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simian viruses

Robert N. Hull

simian viruses

by Robert N. Hull

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Published by Springer-Verlag New York in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Simian viruses.,
  • Rhinoviruses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Other titlesRhinoviruses.
    Statementby R. N. Hull. Rhinoviruses, by D. A. J. Tyrrell.
    SeriesVirology monographs,, 2
    ContributionsTyrrell, D. A. J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQR360 .V52 no. 2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination124 p.
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5618292M
    LC Control Number68026921

    The natural host of simian virus 40 (SV40) is the rhesus macaque, in which the virus is commonly maintained as a chronic infection of the kidney epithelium and other tissues. Although SV40 infection is not associated with known disease sequelae in immunocompetent animals, in immunodeficient animals SV40 can cause central nervous system disease as well as renal and pulmonary disease (Sheffield.   This book represents two separate discussions bound together in a single volume and appears to be good evidence that they intend to present critically written monographs. The first section on simian viruses, in addition to its obvious veterinary importance, has relevance to the physician in light of the previous use of simian tissue for human.

    Paul Rizzo et al., Simian Virus 40 is Present in Most United States Human Mesotheliomas, but it is Rarely Present in Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, Chest S, S–S (); Narayan Shivapurkar et al., Presence of Simian Virus 40 Sequences in Malignant Mesotheliomas and Mesothelial Cell Proliferations, 76 J. Cellular Biochemistry ,   Simian virus 40 and human cancers, Strickler H., Einstein Quarterly J. Biol. and Med. () This includes a detailed bibliography that will lead readers to earlier scientific articles.

    Books that deal with the spread of a virus or deadly illness that affects the world in a big way All Votes Add Books To This List. 1: The Stand by. Stephen King (Goodreads Author) avg rating — , ratings. score: 4,, and 45 people voted.   Simian B Virus Infection is an extremely rare disease in humans that is caused by the herpes virus Simiae, also known as the B virus. This virus is commonly found among the macaque monkeys (a type of Asiatic monkeys).


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Simian viruses by Robert N. Hull Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book gives the history of Simian (monkey) virus (specifically, SV40) contamination of the polio vaccine. SV40 is a virus associated with certain kinds of cancer. The book describes the lack of response to (and even denial of) the problem by federal authorities/5(79).

"Simian Virology is a well-organized and comprehensive book that should be useful for undergraduate and graduate students, veterinarians, biologists, and other professionals who work with nonhuman primates (NHPs), viruses or NHPs, or NHPs involved in research on human disease."JAVMA.

A simian virus was discovered in the Cameroons inand it subsequently spread from chimpanzees to humans in the s, probably through exposure to infected ape blood.

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was identified in human tissue from the Belgian Congo in Haitian administrators invited to the Belgian Congo after the s rebellion became infected and, on their return home, transmi.

Genre/Form: Terminology: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hull, Robert N. Simian viruses. [New York] Springer-Verlag New York, (OCoLC) A simian virus known as SV40 has been associated with a number of rare human cancers.

This same virus contaminated the polio vaccine administered to 98 million Americans from to Federal. Simian Virology. by Alexander F. Voevodin, Preston A. Marx August Simian Virology is the first text to comprehensively cover all currently known simian viruses.

Chapters provide an overview of nonhuman primate models of medically important viral diseases as well as natural infections of nonhuman primates with human and animal viruses. Simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) is a species of retrovirus that cause persistent infections in at least 45 species of African non-human primates.

Based on analysis of strains found in four species of monkeys from Bioko Island, which was isolated from the mainland by rising sea levels ab years ago, it has been concluded that SIV has been present in monkeys and apes for at least.

There are two species of the virus, HIV-1 and HIV The first evolved from a simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) found in chimpanzees, while the second came from an SIV in a type of monkey called. Transmission from non-humans to humans. The majority of HIV researchers agree that HIV evolved at some point from the closely related simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV), and that SIV or HIV (post mutation) was transferred from non-human primates to humans in the recent past (as a type of zoonosis).

