avulavirus

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Summary: A genus in the subfamily PARAMYXOVIRINAE, family PARAMYXOVIRIDAE, causing disease in domestic fowl. There are many species, the most well-known being avian paramyxovirus 1 (NEWCASTLE DISEASE VIRUS).

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  1. ncbi A goose-sourced paramyxovirus isolated from southern China
    Chen Jinding
    College of Veterinary Medicine, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China
    Avian Dis 49:170-3. 2005
  2. ncbi Isolation, identification, and comparison of four isolates of avian paramyxovirus serotype 2 in China
    Guo zhong Zhang
    Department of Preventive Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100094, P R China
    Avian Dis 50:386-90. 2006
  3. ncbi Newcastle disease and other avian paramyxoviruses
    D J Alexander
    Central Veterinary Laboratory, Weybridge, New Haw, Addlestone, Surrey, United Kingdom
    Rev Sci Tech 19:443-62. 2000
  4. pmc Identification and complete genome sequencing of paramyxoviruses in mallard ducks (Anas platyrhynchos) using random access amplification and next generation sequencing technologies
    Toon Rosseel
    Operational Directorate of Virology, Veterinary and Agrochemical Research Center, Ukkel, Belgium
    Virol J 8:463. 2011
  5. pmc Mutations in the fusion protein cleavage site of avian paramyxovirus serotype 2 increase cleavability and syncytium formation but do not increase viral virulence in chickens
    Madhuri Subbiah
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Virol 85:5394-405. 2011
  6. pmc Molecular characterization and complete genome sequence of avian paramyxovirus type 4 prototype strain duck/Hong Kong/D3/75
    Baibaswata Nayak
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
    Virol J 5:124. 2008
  7. pmc Complete genome sequences of avian paramyxovirus serotype 6 prototype strain Hong Kong and a recent novel strain from Italy: evidence for the existence of subgroups within the serotype
    Sa Xiao
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Virus Res 150:61-72. 2010
  8. pmc Experimental infection of hamsters with avian paramyxovirus serotypes 1 to 9
    Arthur S Samuel
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
    Vet Res 42:38. 2011
  9. pmc Avian paramyxovirus serotypes 2-9 (APMV-2-9) vary in the ability to induce protective immunity in chickens against challenge with virulent Newcastle disease virus (APMV-1)
    Baibaswata Nayak
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Vaccine 30:2220-7. 2012
  10. pmc Evaluation of the Newcastle disease virus F and HN proteins in protective immunity by using a recombinant avian paramyxovirus type 3 vector in chickens
    Sachin Kumar
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Virol 85:6521-34. 2011

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  1. ncbi A goose-sourced paramyxovirus isolated from southern China
    Chen Jinding
    College of Veterinary Medicine, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China
    Avian Dis 49:170-3. 2005
    ..8% to 99.6% on an amino acid basis. Phylogenetic analysis of the APMV-1 isolates showed that this isolate most closely resembled the reference APMV-1 strain GD/1/98/Go, which was originally isolated from geese in 1998...
  2. ncbi Isolation, identification, and comparison of four isolates of avian paramyxovirus serotype 2 in China
    Guo zhong Zhang
    Department of Preventive Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100094, P R China
    Avian Dis 50:386-90. 2006
    ..By sequence comparison, it was also revealed that at the molecular level the four virus strains belong to APMV-2, and that two of the strains were isolated from the same group of imported Gouldian Finches...
  3. ncbi Newcastle disease and other avian paramyxoviruses
    D J Alexander
    Central Veterinary Laboratory, Weybridge, New Haw, Addlestone, Surrey, United Kingdom
    Rev Sci Tech 19:443-62. 2000
    ..Both types of viruses cause respiratory disease and egg production losses which may be severe when exacerbated by other infections or environmental stresses. No reports exist of natural infections of chickens with APMV-3 viruses...
  4. pmc Identification and complete genome sequencing of paramyxoviruses in mallard ducks (Anas platyrhynchos) using random access amplification and next generation sequencing technologies
    Toon Rosseel
    Operational Directorate of Virology, Veterinary and Agrochemical Research Center, Ukkel, Belgium
    Virol J 8:463. 2011
    ..AIV and APMV1 were excluded using hemagglutination inhibition (HI) testing and specific real-time RT-PCR tests...
  5. pmc Mutations in the fusion protein cleavage site of avian paramyxovirus serotype 2 increase cleavability and syncytium formation but do not increase viral virulence in chickens
    Madhuri Subbiah
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Virol 85:5394-405. 2011
    ..Furthermore, cleavage of the F protein is not a determinant of APMV-2 pathogenicity in chickens...
  6. pmc Molecular characterization and complete genome sequence of avian paramyxovirus type 4 prototype strain duck/Hong Kong/D3/75
    Baibaswata Nayak
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
    Virol J 5:124. 2008
    ..All APMVs, except avian metapneumovirus, are classified in the genus Avulavirus of the family Paramyxoviridae...
