The Bunyaviridae



Publisher: Plenum Press in New York

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Richard M. Elliott.
SeriesThe Viruses
ContributionsElliott, Richard M.
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LC ClassificationsQR398.7 .B86 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 337 p. :
Number of Pages337
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Open LibraryOL967767M
ISBN 100306451786
LC Control Number96004224

Viruses of the family Bunyaviridae contain a 3-segmented, single-stranded, negative-sense RNA genome. They are divided into five genera, of which four are known to include human pathogens—Orthobunyavirus, Phlebovirus, Hantavirus, and Nairovirus. These viruses are found throughout the world and are transmitted between vertebrate hosts and to humans through the bite of . The family Bunyaviridae has more than members that are distributed among five genera or remain to be classified. The genus Orthobunyavirus is the most diverse bunyaviral genus with more than viruses that have been assigned to more than 18 serogroups based on serological cross-reactions and limited molecular-biological characterization. Bunyaviridae is a large family of mainly arthropod-borne viruses (arborviruses) with several significant veterinary pathogens. Bornaviridae has only one species and horses and sheep appear to be the principal natural hosts. Bunyaviridae Bunyaviridae is the largest family of vertebrate viruses. The ICTV Report is a freely available, online resource, that updates and replaces previous ICTV Reports that had been available as printed books. The starting point for the current Report (also previously referred to as the Online, 10th Report) is the ICTV 9th Report, published in ICTV Study Groups, consisting of leading experts in the.

Taxonavigation []. Regnum: Virus Group V: ssRNA(-) Ordo: Bunyavirales Familia: Peribunyaviridae Genera: Herbevirus – Orthobunyavirus – Pacuvirus – Shangavirus. A Novel Bunyavirus in China. This article has no abstract; the first words appear below. To the Editor: Yu et al. (April 21 issue) 1 report the emergence of an infectious disease in central. Family: Bunyaviridae Chapter Version: ICTV Ninth Report; Taxonomy Release Virion properties Morphology. Morphological properties vary among viruses in each of the five genera; however, virions generally are spherical or pleomorphic, 80– nm in diameter, and display surface glycoprotein projections of 5–10 nm which are embedded in a lipid bilayered envelope approximately 5 nm thick. The family Bunyaviridae is the largest family of viruses and includes many known human, animal, and plant pathogens. The clinical diseases produced in humans range from acute febrile illnesses, such as sandfly fever, to more distinct clinical syndromes such as California encephalitis (CE), Rift Valley fever (RVF), Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF), hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome Cited by:

Bunyavirales. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better. What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better. Bunyaviridae es una gran familia de virus principalmente transmitidos por artrópodos, con varios patógenos de importancia veterinaria. La familia Bornaviridae solo tiene una especie y los caballos y ovejas parecen ser su principales hospedadores naturales. Bunyaviridae. Bunyaviridae es la familia más grande de virus de vertebrados.   The Bunyaviridae family is the largest family of RNA viruses with more than named isolates. Viruses in the family are divided into five genera (Orthobunyavirus, Phlebovirus, Nairovirus, Hantavirus, and Tospovirus) on the basis of serological, molecular, antigenic, and Author: Alexander N. Freiberg, Dennis A. Bente, James W. Le Duc.

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Comment: Former Library book. Book is in good shape; moderate signs of wear on the cover and binding% Money Back Guarantee. Book is in good shape; moderate signs of wear on the cover and binding% Money Back : Richard M. Elliott. `I found the review of the basic biology of organisms fascinating and the volume difficult to put down.

serves as an invaluable resource not only for those involved in the study of the Bunyaviridae, but indeed for those other negative stranded RNA viruses such as the Arenaviruses and Orthomyxoviruses. The Bunyaviridae by Richard M. Elliott,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Search within book.

Front Matter. Pages i-xix. PDF. History, Classification, and Taxonomy of Viruses in the Family Bunyaviridae.

