Pathogenicity of Seneca Valley virus in pigs and detection in Culicoides from an infected pig farm
Porcine vesicular disease is caused by the Seneca Valley virus (SVV), it is a novel Picornaviridae, which is prevalent in several countries. However, the pathogenicity of SVV on 5 –6 week old pigs and the transmis... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - October 21, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Jinyong Zhang, Chenghui Li, Yuan Meng, Yubiao Xie, Ning Shi, He Zhang, Chengdong Yu, Fulong Nan, Changzhan Xie, Zhuo Ha, Jicheng Han, Zhuoxin Li, Qiuxuan Li, Peng Wang, Xu Gao, Ningyi Jin & hellip; Tags: Research Source Type: research

Prevalence, characteristics, and distribution of HPV genotypes in women from Zhejiang Province, 2016 –2020
To evaluate and understand the prevalence of HPV genotypes and characteristics of female populations in specific areas and the relationship with cervical lesions, which can effectively guide cervical cancer sc... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - October 20, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Xiaotian Yan, Lingwei Shen, Yufei Xiao, Qi Wang, Fugang Li and Yun Qian Tags: Research Source Type: research

Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus genetic variability a management and diagnostic dilemma
As genetic analysis becomes less expensive, more comprehensive diagnostics such as whole genome sequencing (WGS) will become available to the veterinary practitioner. The WGS elucidates more about porcine repr... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - October 18, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Jessica Risser, Matthew Ackerman, Robert Evelsizer, Stephen Wu, Byungjoon Kwon and James Mark Hammer Tags: Review Source Type: research

Modulation of host cell signaling during cytomegalovirus latency and reactivation
Human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) resides latently in cells of the myeloid compartment, including CD34+ hematopoietic progenitor cells and circulating monocytes. Healthy hosts maintain the virus latently, and this inf... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - October 18, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Nicholas A. Smith, Gary C. Chan and Christine M. O ’Connor Tags: Review Source Type: research

A new Hendra virus genotype found in Australian flying foxes
Hendra virus (HeV) has caused lethal disease outbreaks in humans and horses in Australia. Flying foxes are the wildlife reservoir from which the virus was first isolated in 1996. Following a heat stress mortal... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - October 13, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Jianning Wang, Danielle E. Anderson, Kim Halpin, Xiao Hong, Honglei Chen, Som Walker, Stacey Valdeter, Brenda van der Heide, Matthew J. Neave, John Bingham, Dwane O ’Brien, Debbie Eagles, Lin-Fa Wang and David T. Williams Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evidence of circulation of Orthobunyaviruses in diverse mosquito species in Kwale County, Kenya
Arbovirus surveillance and recurrence of outbreaks in Kenya continues to reveal the re-emergence of viruses of public health importance. This calls for sustained efforts in early detection and characterization... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - October 12, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Hellen Koka, Joel Lutomiah, Solomon Langat, Edith Koskei, Albert Nyunja, James Mutisya, Francis Mulwa, Samuel Owaka, Victor Ofula, Samson Konongoi, Fredrick Eyase and Rosemary Sang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Investigation of astrovirus, coronavirus and paramyxovirus co-infections in bats in the western Indian Ocean
Co-infections have a key role in virus transmission in wild reservoir hosts. We investigated the simultaneous presence of astroviruses, coronaviruses, and paramyxoviruses in bats from Madagascar, Mayotte, Moza... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - October 12, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Axel O. G. Hoarau, Steven M. Goodman, Dana Al Halabi, Beza Ramasindrazana, Erwan Lagadec, Gildas Le Minter, Marie K öster, Andréa Dos Santos, M. Corrie Schoeman, Eduardo S. Gudo, Patrick Mavingui and Camille Lebarbenchon Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Source-tracking of the Chinese Chikungunya viruses suggests that Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia act as major hubs for the recent global spread of Chikungunya virus
Chikungunya fever, caused by the Chikungunya virus (CHIKV), has become a major global health concern, causing unexpected large outbreaks in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas. CHIKV is not indigenous to Ch... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - October 11, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Shaofu Qiu, Jinpeng Guo, Peihan Li, Peng Li, Xinying Du, Rongzhang Hao, Chaojie Yang, Qi Wang, Hongbo Liu, Haoran Zhang, Sai Tian, Hua Shi, Liang Wen, Daizhi An, Xiaocui Yang, Xiaoyuan An & hellip; Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Complex structural variations in non-human primate hepatitis B virus
Recent genome sequence technology has revealed a novel type of genetic rearrangement referred to as complex structural variations (SVs). Previous studies have elucidated the complex SVs in human hepatitis B vi... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - October 9, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Yoshihito Nagura, Kei Fujiwara, Kentaro Matsuura, Etsuko Iio, Yasuhito Tanaka and Hiromi Kataoka Tags: Research Source Type: research

