Association of human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) neutralizing antibodies with antibodies to the HCMV glycoprotein complexes
Human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) causes asymptomatic infections, but also causes congenital infections when women were infected with HCMV during pregnancy, and life-threatening diseases in immunocompromised patien... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 3, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Miho Shibamura, Tomoki Yoshikawa, Souichi Yamada, Takuya Inagaki, Phu Hoang Anh Nguyen, Hikaru Fujii, Shizuko Harada, Shuetsu Fukushi, Akira Oka, Masashi Mizuguchi and Masayuki Saijo Tags: Research Source Type: research

Etiological analysis of virus, mycoplasma pneumoniae and chlamydia pneumoniae in hospitalized children with acute respiratory infections in Huzhou
Acute respiratory infections are a common disease in children with high mortality and morbidity. Multiple pathogens can cause acute respiratory infections. A 2-year survey of hospitalized children was conducte... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 1, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Min Gao, Xing Yao, Wei Mao, Cuifen Shen, Zongxin Zhang, Qiuling Huang, Dawei Cui, Haiyan Sun and Weihua Zou Tags: Research Source Type: research

Association of genotype III of dengue virus serotype 3 with disease outbreak in Eastern Sudan, 2019
Dengue fever (DF) is an arthropod-borne disease caused by dengue virus (DENV). DENV is a member of the genus Flavivirus in the family Flaviviridae. Recently, DENV has been reported as an important emerging infect... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 30, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Mawahib H. Eldigail, Hazem A. Abubaker, Fatima A. Khalid, Tajeldin M. Abdallah, Hassan H. Musa, Mohamed E. Ahmed, Gamal K. Adam, Mustafa I. Elbashir and Imadeldin E. Aradaib Tags: Research Source Type: research

Small molecules block the interaction between porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus and CD163 receptor and the infection of pig cells
Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) is one of the most economically devastating diseases affecting the pork industry globally. PRRS is caused by PRRS virus (PRRSV). Currently there are no effe... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 30, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Chang Huang, Denzil Bernard, Jiaqi Zhu, Radha Charan Dash, Alexander Chu, Alec Knupp, Anna Hakey, M. Kyle Hadden, Antonio Garmendia and Young Tang Tags: Research Source Type: research

SARS-CoV-2: characteristics and current advances in research
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by SARS-CoV-2 infection has spread rapidly across the world and become an international public health emergency. Both SARS-CoV-2 and SARS-CoV belong to subfamily Coronav... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 29, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Yicheng Yang, Zhiqiang Xiao, Kaiyan Ye, Xiaoen He, Bo Sun, Zhiran Qin, Jianghai Yu, Jinxiu Yao, Qinghua Wu, Zhang Bao and Wei Zhao Tags: Review Source Type: research

Oxygen: viral friend or foe?
The oxygen levels organ and tissue microenvironments vary depending on the distance of their vasculature from the left ventricle of the heart. For instance, the oxygen levels of lymph nodes and the spleen are ... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 27, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Esther Shuyi Gan and Eng Eong Ooi Tags: Review Source Type: research

Transmitted drug resistance mutations and subtype diversity amongst HIV-1 sero-positive voluntary blood donors in Accra, Ghana
Detection of HIV-1 transmitted drug resistance (TDR) and subtype diversity (SD) are public health strategies to assess current HIV-1 regimen and ensure effective therapeutic outcomes of antiretroviral therapy ... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 24, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Billal Musah Obeng, Evelyn Yayra Bonney, Lucy Asamoah-Akuoko, Nicholas Israel Nii-Trebi, Gifty Mawuli, Christopher Zaab-Yen Abana and Kwamena William Coleman Sagoe Tags: Research Source Type: research

The role of host eIF2 α in viral infection
eIF2 α is a regulatory node that controls protein synthesis initiation by its phosphorylation or dephosphorylation. General control nonderepressible-2 (GCN2), protein kinase R-like endoplasmic reticulum kinase ... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 23, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Yuanzhi Liu, Mingshu Wang, Anchun Cheng, Qiao Yang, Ying Wu, Renyong Jia, Mafeng Liu, Dekang Zhu, Shun Chen, Shaqiu Zhang, Xin-Xin Zhao, Juan Huang, Sai Mao, Xumin Ou, Qun Gao, Yin Wang & hellip; Tags: Review Source Type: research

