RVFVRift Valley Fever Virus
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Macular, paramacular, or extramacular retinal lesions, with hemorrhage, edema, vasculitis, and retinitis, often occurring bilaterally, have been reported in association with RVFV infection.
(36) In hamsters infected with RVFV, oral favipiravir b.i.d.
compared the efficacy of glycoprotein (GP) and nucleocapsid (NC) genes of RVFV, expressed in different expression systems and evaluated their ability to protect mice from virulent virus challenge.
RVFV can be transmitted to humans through the handling of animal tissue during slaughtering or butchering, assisting with animal births, conducting veterinary procedures, or from the disposal of carcasses or fetuses.
RVFV e causa importante de doenca humana e apresenta importancia consideravel na mortalidade de animais recem-nascidos, e e tambem causa de abortos em animais domesticos, em especial ovinos, bovinos e bubalinos, ocorrendo como endemia no sul e leste da Africa.
(5) Deaths due to RVF virus (RVFV) infections are rare (case fatality rate 1%).5 Long-lasting immunity follows infection, making RVFV a good candidate for prevention by vaccine, which may be expected for wider use in the near future.
opportunity for each of the viruses (FMDV, RVFV, and Nipah virus) to
Rift valley fever virus (RVFV) has been responsible for numerous outbreaks of severe disease in ruminants in sub-Saharan Africa over the past 70 years (44), and those outbreaks have been associated with excessive rainfall in sub-Saharan Africa (45).
DOBV PUUV TULV DOBV SK (a) + [empty set] [empty set] DOBV SLO (a) + [empty set] [empty set] PUUV (a) [empty set] + [empty set] TULV (a) [empty set] [empty set] + HNTV (a) [empty set] [empty set] [empty set] SEOV (a) [empty set] [empty set] [empty set] ANDV (b) [empty set] [empty set] [empty set] SNV (b) [empty set] [empty set] [empty set] HNTV/SEOV ANDV/SNV DOBV SK (a) [empty set] [empty set] DOBV SLO (a) [empty set] [empty set] PUUV (a) [empty set] [empty set] TULV (a) [empty set] [empty set] HNTV (a) + [empty set] SEOV (a) + [empty set] ANDV (b) [empty set] + SNV (b) [empty set] + No cross-reactions were observed to FLU A, (a) FLU B, (c) YFV, (a) TBEV, (a) DNV, (a) RVFV, (a) MBV, (a) EBOV, (a) VEEV, (a) ADV, (a) VAC, (a) B.
In August 1993, serologic surveys were conducted in two villages to estimate the prevalence of RVF virus (RVFV) antibody among persons residing in selected rural communities in Aswan Governorate.