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Characterization of a sandfly fever Sicilian virus isolated during a sandfly fever epidemic in Turkey.
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A new phlebovirus related to sandfly fever Sicilian virus, SFTV was isolated and characterized from acute patient material, and activity seems to be changing in Turkey. Expand
Evidence for the existence of two new members of the family Chlamydiaceae and proposal of Chlamydia avium sp. nov. and Chlamydia gallinacea sp. nov.
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Comparative genome analysis involving the type strains of currently accepted Chlamydiaceae species and the designated type strains representing the two new clades confirmed that the latter could be classified into two different species as their average nucleotide identity (ANI) values were always below 94%, both with the closest relative species and between themselves. Expand
Use1p is a yeast SNARE protein required for retrograde traffic to the ER
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It is concluded that Use1p is a novel SNARE protein that functions in retrograde traffic from the Golgi to the ER, supported by strong genetic interactions between USE1 and the genes encoding SNAREs in Retrograde traffic to theER. Expand
Genetic Interactions with the Yeast Q-SNARE VTI1Reveal Novel Functions for the R-SNARE YKT6 *
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A previously uncharacterized gene, VTS1, and the R-SNAREYKT6 are identified both as multicopy and as low copy suppressors of the growth and vacuolar transport defect in vti1–2 cells. Expand
Sandfly fever virus activity in central/northern Anatolia, Turkey: first report of Toscana virus infections.
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Outbreaks of fever and meningoencephalitis in Turkey are observed to be endemic in central Anatolia and sandfly fever viruses should be considered as aetiologic agents in cases/outbreaks. Expand
Genetic characterization of Bhanja virus and Palma virus, two tick-borne phleboviruses
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Phylogenetic analysis groups all three segments of BHAV and PALV into a distinct clade of tick-borne phleboviruses together with the newly described severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome virus and Uukuniemi virus. Expand
Molecular epidemiological study on Infectious Pancreatic Necrosis Virus isolates from aquafarms in Scotland over three decades.
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Under-representation of CpG dinucleotides in the IPNV genome to minimize detection by the innate immunity receptors, and observed positive selection in the virulence determination sites of VP2 embedded in the variable region of the main antigenic region, suggest an immune escape mechanism driving virulence evolution. Expand
Genetic characterization of Tribeč virus and Kemerovo virus, two tick-transmitted human-pathogenic Orbiviruses.
We determined the complete genome sequences of Tribeč virus (TRBV) and Kemerovo virus (KEMV), two tick-transmitted Orbiviruses that can cause diseases of the central nervous system and that areExpand
The Pangenome of the Anticarsia gemmatalis Multiple Nucleopolyhedrovirus (AgMNPV)
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A full genome comparison among 17 wild-type isolates of AgMNPV is reported, finding the pangenome of this virus to contain at least 167 hypothetical genes, 151 of which are shared by all genomes. Expand
Establishment of a minigenome system for Oropouche virus reveals the S genome segment to be significantly longer than reported previously.
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The complete nucleotide sequence of the Brazilian prototype strain of OROV, BeAn 19991, is determined and a number of differences are found compared with sequences in the database, and it is demonstrated that cDNA clones of the BeAn19991 L and S segments expressed functional proteins. Expand
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