Impacts of hepatitis B and hepatitis C co-infection with tuberculosis, a prospective cohort study
This study was conducted to estimate the prevalence, determinants of hepatitis B, hepatitis C and the survival of tuberculosis patients until drug-induced hepatitis. (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 23, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Berhanu Elfu Feleke, Teferi Elfu Feleke, Wondimu Gebrekiros Adane and Abel Girma Tags: Research Source Type: research

Whole genomic analysis of a potential recombinant human adenovirus type 1 in Qinghai plateau, China
Human adenoviruses (HAdVs) are prevalent in patients with respiratory infections, in which recombination has important implications for viral detection and pathogenicity. However, less HAdVs recombination was rep... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 22, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Juan Yu, Shengcang Zhao and Huaxiang Rao Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Comparative effects of Novirhabdovirus genes on modulating constitutive transcription and innate antiviral responses, in different teleost host cell types
Infectious hematopoietic necrosis virus (IHNV) and viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus (VHSV) are highly contagious, pathogenic Novirhabdoviruses affecting fish and are thusly notifiable diseases with the World... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 20, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Bartolomeo Gorgoglione, Jeffery L. Ringiesn, Loc H. Pham, Brian S. Shepherd and Douglas W. Leaman Tags: Research Source Type: research

Full-length genome sequences of the first H9N2 avian influenza viruses isolated in the Northeast of Algeria
H9N2 avian influenza viruses (AIV) has a worldwide geographic distribution and affects poultry of different types of production. H9N2 AIV was first reported in the Northeast of Algeria in April 2017, following... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 17, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Abdelheq Barberis, Amine Boudaoud, Angelina Gorrill, Josianne Loupias, Abdeljelil Ghram, Jihene Lachheb, Nadir Alloui and Mariette F. Ducatez Tags: Research Source Type: research

Seroprevalence of anti-hepatitis E antibodies and antigens among HIV-infected patients in Fars Province, southern Iran
HIV-infected patients have immunological and clinical features that might affect the pathogenesis, as well as the outcome of the HIV/HEV co-infection. The current study aimed to determine the seroprevalence of... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 17, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Reza Shahriarirad, Amirhossein Erfani, Mohammad Rastegarian, Ali Zeighami, Nasir Arefkhah, Fariba Ghorbani, Jamal Sarvari and Bahador Sarkari Tags: Research Source Type: research

Genetic variability, phylogeny and functional implication of the long control region in human papillomavirus type 16, 18 and 58 in Chengdu, China
Long control region (LCR) of human papillomavirus (HPV) has shown multiple functions on regulating viral transcription. The variations of LCR related to different lineages/sub-lineages have been found to affec... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 16, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Liyuan Fang, Xiaoli Lin, Yasi Yang, Zhilin Song, Xianping Ding, Liping Tan and Peng Gao Tags: Research Source Type: research

Influenza A virus NS1 optimises virus infectivity by enhancing genome packaging in a dsRNA-binding dependent manner
The non-structural protein 1 (NS1) of influenza A virus (IAV) is a key player in inhibiting antiviral response in host cells, thereby facilitating its replication. However, other roles of NS1, which are indepe... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 16, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Tim Wai Sha, Michaela Weber, Dacquin M. Kasumba, Takeshi Noda, Masahiro Nakano, Hiroki Kato and Takashi Fujita Tags: Research Source Type: research