Charles H. Calisher. The Bunyaviridae Concluding Remarks and Future Prospects. Richard M. Elliott. Pages Back Matter.

Pages PDF. About this book. Brand new Book. The Bunyaviridae is the largest family of RNA viruses, with over isolates worldwide distributed into five genera (i.e., Hantavirus, Orthobunyavirus, Nairovirus, Tospovirus, and Phlebovirus).

Many of these viruses are significant human or agricultural pathogens. The increasing number of reports on new emerging bunyaviruses. The Bunyaviridae is a large and diverse family of viruses whose members infect a wide range of arthropod vectors and animal or plant hosts. Bunyaviruses are distributed worldwide and their promiscuous use of an impressive variety of arthropod vectors amplifies the potential for bunyaviruses to increase their prevalence and geographic range given the right environmental or man-made conditions.

In this book, a panel of international experts review the most important findings, providing a timely and coherent overview of the field. All five genera i.e. Orthobunyavirus, Hantavirus, Nairovirus, Plebovirus and Tospovirus, are covered in seperate chapters. Bunyaviruses are responsible for a number of febrile diseases in humans and other vertebrates.

They have either a rodent host or an arthropod vector and a vertebrate host. Bunyaviridae is a family of arthropod-borne or rodent-borne, spherical, enveloped RNA viruses. The Bunyaviridae are a very large The Bunyaviridae book of single-strand, enveloped RNA viruses (more than viruses) and consists of five genera of viruses: Orthobunyavirus, Phlebovirus, Nairovirus, Hantavirus, and Tospovirus (Tospoviruses infect only plants).

They are found in and transmitted by arthropods (e.g. mosquitoes, ticks, sand flies) and rodents, and can occasionally infect humans. Bunyaviridae The Bunyaviridae is a vast family of over RNA viruses grouped into five genera, one of which (the Tospovirus) contains viral pathogens of plants and thus will not be considered further.

Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Caister Academic Press (Aug ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: Be Price: $ Fuelled by the application of omics and reverse genetics technologies, impressive progress has been achieved in the field of molecular and cellular biology of Bunyaviridae in recent years.

In this book, a panel of international experts review the most important findings, providing a timely and coherent overview of the field. All five genera i.e. Orthobunyavirus, Hantavirus, Nairovirus. Bunyavirus, any virus belonging to the family Bunyaviridae.

Bunyaviruses have enveloped virions (virus particles) that are about 80– nm (1 nm = 10 −9 metre) in diameter. The nucleocapsid (consisting of a protein shell, or capsid, and viral nucleic acids) is helical and bunyavirus genome is made up of three segments (large, medium, and small) containing single-stranded.

The Big Picture Book of Viruses: Bunyaviridae. Taxonomy: Comments: At least 7 groups (19 viruses) and 22 ungrouped viruses. Not shown to be antigenically related to members of other Bunyaviridae genera. For most, no biochemical characterisation of the viruses has been reported to confirm their family or generic status.

Description is on the. Recent advances in research on the Bunyaviridae are described in this book compiled from the contributions of 22 researchers.

The taxonomy of the Bunyaviridae is reviewed in the first chapter and the next 5 chapters deal with the molecular biology of the 5 genera making up the family: Bunyavirus, Hantavirus, Nairovirus, Phlebovirus, Tospovirus.

The Bunyaviridae are a relatively newly defined family of arthropod-borne viruses. Of the viruses that have been registered as of in the published and working International Catalogue of Arboviruses (Berge, ; Taylor, ; see Berge et al.,; Karabatsos, ), 95 have been proposed as members of the genus Bunyavirus (Table 1), formerly known as the “Bunyamwera supergroup.

The family Bunyaviridae is a large but perhaps relatively unfamiliar group of viruses (even among virologists) which contains more than members [reviewed in ()].One of the unifying characteristics of these viruses is possession of a tripartite, single-stranded RNA genome.