A formulated poly (I:C)/CCL21 as an effective mucosal adjuvant for gamma-irradiated influenza vaccine
Several studies on gamma-irradiated influenza A virus ( γ-Flu) have revealed its superior efficacy for inducing homologous and heterologous virus-specific immunity. However, many inactivated vaccines, notably i... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - October 9, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Ailar Sabbaghi, Masoud Malek, Sara Abdolahi, Seyed Mohammad Miri, Leila Alizadeh, Mehdi Samadi, Seyed Reza Mohebbi and Amir Ghaemi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparison of 11 respiratory pathogens among hospitalized children before and during the COVID-19 epidemic in Shenzhen, China
This study aimed to assess the impact of SARS-CoV-2 on the prevalence of respiratory pathogens among hospitalized ch... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - October 9, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Li Li, Heping Wang, Ailiang Liu, Rongjun Wang, Tingting Zhi, Yuejie Zheng, Yanming Bao, Yunsheng Chen and Wenjian Wang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Treatment of hepatitis C virus infection with direct-acting antiviral agent-based regimens in Iranian patients with hereditary bleeding disorders
Chronic hepatitis C (CHC) is one of the most important comorbidities in patients with hereditary bleeding disorders (HBD). The present study aimed at evaluating the effectiveness of direct-acting antiviral age... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - October 7, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Heidar Sharafi, Bita Behnava, Alireza Azizi-saraji, Ali Namvar, Ali Anvar, Shima Salimi and Seyed Moayed Alavian Tags: Research Source Type: research

Antigen-capture ELISA and immunochromatographic test strip to detect the H9N2 subtype avian influenza virus rapidly based on monoclonal antibodies
The H9N2 subtype of avian influenza virus (AIV) has become the most widespread subtype of AIV among birds in Asia, which threatens the poultry industry and human health. Therefore, it is important to establish... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - October 2, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Yixin Xiao, Fan Yang, Fumin Liu, Hangping Yao, Nanping Wu and Haibo Wu Tags: Research Source Type: research

GATA binding protein 4 promotes the expression and transcription of hepatitis B virus by facilitating hepatocyte nuclear factor 4 alpha in vitro
GATA binding protein 4 (GATA4) has been reported as a potential target of gene therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). It is well known that the main cause of HCC is the chronic infection of hepatitis B vi... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 28, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Xiaoqin Lv, Xia Xiang, Yue Wu, Yang Liu, Ruqing Xu, Qin Xiang and Guoqi Lai Tags: Research Source Type: research

Molecular and epidemiological characterization of human adenoviruses infection among children with acute diarrhea in Shandong Province, China
Human adenovirus (HAdV) had been recognized as one of the most common enteric viruses associated with acute diarrhea in children. The present study was carried out to demonstrate the molecular and epidemiologi... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 27, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Deyu Huang, Zheng Wang, Guanyou Zhang and Lintao Sai Tags: Research Source Type: research

Development of a competitive chemiluminescence immunoassay using a monoclonal antibody recognizing 3B of foot-and-mouth disease virus for the rapid detection of antibodies induced by FMDV infection
Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is a devastating animal disease. Anti-non-structural protein (NSP) antibody detection is very important for confirming suspected cases, evaluating the prevalence of infection, cert... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 26, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Wei Liu, Guanglei Zhang, Sicheng Yang, Junhui Li, Zhan Gao, Sudan Ge, Huihui Yang, Junjun Shao and Huiyun Chang Tags: Methodology Source Type: research

