1996).
The Vesiculovirus Piry infection generates human disease characterized by rapid onset, high fever, headache, chills, photophobia, myalgia, dizziness, and weakness [11] and, in adult mice, a nonlethal CNS infection and injury to the limbic system including the hippocampus [12], a target region of the degenerative process induced by prion disease in mice [13].
Sandflies are also vectors of many viruses belonging to three different genera: (i) the Phlebovirus (family Bunyaviridae) including sandfly fever Sicilian virus (SFSV) (1), sandfly fever Naples virus (SFNV) (1), and Toscana virus (TOSV) (1); (ii) the Vesiculovirus (11-12); and (iii) the Orbivirus (13).