The three genome segments encode four structural proteins, which make up the virus particle, and perhaps one Cited by: Describes the molecular biology of the Bunyavirus, Hantavirus, Nairovirus, Phlebovirus, and Tospovirus genera; the Bunyaviridae assembly, intracellular transport, and genetics; the Bunyaviridae diseases, including the newly described Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome; and comparative features of the viruses in this family and key aspects of their evolution.

There has been no literature up to now treating the Bunyaviridae in general as a family. The book demonstrates how they are maintained in nature and how they replicate and sometimes cause disease. Examines the biology, molecular biology, and diseases of the Bunyaviridae, and provides information on the genetic characterization and variations of this virus group.

This book deals with the molecular biology of five genera: Bunyavirus, Hantavirus, Nairovirus, Phlebovirus, and Tospovirus. The family Bunyaviridae is a large but perhaps relatively unfamiliar group of viruses (even among virologists) which contains more than members [reviewed in (1)].

Oneofthe uni-fying characteristics ofthesevirusesis possession ofatripartite, single-stranded three genome segments encode four structuralCited by: BUNYAVIRIDAE. A General Introduction has been added to each disease chapter in an attempt to give a brief updated overview of the taxonomic, biological and other characteristics of the virus family or group of bacteria /protozoa that cause disease in livestock and, where relevant, involve wildlife.

As the text of the three-volume book. The chapters deal with the molecular biology of five genera: Bunyavirus, Hantavirus, Nairovirus, Phlebovirus, and Tospovirus. The chapters examine Bunyaviridae assembly and intracelluar protein transport as well as Bunyaviridae genetics.

The contributors discuss the Bunyaviridae diseases, including the hantavirus pulmonary Edition: Ed. The family Bunyaviridae is the most diversified family of RNA viruses. We describe a novel prototypic bunyavirus, tentatively named Gouléako virus, isolated from various mosquito species trapped.

The Bunyaviridae family is comprised of five genera: Nairovirus, Bunyavirus, Hantavirus, Phlebovirus, and Tospovirus [4]. Their genomes consist of three single-stranded negative-sense RNA segments.

The family Bunyaviridae is the largest family of animal viruses and includes many viruses that are known human pathogens. The clinical diseases produced in humans range from acute febrile illnesses, such as sandfly fever, to more distinct clinical syndromes such as California encephalitis (CE), Rift Valley fever (RVF), Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF), hemorrhagic fever with renal Cited by: Bunyavirus definition is - any of a family (Bunyaviridae) of usually spherical or pleomorphic single-stranded RNA viruses usually transmitted by the bite of an arthropod (such as a mosquito) or in the bodily secretions of rodents and including the hantaviruses and the causative agents of Rift Valley fever, sandfly fever, and some forms of encephalitis and hemorrhagic fever.

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Bunyaviridae: (bŭn'yă-vir'i-dē), A family of arboviruses composed of more than virus serotypes and containing at least five genera: Bunyavirus, Hantavirus, Phlebovirus, Nairovirus, and Tospovirus.

Virions in all genera except Hantavirus replicate in arthropods. Virions are nm in diameter, sensitive to lipid solvents and. Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page.

Links to PubMed are also available for Selected by:. The Bunyaviridae are enveloped, negative strand RNA viruses with the helical RNA is in three segments (tripartite) known as the large (L), medium (M) and small (S) segments.

The segments have complementary ends and so hybridize together. They encode: L: .Bunyavirus: Introduction. A subgroup of the arbovirus group of viruses. There are over a hundred diseases in this subgroup.

Some bunyaviruses such as Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever which is spread by ticks, is associated with a high mortality rate. more» Home Diagnostic Testing.bunyavirus: (bun'ya-vī'rŭs), A virus in the genus of the family Bunyaviridae that includes at least types, that is, California encephalitis virus and LaCrosse encephalitis virus.