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Influenza viruses

Influenza viruses

Virus's of the family Orthomyxoviridae which cause influenza and influenza-like infections of humans and other animals; virus's included are influenza virus types a and B of the genus Influenzavirus, causing, respectively, influenza a and B, and influenza virus type c, which probably belongs to a separate genus and causes influenza c.

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Re: Comprehensive List of long noncoding RNA(lncRNA) databases

... interested in lncRNAs involved in respiratory infections caused by influenza and SARS-CoV viruses: (1) MONOCLdb , the MOuse NOnCode Lung database, a database for mouse long non-coding ...

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by monocldb
Sat Feb 08, 2014 7:22 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Comprehensive List of long noncoding RNA(lncRNA) databases
Replies: 2
Views: 1618

Re: Question about viruses (particularly hiv)

... infection of lymphocytes by such terms. I'm not aware of a term of art for an infective virus in absence of a host. ATCC sells for example VR-96 influenza "virus" frozen.

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by JorgeLobo
Fri Apr 20, 2012 10:20 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Question about viruses (particularly hiv)
Replies: 25
Views: 47502

Gene-sharing possible between viruses, protozoa & bacteria?

... H1N1 do not includes bits and pieces from other things than other flu viruses. However the flu viruses are well known for their ability to recombine ... an host. Wikipedia actually has some good basic explanation on the Influenza A virus ability to drift and recombine. Look along those keywords ...

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by canalon
Fri Jan 27, 2012 5:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gene-sharing possible between viruses, protozoa & bacteria?
Replies: 10
Views: 3118

Re: Re:

... mechanism? If loose binding TCRs are good enough to eliminate/control viruses (even mutating ones) then they should also, with the same vigor, ... microbe specific T cells (for example T cells specific for the influenza virus haemagglutinin have typically very high affinity), which ...

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by biohazard
Wed Jun 29, 2011 6:43 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: How does negative selection in the thymus get around viral a
Replies: 3
Views: 5487

Creation of virus?

Is it possible to create a virus such as Hepatits , influenza or HIV in the laboratory? Or is it possible to manipulate or alter the viruses genetically to produce a new type ( cousin virus )? Can this be done in the lab manually? ...

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by trueman
Thu Mar 17, 2011 5:56 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Creation of virus?
Replies: 10
Views: 4062
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