  7. pmc Complete genome sequences of avian paramyxovirus serotype 6 prototype strain Hong Kong and a recent novel strain from Italy: evidence for the existence of subgroups within the serotype
    Sa Xiao
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Virus Res 150:61-72. 2010
    ..Taken together, our results indicated that the APMV-6 strains represents a single serotype with two subgroups that differ substantially based on nt and aa sequences and can be distinguished by HI assay...
  8. pmc Experimental infection of hamsters with avian paramyxovirus serotypes 1 to 9
    Arthur S Samuel
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
    Vet Res 42:38. 2011
    ..Taken together, these results demonstrate that all nine known APMV serotypes are capable of replicating in hamsters with minimal disease and pathology...
  9. pmc Avian paramyxovirus serotypes 2-9 (APMV-2-9) vary in the ability to induce protective immunity in chickens against challenge with virulent Newcastle disease virus (APMV-1)
    Baibaswata Nayak
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Vaccine 30:2220-7. 2012
    The avian paramyxoviruses (APMVs) belong to the genus Avulavirus of family Paramyxoviridae...
  10. pmc Evaluation of the Newcastle disease virus F and HN proteins in protective immunity by using a recombinant avian paramyxovirus type 3 vector in chickens
    Sachin Kumar
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Virol 85:6521-34. 2011
    ..rAMPV3 represents an avirulent vaccine vector that can be used against NDV and other poultry pathogens...
  11. doi Genomic sequence of an avian paramyxovirus type 1 strain isolated from Muscovy duck (Cairina moschata) in China
    S H Shi
    Institute of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary, Fujian Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Fuzhou 350013, Fujian, People s Republic of China
    Arch Virol 156:405-12. 2011
    ..Phylogenetic analysis showed that the FP1/02 strain shared high identity with other APMV-1 strains such as ZJ1, SF02 and NA-1 isolated from geese...
  12. pmc Replication, neurotropism, and pathogenicity of avian paramyxovirus serotypes 1-9 in chickens and ducks
    Shin Hee Kim
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e34927. 2012
    ..The link between the presence of a furin cleavage site in the F protein, syncytium formation, systemic spread, and virulence that has been well-established with APMV-1 pathotypes was not evident with the other APMV serotypes...
  13. ncbi Prevalence of antibodies to different avian paramyxoviruses in commercial poultry in the United States
    Ashwini Warke
    Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Avian Dis 52:694-7. 2008
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  14. pmc Evidence for a new avian paramyxovirus serotype 10 detected in rockhopper penguins from the Falkland Islands
    Patti J Miller
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    J Virol 84:11496-504. 2010
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  15. pmc Complete genome sequence of avian paramyxovirus (APMV) serotype 5 completes the analysis of nine APMV serotypes and reveals the longest APMV genome
    Arthur S Samuel
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9269. 2010
    ..The genomes of representatives of all APMV serotypes except APMV type 5 have recently been fully sequenced. Here, we report the complete genome sequence of the APMV-5 prototype strain budgerigar/Kunitachi/74...
  16. ncbi Complete nucleotide sequence of avian paramyxovirus type 6 isolated from ducks
    P C Chang
    Graduate Institute of Veterinary Microbiology, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Gen Virol 82:2157-68. 2001
    ..This result suggests that APMV should constitute a new genus within the subfamily Paramyxovirinae...
  17. ncbi Mixed paramyxovirus infection of wild and domestic birds in Israel
    E Shihmanter
    Division of Avian Diseases, Kimron Veterinary Institute, Beit Dagan, Israel
    Vet Microbiol 58:73-8. 1997
    ..The finding of double APMV infection in poultry farms appears to be important for epizootiology and pathogenesis of APMV-caused diseases...
  18. pmc Experimental avian paramyxovirus serotype-3 infection in chickens and turkeys
    Sachin Kumar
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Vet Res 41:72. 2010
    ..Furthermore, there was little or no disease despite systemic viral spread and abundant viral replication in all the tissues tested...
  19. doi Full-length genome sequence of avain paramyxovirus type 4 isolated from a mallard duck
    Woo Jin Jeon
    Avian Diseases Division, Veterinary Research Institute, National Veterinary Research and Quarantine Service, 480 Anyang 6, Anyang, Gyeonggi, 430 824, South Korea
    Virus Genes 37:342-50. 2008
    ..Using phylogenetic analysis, APMV-4 was classified as a member of the genus Avulavirus, and was more closely related to APMV-1 than to APMV-2 or APMV-6...
  20. pmc Complete sequence of the genome of avian paramyxovirus type 9 and comparison with other paramyxoviruses
    Arthur S Samuel
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, MD 20742, USA
    Virus Res 142:10-8. 2009
    ..The mean death time in embryonated chicken eggs was found to be more than 120h, indicating APMV-9 to be avirulent for chickens...