Regulation of plant antiviral defense genes via host RNA-silencing mechanisms
Plants in nature or crops in the field interact with a multitude of beneficial or parasitic organisms, including bacteria, fungi and viruses. Viruses are highly specialized to infect a limited range of host pl... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 26, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Paola Leonetti, Johannes Stuttmann and Vitantonio Pantaleo Tags: Review Source Type: research

Human adenoviruses in paediatric patients with respiratory tract infections in Beijing, China
We described the... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 23, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Yiman Huang, Chao Wang, Fenlian Ma, Qiong Guo, Lihong Yao, Aijun Chen, Xiaoyi Luo and Lishu Zheng Tags: Research Source Type: research

High-risk human papillomavirus detection in self-collected vaginal samples compared with healthcare worker collected cervical samples among women attending gynecology clinics at a tertiary hospital in Pretoria, South Africa
In 2017, the South African National Department of Health (NDoH) Cervical Cancer Prevention and Control Policy was revised. Human papillomavirus (HPV) testing on self-collected samples may offer improved screen... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 23, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Teboho Amelia Tiiti, Tebogo Loraine Mashishi, Varsetile Varster Nkwinika, Ina Benoy, Selokela Gloria Selabe, Johannes Bogers and Ramokone Lisbeth Lebelo Tags: Research Source Type: research

Detection of chikungunya virus in the Southern region, Saudi Arabia
Despite the fact that the chikungunya viral infection is a neglected disease, complications such as hemorrhagic fever, arthritis, and lymphopenia remain a health concern. The aim of this study was to determine... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 20, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Abdulrahim R. Hakami, Abdullah A. Alshamrani, Mohamad Alqahtani, Yasser Alraey, Razan A. Alhefzi, Sultan Alasmari, Mohamed Makkawi, Gasim Dobie, Mushtaq Mir, Mohamed Alshahrani, Ayed Dera, Mohammed Alfaifi, Mesfer Al Shahrani, Ahmad Matari and Ali Essa As Tags: Research Source Type: research

Enhanced disease progression due to persistent HPV-16/58 infections in Korean women: a systematic review and the Korea HPV cohort study
Persistent human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is a key factor for the development and progression of cervical cancer. We sought to identify the type-specific HPV prevalence by cervical cytology and assess di... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 17, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Jaehyun Seong, Sangmi Ryou, JeongGyu Lee, Myeongsu Yoo, Sooyoung Hur and Byeong-Sun Choi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Clinical and laboratory findings and PCR results in severe and non-severe COVID19 patients based on CURB-65 and WHO severity indices
The importance of clinicolaboratory characteristics of COVID-19 made us report our findings in the Alborz province according to the latest National Guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of COVID-19 in outp... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 17, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Farnaz Karimi, Mahshid Saleh, Amir Abbas Vaezi, Mostafa Qorbani and Foroogh Alborzi Avanaki Tags: Research Source Type: research

Development of genus-specific universal primers for the detection of flaviviruses
Flaviviruses are representative arboviruses carried by arthropods and/or vertebrates; these viruses can pose a public health concern in many countries. By contrast, it is known that a novel virus group called ... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 15, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Tomo Daidoji, Ronald Enrique Morales Vargas, Katsuro Hagiwara, Yasuha Arai, Yohei Watanabe, Keisuke Nishioka, Fumi Murakoshi, Kotaro Garan, Hiroki Sadakane and Takaaki Nakaya Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: Mechanism of interaction between virus and host is inferred from the changes of gene expression in macrophages infected with African swine fever virus CN/GS/2018 strain
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Source: Virology Journal - September 13, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Bo Yang, Chaochao Shen, Dajun Zhang, Ting Zhang, Xijuan Shi, Jinke Yang, Yu Hao, Dengshuai Zhao, Huimei Cui, Xingguo Yuan, Xuehui Chen, Keshan Zhang, Haixue Zheng and Xiangtao Liu Tags: Correction Source Type: research

