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- Leroy, Eric M., et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Infection, genetics, and evolution 2019 v.68 pp. 43-46
- Astroviridae; Mus musculus; RNA; RNA-directed RNA polymerase; Rattus rattus; cities; disease transmission; gastroenteritis; genetic variation; host specificity; hosts; human population; humans; intestines; phylogeny; risk; rodents; screening; viruses; Gabon
- ... Astroviruses (AstVs) are mostly responsible for mild to severe gastroenteritis infections in humans and animals. AstVs infect a wide range of host species, have a large genetic diversity with different circulating variants and are thus a high zoonotic risk for human populations. Among these host species, rodents are known to harbor several AstVs variants. Therefore, it is important to identify in ...
- Leroy, Eric M., et al. Show all 77 Authors
- Archives of virology 2019 v.164 no.4 pp. 1233-1244
- Mononegavirales; new family; new genus; viruses
- ... In October 2018, the order Mononegavirales was amended by the establishment of three new families and three new genera, abolishment of two genera, and creation of 28 novel species. This article presents the updated taxonomy of the order Mononegavirales as now accepted by the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV). ...