Origin and evolution of emerging Liao ning Virus (genus Seadornavirus, family Reoviridae)
Liao ning virus (LNV) is a member of the genus Seadornavirus, family Reoviridae and has been isolated from kinds of vectors in Asia and Australia. However, there are no systematic studies describe the molecular g... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 14, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Jun Zhang, Hong Liu, Jiahui Wang, Jiheng Wang, Jianming Zhang, Jiayue Wang, Xin Zhang, Hongfang Ji, Zhongfeng Ding, Han Xia, Chunyang Zhang, Qian Zhao and Guodong Liang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Detection of low-level HCV variants in DAA treated patients: comparison amongst three different NGS data analysis protocols
Notwithstanding the efforts of direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) for the treatment of chronically infected hepatitis C virus (HCV) patients, concerns exist regarding the emergence of resistance-associated substi... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 13, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Valeria Caputo, Roberta Antonia Diotti, Enzo Boeri, Hamid Hasson, Michela Sampaolo, Elena Criscuolo, Sabrina Bagaglio, Emanuela Messina, Caterina Uberti-Foppa, Matteo Castelli, Roberto Burioni, Nicasio Mancini, Massimo Clementi and Nicola Clementi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Prevalence of human papillomavirus genotypes and precancerous cervical lesions in a screening population in Beijing, China: analysis of results from China ’s top 3 hospital, 2009–2019
This study aims to provide more information to develo... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 13, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Yidi Liu, Qing Ang, Huan Wu, Jingjiang Xu, Defu Chen, Hongyou Zhao, Haolin Liu, Xianghuan Guo, Ying Gu and Haixia Qiu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Rapid and visual detection of milk vetch dwarf virus using recombinase polymerase amplification combined with lateral flow strips
Milk vetch dwarf virus (MDV) is an important ssDNA virus which causes yellowing, stunting and leaf rolling symptoms on legumes. In China, the virus causes great economic losses and has recently been found to i... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 11, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Yuhao Cao, Dankan Yan, Xinyang Wu, Ziqiang Chen, Yuchao Lai, Lanqing Lv, Fei Yan, Jianping Chen, Hongying Zheng and Xuemei Song Tags: Methodology Source Type: research

Prevalence and genotype distribution of HPV and cervical pathological results in Sichuan Province, China: a three years surveys prior to mass HPV vaccination
HPV persistent infection is a strong carcinogenic factor that can induce cervical cancer. Investigation of HPV epidemiology and genotype distribution is of great meaning for the development of cervical cancer ... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 10, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Qing Luo, Ni Jiang, Qiaoyuan Wu, Jiaqiang Wang and Jialing Zhong Tags: Research Source Type: research

Novel transcription regulatory sequences and factors of the immune evasion protein ICP47 (US12) of herpes simplex viruses
Herpes simplex virus (HSV) can cause encephalitis. Its infected cell polypeptide 47 (ICP47), encoded by immediate-early gene US12, promotes immune escape. ICP47 was modified in the clinically approved oncolytic H... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 10, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Jun-Ting Cheng, Ying-Ying Wang, Lin-Zhong Zhu, Ying Zhang, Wen-Qi Cai, Zi-Wen Han, Yang Zhou, Xian-Wang Wang, Xiao-Chun Peng, Ying Xiang, Hui-Yu Yang, Shu-Zhong Cui, Zhaowu Ma, Bing-Rong Liu and Hong-Wu Xin Tags: Research Source Type: research

Reduction of Salmonella contamination on the surface of chicken skin using bacteriophage
Enteric infections caused by Salmonella spp. remain a major public health burden worldwide. Chickens are known to be a major reservoir for this zoonotic pathogen. The presence of Salmonella in poultry farms and a... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 9, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Robert Joseph Atterbury, Adriano Marcelo Gigante, Mar ía de la Salud Rubio Lozano, Ruben Danilo Méndez Medina, Gareth Robinson, Habib Alloush, Paul Andrew Barrow and Vivien Mary Allen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Genotyping of 30 kinds of cutaneous human papillomaviruses by a multiplex microfluidic loop-mediated isothermal amplification and visual detection method
Human papillomaviruses (HPVs), a group of non-enveloped small viruses with double-stranded circular DNA which lead to multiple skin diseases such as benign warts, are commonly seen in clinics. The current HPV ... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 9, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Yining Wang, Ge Ge, Rui Mao, Zhuo Wang, Yu-Zhe Sun, Yu-Guang Du, Xing-Hua Gao, Rui-Qun Qi and Hong-Duo Chen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Longitudinal transcriptomic characterization of viral genes in HSV-1 infected tree shrew trigeminal ganglia
Following acute infection, Herpes Simplex virus-1 (HSV-1) establishes lifelong latency and recurrent reactivation in the sensory neurons of trigeminal ganglia (TG). Infected tree shrew differs from mouse and s... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 8, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Erlin Wang, Yunshuang Ye, Ke Zhang, Jinlong Yang, Daohua Gong, Jianhua Zhang, Renjun Hong, Huan Zhang, Lihong Li, Guijun Chen, Liping Yang, Jianmei Liu, Hanyu Cao, Ting Du, Nigel W. Fraser, Le Cheng & hellip; Tags: Research Source Type: research