  21. pmc Complete genome sequences of avian paramyxovirus type 8 strains goose/Delaware/1053/76 and pintail/Wakuya/20/78
    Anandan Paldurai
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Virus Res 142:144-53. 2009
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  22. pmc Complete genome sequence of avian paramyxovirus type 7 (strain Tennessee) and comparison with other paramyxoviruses
    Sa Xiao
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Virus Res 145:80-91. 2009
    ..The mean death time in embryonated chicken eggs was found to be more than 144h, indicating APMV-7 to be avirulent for chickens...
  23. pmc Complete genome sequence of avian paramyxovirus-3 strain Wisconsin: evidence for the existence of subgroups within the serotype
    Sachin Kumar
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Virus Res 149:78-85. 2010
    ..Taken together, our results indicate that the two APMV-3 strains represent a single serotype with two subgroups that differ substantially based on nt and aa sequences, but with only a modest antigenic difference...
  24. pmc Pathogenesis of two strains of avian paramyxovirus serotype 2, Yucaipa and Bangor, in chickens and turkeys
    Madhuri Subbiah
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, 8075 Greenmead Drive, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Avian Dis 54:1050-7. 2010
    ..There also was evidence of systemic spread even though the cleavage site of the viral fusion glycoprotein does not contain the canonical furin protease cleavage site...
  25. ncbi Serological survey for avian paramyxoviruses from wildfowl in aquatic habitats in Andalusia
    A Maldonado
    Departamento de Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad de Cordoba, Spain
    J Wildl Dis 31:66-9. 1995
    ..By contrast, in non-aquatic species high antibody prevalences were detected only to PMV-2 (60%), particularly in sparrows (68%), while antibody prevalences to other PMV's were moderate or low...
  26. ncbi Serological survey on prevalence of antibodies to avian paramyxovirus serotype 2 in China
    Guo zhong Zhang
    Department of Preventive Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100094, People s Republic of China
    Avian Dis 51:137-9. 2007
    ..9%, 25.1%, 45.8%, 47.6%, and 80.0%, respectively. The results of this survey indicate that the distribution of APMV-2 is very widespread in China and that more attention should be paid to the influence of APMV-2 on poultry production...
  27. pmc Complete sequence of the genome of avian paramyxovirus type 2 (strain Yucaipa) and comparison with other paramyxoviruses
    Madhuri Subbiah
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 USA
    Virus Res 137:40-8. 2008
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  28. pmc Complete genome sequence of avian paramyxovirus type 3 reveals an unusually long trailer region
    Sachin Kumar
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Virus Res 137:189-97. 2008
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  29. ncbi Avian paramyxovirus serotype 3 infection in Neopsephotus, Cyanoramphus, and Neophema species
    Arne Jung
    Clinic for Poultry, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Buenteweg 17, D 30559 Hannover, Germany
    J Avian Med Surg 23:205-8. 2009
    ..An eventual mortality rate of 70% occurred in the Neophema species, but a group of budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus) and parrotlets (Forpus species) kept in the same facility showed no clinical signs during the outbreak...
  30. ncbi Isolation and characterization of avian paramyxovirus type 3b from farmed Namibian ostriches (Struthio camelus f. dom.)
    Erhard F Kaleta
    Klinik fur Vogel, Reptilien, Amphibien und Fische, Fachbereich Veterinarmedizin, Justus Liebig Universitat Giessen
    Berl Munch Tierarztl Wochenschr 123:103-10. 2010
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first description of the occurrence of aPMV-3b in farmed ostriches...
  31. ncbi Avian paramyxoviruses and influenza viruses isolated from mallard ducks (Anas platyrhynchos) in New Zealand
    W L Stanislawek
    National Centre for Disease Investigation, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Upper Hutt, New Zealand
    Arch Virol 147:1287-302. 2002
    ..The other isolate was very similar to a virus (MC 110/77) obtained from a shelduck in France...
  32. ncbi Investigation of several selected adjuvants regarding their efficacy and side effects for the production of a vaccine for parakeets to prevent a disease caused by a paramyxovirus type 3
    Ingrid Beck
    Institute for Avian Diseases, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Frankfurter Strasse 91 93, D 35392, Giessen, Germany
    Vaccine 21:1006-22. 2003
    ..Regarding its efficacy and side effects, the vaccine formulation "PMV-3/Specol" has been evaluated positively and can be recommended for the production of a PMV-3 vaccine for parakeets...
  33. doi Apoptotic induction of lung adenocarcinoma A549 cells infected by recombinant RVG Newcastle disease virus (rL-RVG) in vitro
    Yulan Yan
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Affiliated People s Hospital of Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu 212002, P R China
    Mol Med Rep 11:317-26. 2015
    Newcastle disease virus (NDV) is a member of the genus Avulavirus in the Paramyxoviridae family and its antitumor properties depend on its ability to kill malignant cells while not affecting normal cells...