[citation needed] Research in this area is conducted using molecular phylogenetics, comparing. The virus so “freed” may produce a cytopathic effect (CPE), which indicates its presence, but, in some instances, such as in the case of rubella or SV 5 viruses, it may be necessary to use other technics to detect the presence of the virus.

By these methods, virologists have recovered many new agents from both healthy and sick individuals. Science fiction books Disease has no agency. Bacteria and viruses spread blindly where they can, their pathways facilitated by our globalised world.

a neuroenhancer spliced into simian. Related lentiviruses have now been isolated from sheep, goats, horses, cattle, cats, monkeys, and humans. This issue of CTMI is devoted to the lentiviruses of nonhuman primates, referred to as simian immunodeficiency viruses (SIVs).

"Simian Virology is a well-organized and comprehensive book that should be useful for undergraduate and graduate students, veterinarians, biologists, and other professionals who work with nonhuman primates (NHPs), viruses or NHPs, or NHPs involved in research on human disease."JAVMA.

Simian Virology is the first text to comprehensively cover all currently known simian viruses. Chapters provide an overview of nonhuman primate models of medically important viral diseases as well as natural infections of nonhuman primates with human and animal viruses.

""Simian Virology is a well-organized and comprehensive book that should be useful for undergraduate and graduate students, veterinarians, biologists, and other professionals who work with nonhuman primates (NHPs), viruses or NHPs, or NHPs involved in research on human disease.""JAVMA. Simian Foamy Virus.

Simian foamy virus (SFV) is infecting primates at high levels: 70% of primates in captivity, 97% of wild western red colobus monkeys, and between 44% and % of wild chimpanzees– SFVs have been documented in primate care workers in the United States, in hunters in Cameroon and Gabon, and in women living in rural DRC– Moreover, SFV.

Viruses12, AMA Style Alvarez X, Sestak K, Byrareddy SN, Mohan M. Long Term Deltatetrahydrocannabinol Administration Inhibits Proinflammatory Responses in Minor Salivary Glands of Chronically Simian Immunodeficieny Virus Infected Rhesus Macaques. African green monkey (AGM) spumaretroviruses have been less well-studied than other simian foamy viruses (SFVs).

We report the biological and genomic characterization of SFVcae_FV, which was the first foamy virus isolated from an African green monkey (AGM) and was found to be serotype 3. Infectivity studies in various cell lines from different species (mouse, dog, rhesus monkey, AGM, and. simian viruses, including human viruses.

Writing this book was a challenging and enriching experience. At the same time, one of the most striking findings we made was uncovering major gaps in the knowledgeofsimianviruses,farmorethanweexpected. We hope that our book will spur new investigations to close these gaps.

Alexander F. Voevodin Preston. From toan estimated % of polio vaccines administered in the US were contaminated with simian virus 40 (SV40). The virus came from monkey kidney cell cultures used to make polio vaccines at that time.

Most of the contamination was in the inactivated polio vaccine (IPV), but it was also found in oral polio vaccine (OPV). Annual Review of Microbiology The Simian Immunodeficiency Viruses R C Desrosiers Annual Review of Immunology Intergeneric Coaggregation Among Human Oral Bacteria and Ecology of Dental Plaque P E Kolenbrander Annual Review of Microbiology Genetics of Streptomyces Fradiae and Tylosin Biosynthesis R H Baltz, and and E T Seno Annual Review of.

Simian virus 40 (SV40) is a monkey virus that was administered to human populations by contaminated vaccines which were produced in SV40 naturally infected monkey cells. Recent molecular biology and epidemiological studies suggest that SV40 may be contagiously transmitted in humans by horizontal infection, independently from the earlier administration of SVcontaminated vaccines.

On any list of medical triumphs of the 20th century, polio vaccination is sure to rate a mention. In the s and early s, the shot and sugar-cube vaccines of Jonas Salk, and later Albert Sabin, offered people the first opportunities to protect themselves from a scourge as feared in its day as AIDS is in our own.