The newly emerged COVID-19 disease: a systemic review
Coronaviruses are large family-RNA viruses that belong to the order Nidovirales, family Coronaviridae, subfamily Coronavirinae. The novel COVID-19 infection, caused by a beta coronavirus called SARS-CoV-2, is a n... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 8, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Endeshaw Chekol Abebe, Tadesse Asmamaw Dejenie, Mestet Yibeltal Shiferaw and Tabarak Malik Tags: Review Source Type: research

Relapsing viral keratoconjunctivitis in COVID-19: a case report
Since the outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in December 2019, many studies have reported the presence of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) in the conjunctival sac of pa... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 8, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Dongyu Guo, Jianhua Xia, Yang Wang, Xuhong Zhang, Ye Shen and Jian-Ping Tong Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Pulmonary endothelium-derived PD-L1 induced by the H9N2 avian influenza virus inhibits the immune response of T cells
The PD-1/PD-L1 pathway is an inhibitory signaling pathway that maintains the balance between the immune response and immunotolerance, and its overactivation in cancer and viral infections inhibits T cell funct... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 6, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Qian Zhang, Xiang Mu, Hong Dong, Ge Hu, Tao Zhang, Cheng He and Naila Siddique Tags: Research Source Type: research

Impact of pyriproxyfen on virus behavior: implications for pesticide-induced virulence and mechanism of transmission
More than 3 years since the last Zika virus (ZIKV) outbreak in Brazil, researchers are still deciphering the molecular mechanisms of neurovirulence and vertical transmission, as well as the best way to control... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 6, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Paula A. Faria Waziry, Aarti Raja, Chloe Salmon, Nathalia Aldana, Sruthi Damodar, Andre Rinaldi Fukushima and Bindu S. Mayi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Characterization of neuraminidase inhibitor-resistant influenza virus isolates from immunocompromised patients in the Republic of Korea
The emergence of influenza viruses resistant to anti-influenza drugs is a threat to global public health. The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention operates the Korea Influenza and Respiratory Virus... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 6, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Heui Man Kim, Namjoo Lee, Mi-Seon Kim, Chun Kang and Yoon-Seok Chung Tags: Research Source Type: research

NTCP gene polymorphisms and hepatitis B virus infection status in a Ghanaian population
SLC10A1 gene codes NTCP, a receptor through which the hepatitis B virus (HBV) gets access into hepatocytes - a stage of the viral cycle necessary for replication. Polymorphism variants of SLC10A1 play roles in... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 3, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Eric Nyarko, Christian Obirikorang, W. K. B. A. Owiredu, Evans Asamoah Adu, Emmanuel Acheampong, Freeman Aidoo, Emmanuel Ofori, Bright Selorm Addy and Henry Asare-Anane Tags: Research Source Type: research

Promising application of monoclonal antibody against chikungunya virus E1-antigen across genotypes in immunochromatographic rapid diagnostic tests
Three different genotypes of chikungunya virus (CHIKV) have been classified: East/Central/South African (ECSA), West African (WA), and Asian. Previously, a rapid immunochromatographic (IC) test detecting CHIKV... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 2, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Keita Suzuki, Ralph Huits, Juthamas Phadungsombat, Aekkachai Tuekprakhon, Emi E. Nakayama, Riemsdijk van den Berg, Barbara Barb é, Lieselotte Cnops, Rummana Rahim, Abu Hasan, Hisahiko Iwamoto, Pornsawan Leaungwutiwong, Marjan van Esbroeck, Mizanur Rahman Tags: Research Source Type: research

Experimental immunization of mice with a recombinant bovine enterovirus vaccine expressing BVDV E0 protein elicits a long-lasting serologic response
Bovine viral diarrhea virus (BVDV) is a cause of substantial economic loss to the cattle industry worldwide, and there are currently no effective treatment or preventive measures. Bovine enterovirus (BEV) has ... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 1, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Xiao Ren, Shan Zhang, Xintao Gao, Xiaoyu Guo, Ting Xin, Hongfei Zhu, Hong Jia and Shaohua Hou Tags: Research Source Type: research