  34. pmc New avian paramyxoviruses type I strains identified in Africa provide new outcomes for phylogeny reconstruction and genotype classification
    Renata Servan de Almeida
    CIRAD, UMR CMAEE, Montpellier, France INRA, UMR1309 CMAEE, Montpellier, France
    PLoS ONE 8:e76413. 2013
    ..The evolutionary distances between groups and the specific amino acid signatures of each cluster allowed us to refine the genotype nomenclature. ..
  35. doi Immune responses of poultry to Newcastle disease virus
    Darrell R Kapczynski
    Exotic and Emerging Avian Disease Research Unit, Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, Athens, GA 30605, United States
    Dev Comp Immunol 41:447-53. 2013
    ..Strains of Newcastle disease virus (NDV) belong to the order Mononegavirales, family Paramyxoviridae, and genus Avulavirus, are contained in one serotype and are also known as avian paramyxovirus serotype-1 (APMV-1)...
  36. ncbi Identification and subgrouping of pigeon type Newcastle disease virus strains by restriction enzyme cleavage site analysis
    Dorina Ujvári
    Veterinary Medical Research Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, H 1143 Budapest, Hungaria krt 21, Hungary
    J Virol Methods 131:115-21. 2006
    A host variant of Newcastle disease virus (NDV, genus Avulavirus, family Paramyxoviridae) is responsible for an autonomous disease in pigeons. It emerged in the late 1970s in the Mediterranean region...
  37. pmc Evaluation of the genetic diversity of avian paramyxovirus type 4
    Baibaswata Nayak
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Virus Res 171:103-10. 2013
    Avian paramyxoviruses (APMVs) belong to the genus Avulavirus in the family Paramyxoviridae and include at least nine serotypes, APMV-1 to -9, as well as two additional provisional serotypes...
  38. ncbi Characterization of Newcastle disease viruses isolated from cormorant and gull species in the United States in 2010
    Diego G Diel
    United States, Department of Agriculture USDA, Agricultural Research Service, Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, 934 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Avian Dis 56:128-33. 2012
    Newcastle disease virus (NDV), a member of the genus Avulavirus of the family Paramyxoviridae, is the causative agent of Newcastle disease (ND), a highly contagious disease that affects many species of birds and which frequently causes ..
  39. doi Phylogenetic analysis of the nucleotide sequences for the HN gene of 22 avian paramyxovirus type 2 viruses reveals marked heterogeneity
    Sahar Mahmood
    Virology Department, Veterinary Laboratories Agency Weybridge, New Haw, Addlestone, UK
    Avian Pathol 39:453-8. 2010
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  40. doi Cytolytic effects and apoptosis induction of Newcastle disease virus strain AF2240 on anaplastic astrocytoma brain tumor cell line
    Rola Ali
    Faculty of Biotechnology and Bimolecular Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia
    Neurochem Res 36:2051-62. 2011
    Newcastle disease virus (NDV) is a member of genus Avulavirus within the family Paramyxoviridae. Interest of using NDV as an anticancer agent has arisen from its ability to kill tumor cells with limited toxicity to normal cells...
  41. ncbi Mapping of the RNA promoter of Newcastle disease virus
    Fernando Marcos
    Departamento de Bioquimica y Biologia Molecular, Universidad de Salamanca, Plaza Doctores de la Reina s n, Edificio Departamental, lab 108 Salamanca 37007, Spain
    Virology 331:396-406. 2005
    ..Although the conserved region I of NDV (avulavirus) promoter appears to be more similar to that of Sendai virus (SeV) (respirovirus), conserved region II is ..
  42. doi Genetic diversity of avian paramyxovirus type 4 isolates from wild ducks in Korea from 2006 to 2011
    Kang Seuk Choi
    Avian Disease Division, Animal, Plant and Fisheries Quarantine and Inspection Agency, Anyang, Gyeonggi 430 757, Republic of Korea
    Virus Genes 46:302-8. 2013
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  43. pmc The origin of biased sequence depth in sequence-independent nucleic acid amplification and optimization for efficient massive parallel sequencing
    Toon Rosseel
    Operational Directorate of Virology, Veterinary and Agrochemical Research Centre, Ukkel, Brussels, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 8:e76144. 2013
    ..These findings contribute to the optimization of random nucleic acid amplification protocols that are currently required for downstream applications such as viral metagenomics and microarray analysis. ..
  44. doi Do shade-grown coffee plantations pose a disease risk for wild birds?
    Sonia M Hernandez
    Odum School of Ecology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Ecohealth 10:145-58. 2013
    ..and the diversity and identity of endoparasites...
  45. pmc Mutations in the fusion protein cleavage site of avian paramyxovirus serotype 4 confer increased replication and syncytium formation in vitro but not increased replication and pathogenicity in chickens and ducks
    Shin Hee Kim
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e50598. 2013
    ..These results suggested that the cleavage site sequence of the F protein is not a limiting determinant of APMV-4 pathogenicity in chickens and ducks...