PAL1 gene of the phenylpropanoid pathway increases resistance to the Cassava brown streak virus in cassava
In this study, we characterized the role of PAL genes in increasing resistance to the Cassava brown streak... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 9, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Siji Kavil, Gerald Otti, Sophie Bouvaine, Andrew Armitage and Midatharahally N. Maruthi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Genome-wide identification of endogenous viral sequences in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.)
Endogenous viral elements (EVEs) have been for the most part described in animals and to a less extent in plants. The endogenization was proposed to contribute toward evolution of living organisms via horizont... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 9, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Alexander M. Boutanaev and Lev G. Nemchinov Tags: Short report Source Type: research

In vitro efficacy of Artemisia extracts against SARS-CoV-2
Traditional medicines based on herbal extracts have been proposed as affordable treatments for patients suffering from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronaviru... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 8, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Chuanxiong Nie, Jakob Trimpert, Sooyeon Moon, Rainer Haag, Kerry Gilmore, Benedikt B. Kaufer and Peter H. Seeberger Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Genomic and functional characterization of five novel Salmonella-targeting bacteriophages
The host-unrestricted, non-typhoidal Salmonella enterica serovar Enteritidis (S. Enteritidis) and the serovar Typhimurium (S. Typhimurium) are major causative agents of food-borne gastroenteritis, and the host-re... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 8, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Marta Ku źmińska-Bajor, Paulina Śliwka, Maciej Ugorski, Paweł Korzeniowski, Aneta Skaradzińska, Maciej Kuczkowski, Magdalena Narajaczyk, Alina Wieliczko and Rafał Kolenda Tags: Research Source Type: research

Transmitted drug resistance and transmission clusters among HIV-1 treatment-na ïve patients in Guangdong, China: a cross-sectional study
Transmitted drug resistance (TDR) that affects the effectiveness of the first-line antiretroviral therapy (ART) regimen is becoming prevalent worldwide. However, its prevalence and transmission among HIV-1 tre... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 6, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Yun Lan, Linghua Li, Xiang He, Fengyu Hu, Xizi Deng, Weiping Cai, Junbin Li, Xuemei Ling, Qinghong Fan, Xiaoli Cai, Liya Li, Feng Li and Xiaoping Tang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Case report: hepatitis in a child infected with SARS-CoV-2 presenting toll-like receptor 7 Gln11Leu single nucleotide polymorphism
Covid-19 has the respiratory tract as the main target of infection, and patients present mainly dyspnea, pneumonia, dry cough, and fever. Nevertheless, organs outside the respiratory tract had been reported in... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - September 5, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Nat ália Lima Pessoa, Aline Almeida Bentes, Andrea Lucchesi de Carvalho, Thaís Bárbara de Souza Silva, Pedro Augusto Alves, Erik Vinicius de Sousa Reis, Tayse Andrade Rodrigues, Erna Geessien Kroon and Marco Antônio Campos Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Editorial Expression of Concern: Molecular characterization of genome segments 1 and 3 encoding two capsid proteins of Antheraea mylitta cytoplasmic polyhedrosis virus
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Source: Virology Journal - August 31, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Mrinmay Chakrabarti, Suvankar Ghorai, Saravana K. K. Mani and Ananta K. Ghosh Tags: Editorial Expression of Concern Source Type: research

Optimization and validation of RT-LAMP assay for diagnosis of SARS-CoV2 including the globally dominant Delta variant
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the causative agent of COVID-19 pandemic, has infected more than 179 million people worldwide. Testing of infected individuals is crucial for ident... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 30, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Vijay Lakshmi Jamwal, Natish Kumar, Rahul Bhat, Piyush Singh Jamwal, Kaurab Singh, Sandeep Dogra, Abhishek Kulkarni, Bhaskar Bhadra, Manish R. Shukla, Saurabh Saran, Santanu Dasgupta, Ram A. Vishwakarma and Sumit G. Gandhi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Development of a method for evaluating the mRNA transcription activity of influenza virus RNA-dependent RNA polymerase through real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction
The development of an influenza RNA-dependent RNA polymerase (RdRp) inhibitor is required; therefore, a method for evaluating the activity of influenza RdRp needs to be developed. The current method uses an ul... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 28, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Yuka Horio, Mototada Shichiri and Yuji Isegawa Tags: Methodology Source Type: research