Mitomycin, 5-fluorouracil, leflunomide, and mycophenolic acid directly promote hepatitis B virus replication and expression in vitro
Reactivation of hepatitis B virus is a common complication that occurs in patients with hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection who have received cytotoxic chemotherapy or immunosuppressive therapy. This clinical ph... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - July 1, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Jie Ruan, Shuo Sun, Xin Cheng, Pengyu Han, Yinge Zhang and Dianxing Sun Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evaluation of SARS-CoV-2 viral RNA in fecal samples
The need for timely establishment of a complete diagnostic protocol of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) is demanded worldwide. We selected 15 positive novel coronavirus disease 19 (... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 30, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Alvaro Mesoraca, Katia Margiotti, Antonella Viola, Antonella Cima, Davide Sparacino and Claudio Giorlandino Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Human myoma tissue-based extracellular matrix models for testing the effects of irradiation on the HPV positive cells
This study was designed to investigate the invasion of human papillomavirus (HPV) positive human cervical carcinoma cell lines in human leiomyoma-based extracellular matrices in vitro, and to test the suitability... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 30, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Heidi Tuominen, Ahmed Al-Samadi, Tuula Salo and Jaana Rautava Tags: Research Source Type: research

Prevalence characteristics of cervical human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in the Zhoupu District, Shanghai City, China
Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the leading cause of genital diseases. It can cause a series of cervical lesions. The distribution of HPV genotypes indicates that the increased prevalence of high-risk ... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 26, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Huaping Li, Peiqun Li, Luyi Huang, Liping Sun, He Ren and Ping Li Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Detection of Human polyomavirus 2 (HPyV2) in oyster samples in northern Brazil
Human polyomavirus 2 (HPyV2 or JCPyV) is persistent in the environment due to its excretion in urine and feces; it is detected in samples of wastewater, surface water and drinking water. A lack of basic sanita... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 26, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Isabella Nogueira Abreu, Jacqueline Monteiro Cortinhas, Mike Barbosa dos Santos, Maria Alice Freitas Queiroz, Andr éa Nazaré Monteiro Rangel da Silva, Izaura Maria Vieira Cayres-Vallinoto and Antonio Carlos Rosário Vallinoto Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: The mouse and ferret models for studying the novel avian-origin human influenza A (H7N9) virus
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 24, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Lili Xu, Linlin Bao, Wei Deng, Hua Zhu, Ting Chen, Qi Lv, Fengdi Li, Jing Yuan, Zhiguang Xiang, Kai Gao, Yanfeng Xu, Lan Huang, Yanhong Li, Jiangning Liu, Yanfeng Yao, Pin Yu & hellip; Tags: Correction Source Type: research

A ligation and restriction enzyme independent cloning technique: an alternative to conventional methods for cloning hard-to-clone gene segments in the influenza reverse genetics system
Reverse genetics is used in many laboratories around the world and enables the creation of tailor-made influenza viruses with a desired genotype or phenotype. However, the process is not flawless, and difficul... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 23, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Sushant Bhat, Dagmara Bialy, Joshua E. Sealy, Jean-Remy Sadeyen, Pengxiang Chang and Munir Iqbal Tags: Methodology Source Type: research

Association of LIN28B polymorphisms with chronic hepatitis B virus infection
LIN28B is involved in multiple cellular developmental processes, tissue inflammatory response and tumourigenesis. The association of LIN28B polymorphisms with hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection remains unknown. (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 22, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Qunying Han, Jiao Sang, Xiude Fan, Xiaoyun Wang, Lu Zeng, Xiaoge Zhang, Kun Zhang, Na Li, Yi Lv and Zhengwen Liu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Non-optimal effectiveness of convalescent plasma transfusion and hydroxychloroquine in treating COVID-19: a case report
Convalescent plasma (CP) transfusion was reported to be effective in treating critically ill patients with COVID-19, and hydroxychloroquine could potently inhibit SARS-CoV-2 in vitro. Herein, we reported a cas... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 19, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Tian-min Xu, Bin Lin, Cong Chen, Long-gen Liu and Yuan Xue Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