  46. pmc Complete genome sequence of a novel avian paramyxovirus
    François Xavier Briand
    Anses, Ploufragan Plouzane Laboratory, Ploufragan, France
    J Virol 86:7710. 2012
    ..We report here the complete genome of a new avian paramyxovirus (APMV-11) isolated from common snipes. Sequence data from this virus showed that it has the largest genome of APMV and unusual P gene mRNA editing...
  47. doi Phylogenetic analysis and comparison of eight strains of pigeon paramyxovirus type 1 (PPMV-1) isolated in China between 2010 and 2012
    Hongbo Guo
    Division of Avian Infectious Diseases, National Key Laboratory of Veterinary Biotechnology, Harbin Veterinary Research Institute, The Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Harbin 150001, The People s Republic of China
    Arch Virol 158:1121-31. 2013
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  48. ncbi [Molecular virological monitoring of Newcastle disease virus strains (Paramyxoviridae, Avulavirus) in the populations of wild birds in the Volga estuary (the 2001 data)]
    E V Usachev
    Vopr Virusol 51:32-8. 2006
    ..Nucleotide sequences have allowed the authors to classify corresponding NDV strains as 5b genotype and the analysis of the amino acid sequence of the F-protein cleavage site has shown them to belong to a non-pathogenic group...
  49. doi Genetic data from avian influenza and avian paramyxoviruses generated by the European network of excellence (EPIZONE) between 2006 and 2011--review and recommendations for surveillance
    William G Dundon
    Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie, Legnaro, Italy
    Vet Microbiol 154:209-21. 2012
    ..Based on this information and putting it all into a European context, recommendations for continued surveillance of these important viruses within Europe are presented...
  50. doi Full genomic sequence of an African avian paramyxovirus type 4 strain isolated from a wild duck
    Celia Abolnik
    ARC Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute, Onderstepoort 0110, South Africa
    Virus Genes 45:537-41. 2012
    ..The sequencing approach adopted in this study could successfully indicate quasispecies in the viral stock...
  51. pmc Complete genome and clinicopathological characterization of a virulent Newcastle disease virus isolate from South America
    Diego G Diel
    USDA, ARS, Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Athens, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:378-87. 2012
    ..virus (NDV) or avian paramyxovirus type 1 (APMV-1), a negative-sense single-stranded RNA virus of the genus Avulavirus, family Paramyxoviridae...
  52. doi Detection of paramyxoviruses in Magellanic penguins (Spheniscus magellanicus) on the Brazilian tropical coast
    Luz Alba M G Fornells
    Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Vet Microbiol 156:429-33. 2012
    ..Among the paramyxoviruses, five Avulavirus isolates belonging to serotype APMV-2 and the serotype APMV-10, which was proposed by Miller et al...
  53. ncbi RNA-dependent RNA polymerase gene analysis of worldwide Newcastle disease virus isolates representing different virulence types and their phylogenetic relationship with other members of the paramyxoviridae
    Mark G Wise
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, 934 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Virus Res 104:71-80. 2004
    ..A comparison of the NDV L coding sequences to other Paramyxoviridae illustrated the unique clustering of the avian-specific paramyxoviruses, further justifying the newly created Avulavirus genus.
  54. ncbi [Isolation of influenza virus A (Orthomyxoviridae, Influenza A virus), Dhori virus (Orthomyxoviridae, Thogotovirus), and Newcastle's disease virus (Paromyxoviridae, Avulavirus) on the Malyi Zhemchuzhnyi Island in the north-western area of the Caspian Sea]
    K B Iashkulov
    Vopr Virusol 53:34-8. 2008
    ..from a cormorantwith clinical symptoms of the disease, 3 strains of Newcastle disease virus (Paramyxoviridae, Avulavirus) from cormorants. RT-PCR revealed influenza A virus subtype H5 in 3.1% of the cloacal lavages from cormorants...
  55. ncbi Isolation and characterization of paramyxoviruses from snakes and their relationship to avian paramyxoviruses
    S Blahak
    Institut fur Geflugelkrankheiten, Justus Liebig Universitat, Giessen, Germany
    Zentralbl Veterinarmed B 42:216-24. 1995
    ..At 28 degrees C the snake viruses could be cultivated in several cell cultures. Separation of virus proteins using polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis showed differences between the snake isolates and avian PMVs of serotypes 1 and 7...
  56. ncbi Evidence of ortho- and paramyxoviruses in fauna from Antarctica
    F J Austin
    Health Research Council of New Zealand Virus Research Unit, University of Otago, Dunedin
    J Wildl Dis 29:568-71. 1993
    ..An avian paramyxovirus was isolated from a penguin cloacal swab...
  57. ncbi Characterization of Bangor virus proteins by using monoclonal antibodies
    X Mao
    Department of Microbiology, Mie University School of Medicine, Japan
    Avian Dis 40:150-7. 1996
    ..Furthermore, all of the anti-F protein mAbs showed neutralizing activity...
