VARV

AcronymDefinition
VARVVaccination Against Variola Virus
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The last case of naturally acquired smallpox disease, caused by the orthopoxvirus variola virus (VARV), occurred in 1977, and the last laboratory-acquired case occurred in 1978.
Nevertheless, the Syrian pollen diagrams were correlated with [C.sup.14] or varv dated pollen diagrams from the surrounding countries.
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Variola virus (VARV), the causative agent of smallpox, has been eradicated in nature; however, there is still the possibility of accidental or intentional release, and it is currently classified as a category A biologic agent (1).
Kelli, Aleksei, Tonis Mets, Heiki Pisuke, Elise Vasamae, and Age Varv (2010) "Trade secrets in entrepreneurs' intellectual property strategies: the Estonian experience".
CMLV, camelpox virus; CPXV, cowpox virus; ECTV, ectromelia virus; MPXV, monkeypox virus; OPV, orthopoxvirus; TATV, taterapox virus; VACV, vaccinia virus; VARV, variola virus.
Virus species belonging to genus Orthopoxvirus (OPV) receive great attention because of Variola virus (VARV), which is associated with smallpox (1).
BPSV, bovine papular stomatitis virus; CPXV, cowpox virus; RPXV, rabbitpox virus; MPXV, monkeypox virus; ORFV, for virus; PCPXV, pseudocowpox virus; PVNZ, parapoxvirus of red deer in New Zealand; SPV, sealpox virus; VARV, variola virus.