Resistance induction based on the understanding of molecular interactions between plant viruses and host plants
Viral diseases cause significant damage to crop yield and quality. While fungi- and bacteria-induced diseases can be controlled by pesticides, no effective approaches are available to control viruses with chem... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 28, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Md. Shamim Akhter, Kenji S. Nakahara and Chikara Masuta Tags: Review Source Type: research

Decoding pathogenesis factors involved in the progression of ATLL or HAM/TSP after infection by HTLV-1 through a systems virology study
Human T-cell Leukemia Virus type-1 (HTLV-1) is a retrovirus that causes two diseases including Adult T-cell Leukemia/Lymphoma (ATLL cancer) and HTLV-1 Associated Myelopathy/Tropical Spastic Paraparesis (HAM/TS... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 26, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Mohadeseh Zarei Ghobadi, Rahman Emamzadeh, Majid Teymoori-Rad and Sayed-Hamidreza Mozhgani Tags: Research Source Type: research

Replication of cowpox virus in macrophages is dependent on the host range factor p28/N1R
Zoonotic orthopoxvirus infections continue to represent a threat to human health. The disease caused by distinct orthopoxviruses differs in terms of symptoms and severity, which may be explained by the unique ... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 23, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Daniel Bourquain, Livia Schrick, Bernd Karsten Tischer, Klaus Osterrieder, Lars Schaade and Andreas Nitsche Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Genetic diversity and epidemiology of human rhinovirus among children with severe acute respiratory tract infection in Guangzhou, China
Human rhinovirus (HRV) is one of the major viruses of acute respiratory tract disease among infants and young children. This work aimed to understand the epidemiological and phylogenetic features of HRV in Gua... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 23, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Wanwei Li, Bo Yu, Jijian Zhou, Yanlan Wang, Bao Xue, Jialong Pan, Yanhong Ran, Xiaoping Yang, Xiaoping Wang, Fang Yang and Hongjian Li Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: Molecular detection and identification of Culex flavivirus in mosquito species from Jeju, Republic of Korea
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Source: Virology Journal - August 20, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Shilpa Chatterjee, Choon ‑Mee Kim, Na Ra Yun, Dong‑Min Kim, Hyeon Je Song and Kyeoung A. Chung Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Mechanism of interaction between virus and host is inferred from the changes of gene expression in macrophages infected with African swine fever virus CN/GS/2018 strain
African swine fever virus (ASFV) is a highly lethal virus that can infect porcine alveolar macrophages (PAMs). Since ASFV, China has dealt with a heavy blow to the pig industry. However, the effect of infectio... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 19, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Bo Yang, Chaochao Shen, Dajun Zhang, Ting Zhang, Xijuan Shi, Jinke Yang, Yu Hao, Dengshuai Zhao, Huimei Cui, Xingguo Yuan, Xuehui Chen, Keshan Zhang, Haixue Zheng and Xiangtao Liu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Antiviral activity of diallyl trisulfide against H9N2 avian influenza virus infection in vitro and in vivo
Diallyl trisulfide (DATS) is a garlic-derived organosulfur compound. As it has been shown to have anti-viral activity, we hypothesized that it may alleviate infections caused by H9N2 avian influenza virus (AIV... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 19, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Le Ming, Zhihui Li, Xiaofang Li, Ling Tang and Guimei He Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cells of the human respiratory tract support the replication of pathogenic Old World orthohantavirus Puumala
Transmission of all known pathogenic orthohantaviruses (family Hantaviridae) usually occurs via inhalation of aerosols contaminated with viral particles derived from infected rodents and organ manifestation of in... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 17, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Stefan H ägele, Christian Nusshag, Alexander Müller, Alexandra Baumann, Martin Zeier and Ellen Krautkrämer Tags: Research Source Type: research

First molecular characterization of poxviruses in cattle, sheep, and goats in Botswana
Poxviruses within the Capripoxvirus, Orthopoxvirus, and Parapoxvirus genera can infect livestock, with the two former having zoonotic importance. In addition, they induce similar clinical symptoms in common host ... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 14, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Boitumelo Magret Modise, Tirumala Bharani Kumar Settypalli, Tebogo Kgotlele, Dingrong Xue, Kebonyemodisa Ntesang, Kago Kumile, Ivancho Naletoski, John Frederick Nyange, Carter Thanda, Kenny Nametso Macheng, Chandapiwa Marobela-Raborokgwe, Gerrit Johannes Tags: Research Source Type: research