  58. doi Genomic characterization of two avian paramyxovirus type 2 isolates from chickens in China
    Xiaojiao Li
    Key Laboratory of Zoonosis of the Ministry of Agriculture, College of Veterinary Medicine, China Agricultural University, Beijing, 100193, People s Republic of China
    Virus Genes 43:55-9. 2011
    ..Among the APMVs, APMV-2 strains F8 and NK exhibited a closer evolutionary relationship with APMV-7 and APMV-8 representative strains...
  59. ncbi Isolation of paramyxovirus serotype 7 from ostriches (Struthio camelus)
    P R Woolcock
    California Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory System Fresno Branch, University of California, Davis 93725, USA
    Avian Dis 40:945-9. 1996
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of an isolation of PMV-7 from ostriches...
  60. doi Genetic variation of Italian avian paramyxoviruses serotype 9
    William G Dundon
    OIE, FAO and National Reference Laboratory for Avian Influenza and Newcastle Disease, Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie, Viale dell Universita 10, 35020, Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    Virus Genes 41:43-6. 2010
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  61. ncbi Failure to induce formation of proteinase K resistant fibrils in pigeons through experimental infection with paramyxovirus type 1
    V M Kostka
    Institute for Avian Diseases, Justus Liebig Universitat Giessen, Germany
    Dtsch Tierarztl Wochenschr 104:174-5. 1997
    ..Therefore, it is estimated that PMV type 1 of the pigeon is not likely to induce pathogenic mechanisms assumed for transmissible spongiform encephalopathies...
  62. ncbi Antigenic heterogeneity of avian paramyxoviruses of serotype 2 ("Yucaipa-like") isolated from domestic and wild birds in Israel
    M Lipkind
    Poultry Department, Kimron Veterinary Institute, Beit Dagan, Israel
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 18:189-207. 1995
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  63. ncbi Avian influenza viruses and avian paramyxoviruses in wintering and breeding waterfowl populations in North Carolina, USA
    Virginia H Goekjian
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 47:240-5. 2011
    ..During summers 2005 and 2006, a high prevalence of APMV-1 infection was observed in resident breeding Wood Ducks (Aix sponsa) and Mallards (Anas platyrhynchos)...
  64. ncbi Avian paramyxoviruses serotype 3 isolated from captive birds in Israel: clinical signs, pathology, and antigenic characterization
    E Shihmanter
    Division of Avian Diseases, Kimron Veterinary Institute, Beit Dagan, Israel
    Avian Dis 42:418-22. 1998
    ..This is the first isolation of APMV-3 from birds belonging to the orders Anseriformes and Ciconiiformes...
  65. ncbi [The serologic detection of virus-induced infections in the domestic goose (Anser anser dom.)]
    E F Kaleta
    Institut fur Geflugelkrankheiten, JLU Giessen
    Tierarztl Prax Ausg G Grosstiere Nutztiere 26:234-8. 1998
    ..Neutralizing antibodies against a reovirus originating from Muscovy ducks and against a chicken reovirus (strain U Con S 1133) were quite frequently detected. In 35 of 564 examined geese sera hepatitis B virus was found...
  66. ncbi Acute pancreatitis in chickens due to non-virulent Newcastle disease virus
    G Meulemans
    Veterinary and Agrochemical Research Centre, Brussels, Belgium
    Vet Rec 143:300-3. 1998
    ....
  67. doi Clinicopathological characterization in poultry of three strains of Newcastle disease virus isolated from recent outbreaks
    L Susta
    Department of Veterinary Pathology, CVM, UGA, Athens, GA 30602 7388, USA
    Vet Pathol 48:349-60. 2011
    ..is a severe threat to the poultry industry and is caused by Newcastle disease virus, a member of the genus Avulavirus, family Paramyxoviridae...
  68. pmc Screening of feral pigeon (Colomba livia), mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) and graylag goose (Anser anser) populations for Campylobacter spp., Salmonella spp., avian influenza virus and avian paramyxovirus
    A Lillehaug
    Section for Wildlife Diseases, National Veterinary Institute, Oslo Norway
    Acta Vet Scand 46:193-202. 2005
    ..This is the first time an avian influenza virus has been isolated in Norway. The study demonstrates that the wild bird species examined may constitute a reservoir for important bird pathogens and zoonotic agents in Norway...
  69. ncbi Role of sialic acid-containing molecules in paramyxovirus entry into the host cell: a minireview
    Enrique Villar
    Departamento de Bioquimica y Biologia Molecular, Edificio Departamental, Universidad de Salamanca, Plaza Doctores de la Reina s n, Lab 108, Salamanca 37007, Spain
    Glycoconj J 23:5-17. 2006
    ..The viral attachment protein present in some paramyxoviruses (Respirovirus, Rubulavirus and Avulavirus) is the HN glycoprotein, which binds to cellular sialic acid-containing molecules and exhibits sialidase and ..
