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  Reoviridae - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The Reoviridae (Respiratory Enteritic Orphan virus) are a family of viruses that includes some viruses that affect the gastrointestinal system (such as Rotavirus), and some that cause respiratory infections.
The name Reoviridae is derived from respiratory enteric orphan viruses.
Even though Reoviridae have been identified with various diseases, the original name is still used.
www.arikah.com /encyclopedia/Reoviridae   (196 words)

 intro to reoviridae
Later 3 serotypes were identified which were designated as reovirus and categorized under the Reoviridae family.
Later it was discovered that the 3 serotypes share a common group antigen as detected by complement fixation.
Reoviridae family has a virion of 60-80 nm in diameter and has a genomic size of 16-27 kilobase pairs.
www.stanford.edu /group/virus/reo/2005/intro_to_reoviridae.htm   (328 words)

Coding assignments, virion locations of rotavirus proteins and 3D structure.
The genome segments and proteins of the genus Idnoreovirus (family Reoviridae)
The genome segments and proteins of the genus Mycoreovirus (family Reoviridae)
www.iah.bbsrc.ac.uk /dsRNA_virus_proteins/Reoviridae.htm   (32 words)

Specialty definitions using "REOVIRIDAE": Coltivirus ♦ Orbivirus, Orthoreovirus.
Reovirus (REO virus, reovirus, Respiratory Enteritic Orphan virus), Reoviridae (REO virus, reovirus, Respiratory Enteritic Orphan virus).
Reoviridae (REO virus, reovirus, Respiratory Enteritic Orphan virus), Reovírus (REO virus, reovirus, Respiratory Enteritic Orphan virus).
www.websters-online-dictionary.org /definition/english/Re/Reoviridae.html   (385 words)

 eMedicine - Reoviruses : Article Excerpt by: Gholamreza Rasouli, MD
The family Reoviridae is divided into 9 genera, 4 of which—Orthoreovirus, Coltivirus, Rotavirus, and Orbivirus—can infect humans and animals.
The virions of Reoviridae family viruses measure 60-80 nm in diameter and possess 2 concentric capsid shells, each of which is icosahedral.
Reovirus particles are composed of an inner protein shell (ie, core) of a diameter of 60 nanometers (nm), which is surrounded by an outer protein shell (ie, outer capsid) measuring 81 nm in diameter.
www.emedicine.com /med/byname/reoviruses.htm   (635 words)

 Rittenhouse Book Distributors Healthcare & Medical Books - Browse Categories   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Mammalian reovirus had been the major focus for molecular understanding of the Reoviridae and has served as a model system for the other members of the family.
With this platform two other members of the family causing disease in human and/or animals have gained in prominence and the molecular interactions from a structural level through to host-virus interactions as well as the function of the structural and non-structural proteins in the virus life cycle has been investigated in detail.
This book reviews our current understanding of Reoviridae entry, disassembly/assembly and egress in addition to updating high resolution structures of virus proteins and capsids from three different genera of the family.
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 Reoviridae 2004
Reoviridae (respiratory enteric orphan viridae) is a family of naked double-stranded RNA viruses.
The nine genera of reoviridae infect a wide range of hosts including vertabrates, invertabrates, and plants.
Despite reoviridae's name, many reoviruses are not ophan viruses and do, indeed, cause disease.
www.stanford.edu /group/virus/reo/2004wong/reoviridae2004.html   (124 words)

 Reoviridae Terms and Definitions at www.MedicalGlossary.org
Coltivirus - A genus of REOVIRIDAE infecting Ixodidae ticks and transmitted by them to humans, deer, and small animals.
Orbivirus - A genus of REOVIRIDAE infecting a wide range of arthropods and vertebrates including humans.
Rotavirus - A genus of REOVIRIDAE, causing acute gastroenteritis in BIRDS and MAMMALS, including humans.
www.medicalglossary.org /rna_viruses_reoviridae_definitions.html   (231 words)

 CRORA : RESUME DES PUBLICATIONS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Evidence suggesting the placement of viruses in the family Reoviridae.
This is the last of three papers describing the use of electron microscopy and antigenic tests intended to characterize and place in taxa more than 60 previously unclassified viruses.
In this paper we report that electron microscopy provided sufficient evidence to provisionally place 14 viruses in the family Reoviridae.
www.pasteur.fr /recherche/banques/CRORA/res1/re325.htm   (183 words)