Circulating SARS-CoV-2 variants in Italy, October 2020 –March 2021
We report the data obtained in several Italian regions involved in t... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 14, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Alessia Lai, Annalisa Bergna, Stefano Menzo, Gianguglielmo Zehender, Sara Caucci, Valeria Ghisetti, Francesca Rizzo, Fabrizio Maggi, Francesco Cerutti, Giorgio Giurato, Alessandro Weisz, Chiara Turchi, Bianca Bruzzone, Francesca Ceccherini Silberstein, Ni Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Evolutionary trajectory of SARS-CoV-2 and emerging variants
The emergence of a novel coronavirus, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), and more recently, the independent evolution of multiple SARS-CoV-2 variants has generated renewed interest i... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 13, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Jalen Singh, Pranav Pandit, Andrew G. McArthur, Arinjay Banerjee and Karen Mossman Tags: Review Source Type: research

DNA aptamer against EV-A71 VP1 protein: selection and application
Enterovirus 71 (EV-A71) is a highly infectious pathogen associated with hand, foot and mouth disease, herpangina, and various neurological complications, so it is important for the early detection and treatmen... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 12, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Xinran Zou, Jing Wu, Jiaqi Gu, Li Shen and Lingxiang Mao Tags: Research Source Type: research

Apoptotic investigation of brain tissue cells in dogs naturally infected by canine distemper virus
Canine distemper caused by canine distemper virus that belongs to the Morbillivirus genus of the Paramyxoviridae family is still a global epidemic significant infectious disease, especially in pet dogs in China a... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 12, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Yaoqian Pan, Shuai Wang, Peng Li, Feng Yue, Yanfang Zhang, Bo Pan and Xingyou Liu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Virome analysis of ticks in a forest region of Liaoning, China: characterization of a novel hepe-like virus sequence
Ticks (class Arachnida, subclass Acari) are vectors of transmitting a broad range of pathogenic microorganisms, protozoa, and viruses affecting humans and animals. Liaoning Province is rich in forests where diffe... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 9, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Zijun Yang, Ju Zhang, Shixing Yang, Xiaochun Wang, Quan Shen, Guangming Sun, Hao Wang and Wen Zhang Tags: Research Source Type: research

The spectrum of Epstein-Barr virus infections of the central nervous system after organ transplantation
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-related neurologic complications have a diverse presentation in transplant recipients, creating diagnostic and therapeutic challenges for clinicians. In this case series, we report uni... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 6, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Mohamed Ridha, Dylan G. Jones, David P. Lerner, Michal Vytopil, Barbara Voetsch, Joseph D. Burns, Anil Ramineni and Pooja Raibagkar Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

First molecular detection of hepatitis E virus genome in camel and pig faecal samples in Ethiopia
Hepatitis E is an enteric and zoonotic disease caused by hepatitis E virus (HEV) that is mainly transmitted via the faecal-oral route through contaminated food or the environment. The virus is an emerging infe... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 4, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Fufa Dawo Bari, Haimanot Belete Wodaje, Umer Said, Hika Waktole, Melaku Sombo, Samson Leta, Tesfaye Rufael Chibsa and Paul Plummer Tags: Research Source Type: research

In vitro antiviral activity of peptide-rich extracts from seven Nigerian plants against three non-polio enterovirus species C serotypes
As frequent viral outbreaks continue to pose threat to public health, the unavailability of antiviral drugs and challenges associated with vaccine development underscore the need for antiviral drugs discovery ... (Source: Virology Journal)
Source: Virology Journal - August 4, 2021 Category: Virology Authors: Omonike O. Ogbole, Toluwanimi E. Akinleye, Abraham O. Nkumah, Aminat O. Awogun, Alfred F. Attah, Moses O. Adewumi and Adekunle J. Adeniji Tags: Research Source Type: research