  70. ncbi New modalities for the treatment of acute cardioembolic stroke
    Shinichiro Uchiyama
    Intern Med 45:493-4. 2006
  71. ncbi Serological survey of racing pigeons for selected pathogens in Taiwan
    H J Tsai
    Graduate Institute of Veterinary Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei 106, Taiwan
    Acta Vet Hung 54:179-89. 2006
    ..ND or EDS-76 seroprevalence of pigeons vaccinated with ND vaccine or EDS-76 vaccine was significantly higher than that of pigeons that did not receive any vaccination...
  72. pmc Antiviral activity and RNA polymerase degradation following Hsp90 inhibition in a range of negative strand viruses
    John H Connor
    Department of Microbiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Virology 362:109-19. 2007
    ..Based on these results, we propose that Hsp90 is a host factor that is important for the replication of many negative strand viruses...
  73. ncbi Molecular cloning and functional analysis of goose interferon gamma
    Hong Tao Li
    Department of Preventive Veterinary Medicine, College of Animal Medicine, Northeast Agricultural University, Harbin 150030, China
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 117:67-74. 2007
    ..Therefore, the availability of bioactive rgoIFN-gamma and its specific antibodies provides valuable tools for studying T cell immunity in geese...
  74. ncbi Experimental evaluation of Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae) as a vector of Newcastle disease virus
    D Wes Watson
    Department of Entomology, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA
    J Med Entomol 44:666-71. 2007
    ..were examined for their ability to harbor and transmit Newcastle disease virus (family Paramyxoviridae, genus Avulavirus, NDV) by using a mesogenic NDV strain...
  75. ncbi Detection and isolation of exotic Newcastle disease virus from field-collected flies
    Seemanti Chakrabarti
    Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    J Med Entomol 44:840-4. 2007
    ..group) that had been identified as infected with exotic Newcastle disease virus (family Paramyxoviridae, genus avulavirus, ENDV) in Los Angeles County, CA, during the 2002-2003 END outbreak...
  76. ncbi Multiplex RT-PCR for virulence detection and differentiation between Newcastle disease virus and goose-origin APVM-1
    Ling Chen Kong
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China
    Avian Dis 51:668-73. 2007
    ..Twenty-six viral isolates of NDV and four goose-origin APVM-1 were analyzed, and we found that the VII genotype of NDV is the most prevalent type in South China and that it is not closely related to viral strains common to Europe...
  77. ncbi [Preparation and identification of the monoclonal antibody specific to hemagglutinin of avian paramyxovirus type 2]
    Guo zhong Zhang
    College of Veterinary Medicine, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100094, China
    Bing Du Xue Bao 24:148-51. 2008
    ..The McAb did not cross react with the common avian viruses, showing good specificity. There existed obvious differences in antigenitic relationship among APMV-2 viruses analyzed by HI and indirect ELISA using McAb 1G4A7...
  78. ncbi Isolations of avian paramyxovirus type 2 from domestic fowl in Scotland in 2002 and 2006
    A M Wood
    VLA Lasswade, International Research Centre, Pentlands Science Park, Bush Loan, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 0PZ
    Vet Rec 162:788-9. 2008
  79. ncbi Pigeon paramyxovirus: association with common avian pathogens in chickens and serologic survey in wild birds
    H Toro
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, 166 Greene Hall, Auburn University, AL 36849 5519, USA
    Avian Dis 49:92-8. 2005
    ..Interestingly, significantly (P < 0.05) higher mean titers were observed during the months of October and November 2001, following closely multiple PPMV-1 episodes of mortality in wild collard doves in northwestern Florida...
  80. ncbi Nucleotide sequence of the matrix protein gene of avian paramyxovirus, serotype 3b: evidence on another member of the suggested new genus of the subfamily Paramyxovirinae
    Esther Shihmanter
    Kimron Veterinary Institute, P O Box 12, Beit Dagan 50250, Israel
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 28:37-51. 2005
    ..recently been suggested to be excluded from the Rubulavirus genus and assigned (together with APMV-6) to a new Avulavirus genus within the subfamily Paramyxovirinae of the Paramyxoviridae family...
  81. ncbi Persistence of exotic Newcastle disease virus (ENDV) in laboratory infected Musca domestica and Fannia canicularis
    Seemanti Chakrabarti
    Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside, 900 University Avenue, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Avian Dis 52:375-9. 2008
    ..to take up and harbor a velogenic strain of exotic Newcastle disease virus (ENDV) (family Paramyxoviridae, genus Avulavirus)...
  82. ncbi Toward a glioblastoma vaccine: promise and potential pitfalls
    Howard A Fine
    J Clin Oncol 22:4240-3. 2004
  83. ncbi Detection of avian paramyxoviruses and influenza viruses amongst wild bird populations in Victoria
    I Peroulis
    Department of Primary Industries, Primary Industries Research Victoria, Attwood, Victoria 3049
    Aust Vet J 82:79-82. 2004
    ..To isolate and characterise avian paramyxoviruses and other haemagglutinating viruses amongst Victorian wild bird populations...