 Reoviridae, Hiv Symptoms, Early Hiv Symptom   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Reoviridae Compiled for the VIth ICTV Report by Holmes IH, Boccardo G, Estes MK, Furuichi MK, Hoshino Y, Joklik WK, McCrae M, Mertens PPC, Milne RG, Samal KSK, Shikata E, Winton JR, Uyeda I, Nuss DL...
Warrego K virus, (WARKV), Warrego virus, Orbivirus,, Reoviridae • Warrego virus, (WARV), Warrego virus, Orbivirus,, Reoviridae • Wasabi mottle virus,, Wasabi mottle virus, Tobamovirus,, Unassigned...
Reoviridae disease Reoviridae Used for: Aquareovirus Used for: channel catfish virus Used for: chub reovirus Used for: chum salmon virus Used for: Coho salmon reovirus Used for: Colorado tick fever virus Used for:...
www.hiv-test-symptoms.com /hiv_genome/reoviridae-1.html   (270 words)

 Medmicro Chapter 63   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The family Reoviridae is composed of eight genera: Orthoreovirus, Orbivirus, Coltivirus, Rotavirus, Aquareovirus, Cypovirus, Phytoreovirus, and Fijivirus.
Although the orthoreoviruses (referred to commonly as reoviruses), orbiviruses,coltiviruses, and rotaviruses are similar in morphology, diameter (about 70 nm), and possession of a segmented, double-stranded RNA genome, they differ in epidemiology, association with disease, and ability to be cultured.
The family name Reoviridae is derived from the prototype "reovirus" strain of the genus Orthoreovirus, the first genus of this family to be identified.
gsbs.utmb.edu /microbook/ch063.htm   (5301 words)

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The other families that are included in the new Order all show similarities (in their replication, structure and/or genome) to members of the Reoviridae The dsRNA viruses include a diverse group of pathogens that can infect a wide range of host organisms, including both prokaryotes and eukaryotes, exploiting an enormous variety of different econiches.
However, the members of four families of dsRNA viruses (Totiviridae, Cystoviridae, Birnaviridae and the largest of the families, the Reoviridae) show evidence of common structural principles that suggest a common ancestry (2), despite differences in their genome organization (single, double, treble or multi segmented, RNA genomes).
Members of the Totiviridae, Cystoviridae, and Reoviridae also have an innermost capsid shell that is composed of 120 copies of a flat, approximately triangular protein, arranged with a common icosahedral symmetry, that has previously been described as either T=1 or T=2 (3, 4, 5, 6).
www.danforthcenter.org /upload/ictvupload/2005.236-8V.01.Reovirales.doc   (659 words)

 Virology Journal | Full text | The 3' sequences required for incorporation of an engineered ssRNA into the Reovirus ...
Within the family Reoviridae, in addition to reovirus, extensive work on genome assortment has been done with bluetongue virus [2-4] and rotavirus [5-8].
What remains true for each of these viruses is the lack of a complete explanation for how a multi-segmented dsRNA virus is able to replicate, assort and package multiple RNA segments to yield progeny virus particles with particle to PFU ratios less than 10 and for reovirus measured by one researcher, approaching 1.0 [9].
This conservation of nucleotides is also present in the ssRNAs of the other members of the Reoviridae family, with all the genome segments of a specific virus possessing identical nucleotides at their 5' and 3' termini, but with these nucleotides being different from family to family.
www.virologyj.com /content/3/1/1   (5482 words)

 Definition of reoviridae
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www.wordiq.com /search/reoviridae.html   (136 words)

Human reoviruses are members of the Orthoreovirus genus and are prototype members of the family Reoviridae.
Our research has led to the identification of the specific reoviral organizing protein that induces formation of the viral structures and controls aspects of cell tropism and tissue damage.
This discovery establishes the possibility to utilize this viral protein as the basis for a novel target for anti-reoviral therapies that should be applicable to all members of the family Reoviridae.
www.uottawa.ca /services/research/ttbe/transf/industry/203.html   (459 words)