The four of structural genes sequences of a porcine epidemic diarrhea virus from domestic piglet in Fujian, China
A prevalent PEDV strain, designated FJLY06, was isolated from Fujian, China. The four of structural genes sequences of PEDV obtained were analyzed to determine their phylogenetic relationships and homology res... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 18, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Bo Dong, Ailing Dai, Xiaohua Li and Xiaoyan Yang Tags: Short report Source Type: research

The molecular evolutionary characteristics of new isolated H9N2 AIV from East China and the function of vimentin on virus replication in MDCK cells
The low pathogenic H9N2 AIV caused the serious impact on the poultry industry and public safety. Our purpose was to investigate the molecular evolutionary characteristics of the new isolated H9N2 virus and inv... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 17, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Yuan Nan Yu, Yang Zheng, Shan Shan Hao, Ze Zhang, Jia Xi Cai, Man Man Zong, Xiu Li Feng and Qing Tao Liu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Challenge infection model for MERS-CoV based on naturally infected camels
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) is an emerging virus that infects humans and camels with no approved antiviral therapy or vaccine. Some vaccines are in development for camels as a one-h... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 17, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Naif Khalaf Alharbi, Osman H. Ibrahim, Ali Alhafufi, Samy Kasem, Ali Aldowerij, Raed Albrahim, Ali Abu-obaidah, Ali Alkarar, Faisal Altaib Bayoumi, Ali Mohammed Almansour, Musaad Aldubaib, Hail M. Al-Abdely, Hanan H. Balkhy and Ibrahim Qasim Tags: Research Source Type: research

Performance of commercially available anti-HDV enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays in Taiwan
Hepatitis D virus (HDV) infection is a major global health issue around the world. There are approximately 15 –20 million individuals infected with HDV worldwide. HDV infection usually causes increased mortalit... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 16, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Guan-Yu Lin, Yi-Le Wu, Cheng-Si Wang, Chia-Yun Ko, Chien-Hung Chen, Pei-Jer Chen, Po-Hsin Peng and Chao-Wei Hsu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Influenza a virus antagonizes type I and type II interferon responses via SOCS1-dependent ubiquitination and degradation of JAK1
Although influenza A virus (IAV) employs diverse strategies to evade IFN responses by inhibiting the synthesis of IFN, how IAV regulates signaling downstream of IFN is incompletely understood. (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 12, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Yinping Du, Fan Yang, Qiuxia Wang, Nuo Xu, Yizhang Xie, Sujuan Chen, Tao Qin and Daxin Peng Tags: Research Source Type: research

Complete genome analysis of hepatitis B virus in Qinghai-Tibet plateau: the geographical distribution, genetic diversity, and co-existence of HBsAg and anti-HBs antibodies
The genetic variation and origin of Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau were poorly studied. The coexistence of HBsAg and anti-HBs has been described as a puzzle and has never been reported in the... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 12, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: He Liu, Liping Shen, Shuang Zhang, Feng Wang, Guomin Zhang, Zundong Yin, Feng Qiu, Xiaofeng Liang, Fuzhen Wang and Shengli Bi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Hepatitis E virus infection during pregnancy
Hepatitis E virus (HEV) generally causes self-limiting viral hepatitis. However, in pregnant women, HEV infection can be severe and has been associated with up to 30% mortality in the third trimester. Addition... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 10, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Chunchen Wu, Xiaoxue Wu and Jianbo Xia Tags: Review Source Type: research

Generation and immunogenicity assessment of ELPylated virus-like particles of porcine circovirus type 2
Porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2) is an economically important pathogen affecting swine industry worldwide. The production of current PCV2 vaccines is time-consuming and expensive. Elastin-like polypeptides (EL... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 9, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Yangyang Li, Yajie Wang, Jian Cheng, Xiaohui Zhou, Huipeng Lu, Xinyu Zhang, Xiaoli Xia and Huaichang Sun Tags: Research Source Type: research

Three kinds of treatment with Homoharringtonine, Hydroxychloroquine or shRNA and their combination against coronavirus PEDV in vitro
Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) of the family Coronaviridae has caused substantial economic losses in the swine husbandry industry. There ’s currently no specific drug available for treatment of coronavirus... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - June 3, 2020 Category: Virology Authors: Cui-Cui Li and Xiao-Jia Wang Tags: Research Source Type: research