  84. ncbi Human health implications of avian influenza viruses and paramyxoviruses
    I Capua
    Office International des Epizooties and National Reference Laboratory for Avian Influenza, Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie, Viale dell Universita 10, 35020, Legnaro, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 23:1-6. 2004
    ..For this reason, any suspected case should be investigated thoroughly...
  85. ncbi Inhibition of replication of goose paramyxovirus SF02 by hammerhead ribozyme targeting to the SF02 F mRNA in chicken embryo fibroblasts
    Jian Zou
    Key Laboratory of Proteomics, Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 200031, China
    Sheng Wu Hua Xue Yu Sheng Wu Wu Li Xue Bao (Shanghai) 35:801-5. 2003
    ..Survival percentage of CEFs being transfected with pcDNA-RzF598 and infected SF02 was up to 78.8%, while the survival percentages of untransfected CEFs and CEFs transfected with pcDNA3 after infection with SF02 were only about 5%...
  86. doi Two genetically closely related pigeon paramyxovirus type 1 (PPMV-1) variants with identical velogenic fusion protein cleavage sites but with strongly contrasting virulence
    Jos C F M Dortmans
    Central Veterinary Institute of Wageningen UR, P O Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Vet Microbiol 143:139-44. 2010
    ..However, our observations emphasize the need to determine both the virulence (ICPI) and the sequence of the cleavage site of the F protein to avoid dismissing of potential virulent PPMV-1 isolates...
  87. ncbi Avian influenza viruses and paramyxoviruses in wintering and resident ducks in Texas
    Britta A Hanson
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 41:624-8. 2005
    ..7% of teal in February 2002. The season of isolation of both viruses and the majority of the AIV subtypes detected in this study are not typical based on previous reports of these viruses from North American ducks...
  88. pmc Complete genome sequences of avian paramyxovirus serotype 2 (APMV-2) strains Bangor, England and Kenya: evidence for the existence of subgroups within serotype 2
    Madhuri Subbiah
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland, 8075 Greenmead Drive, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Virus Res 152:85-95. 2010
    ..These differences in antigenic relatedness suggest that these four APMV-2 strains represent a single serotype with two antigenic subgroups, and this is strongly supported by the dimorphism in nt and aa sequence identity...
  89. ncbi Sequence analysis of F gene of SF02 isolate of goose paramyxovirus and its identification by multiplex RT-PCR
    Jian Zou
    Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 200031, China
    Sheng Wu Hua Xue Yu Sheng Wu Wu Li Xue Bao (Shanghai) 34:439-44. 2002
    ..Based on the F gene sequence a multiplex RT-PCR method has been developed. It could be used for the discrimination of GPV from NDV...
  90. ncbi Avian paramyxoviruses in shorebirds and gulls
    Laura L Coffee
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 46:481-7. 2010
    ..The higher prevalence of APMV in Ruddy Turnstones mirrors results observed for avian influenza viruses in shorebirds and may suggest similar modes of transmission...
  91. ncbi Antitumor vaccination of patients with glioblastoma multiforme: a pilot study to assess feasibility, safety, and clinical benefit
    Hans Herbert Steiner
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Oncol 22:4272-81. 2004
    ..Also, we determined the influence on progression-free survival and overall survival and on vaccination-induced antitumor reactivity...
  92. ncbi Lack of antigenic relationships between avian pneumovirus and four avian paramyxoviruses
    A N Alkhalaf
    Food Animal Health Research Program, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, The Ohio State University, Wooster, OH 44691, USA
    Avian Dis 47:175-9. 2003
    ..All the viruses were isolated in the United States or Canada. No antigenic relationships between APV and the PMVs were detected by the described tests...
  93. doi A diagnostic method based on MGB probes for rapid detection and simultaneous differentiation between virulent and vaccine strains of avian paramyxovirus type 1
    Adela Fratnik Steyer
    Virology Unit, Institute for Microbiology and Parasitology, Veterinary Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Gerbiceva 60, SI 1115 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    J Virol Methods 166:28-36. 2010
    ..2% to 3.9% and from 0.6% to 7.2% for intra-assay and inter-assay variability, respectively. The results indicated the suitability of both assays as a complementary method for rapid screening and typing of APMV-1...
  94. ncbi Seroprevalence of avian paramyxovirus 1, 2, and 3 in captive and free-living birds of prey in Spain (preliminary results): implications for management of wild and captive populations
    Ursula Höfle
    Aquila Foundation and Centro de Estudios de Rapaces Ibéricas JCCM, 45671 Sevilleja de la Jara, Toledo, Spain
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 969:213-6. 2002
    ..Infection or exposure in captive birds may be due to the use of avian-derived food in rehabilitation and captive-breeding centers. This may be of concern at the time of reintroduction of these birds into free-living populations...

Research Grants2

  1. Protein synthesis control by vesicular stomatits virus
    John Connor; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These project is designed to develop an independent research program focused on discovering more about mechanisms of both viral and host protein translation with an interest in applying the lessons learned to cancer therapy. ..
  2. Control of elF4F complex by Vesicular Stomatitis Virus
    John Connor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....