 Animal Health Trust | African horse sickness
This disease is caused by an Orbivirus belonging to the Reoviridae family.
The disease is not directly contagious but is instead spread from horse to horse via Culicoides spp.
Pyrexia is common and swelling can occur over the facial and thoracic area and cardiac and respiratory distress are the usual cause of death.
www.aht.org.uk /clinics_equ_disord_african.html   (130 words)

 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc Scientific Stock Photography : Rotavirus (RNA virus, Family Reoviridae)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
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Rotavirus is a non-enveloped, double-shelled virus that is named because of its wheel-like appearance (RNA virus, Family Reoviridae).
The primary mode of transmission is through feces or fecal contaminated water.
www.denniskunkel.com /DK/DK/Viruses/24992A.html   (303 words)

Sequence of genome segments 1, 2, and 3 of the grass carp reovirus (Genus Aquareovirus, family Reoviridae).
The genome segments 1, 2, and 3 of the grass carp reovirus (GCRV), a tentative species assigned to genus Aquareovirus, family Reoviridae, were sequenced.
It should also permit to precise the taxonomic status of these different viruses.
cmbi.bjmu.edu.cn /ChinaPaper/details.asp?PubMedID=10924351   (200 words)

 Coltiviruses and Seadornaviruses | CDC EID
Infection with BAV may be underreported because it circulates in regions with a high incidence of Japanese encephalitis and could be misdiagnosed as this disease.
Vertebrate viruses belonging to the family Reoviridae and having 12-segmented dsRNA genomes at one time were classified in the genus Coltivirus (Colorado tick virus [CTFV]).
Isolation of Eyach virus (Reoviridae, Colorado tick fever group) from Ixodes ricinus and I.
www.cdc.gov /ncidod/eid/vol11no11/05-0868.htm   (4185 words)

 Structural Comparisons of Empty and Full Cytoplasmic Polyhedrosis Virus. PROTEIN-RNA INTERACTIONS AND IMPLICATIONS FOR ...
Viruses in the family Reoviridae are capable of transcription within the intact capsids.
is one of the most widespread insect pathogens and belongs to the cypovirus genus of the Reoviridae family (1).
Reoviridae family, infectious CPV has only a single capsid shell
www.jbc.org /cgi/content/full/278/2/1094   (4709 words)

 Reoviridae Article, Reoviridae Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The nameReoviridae is derived from respiratory enteric orphan viruses.
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www.anoca.org /viruses/family/reoviridae.html   (125 words)

 Electron cryomicroscopy and bioinformatics suggest protein fold models for rice dwarf virus - Nature Structural & ...
By integrating the structural analysis with bioinformatics, the folds of the proteins in the double-shelled capsid were derived.
In the outer shell protein, the uniquely orientated upper and lower domains are composed of similar secondary structure elements but have different relative orientations from that of bluetongue virus in the same Reoviridae family.
RDV, belonging to Reoviridae, is transmitted by Nephotettix cincticeps leafhoppers to susceptible plant species, replicating in both hosts and vectors.
www.nature.com /cgi-taf/DynaPage.taf?file=/nsmb/journal/v8/n10/full/nsb1001-868.html   (3752 words)

 African Horse Sickness Backgrounder
African Horses Sickness (AHS) is caused by an orbivirus member of the Reoviridae family.
Reoviridae are 60 to 80 nanometers (nm) in diameter, unenveloped, double-stranded, RNA viruses.
They have an icosahedral shape, indicating that the nucleocapsid has 20 symmetrical faces.
www.avma.org /reference/backgrounders/african_horse_bgnd.asp   (1687 words)

 US PATENT SUBCLASS 424 / 215.1-- .~.~ Reoviridae (e.g., rotavirus, reovirus, orbivirus, avian ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
.~.~ Reoviridae (e.g., rotavirus, reovirus, orbivirus, avian proventriculitis virus, bluetongue virus, Colorado tick fever virus, etc.)
Reoviridae (e.g., rotavirus, reovirus, orbivirus, avian proventriculitis virus, bluetongue virus, Colorado tick fever virus, etc.):
(under subclass 204.1) Subject matter wherein the virus belongs to the family Reoviridae.
www.patentec.com /data/class/defs/424/215_1.html   (101 words)

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