Abstract

Junín virus of the Arenaviridae family is the etiological agent of Argentine hemorrhagic fever, a febrile syndrome causing hematological and neurological symptoms. We review historical perspectives of current knowledge on the disease, and update information related to the virion and its potential pathogenic mechanisms. 
DOI: 10.1016/j.micinf.2010.12.006

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@article{Gmez2011JunnVA, title={Jun{\'i}n virus. A XXI century update.}, author={Ricardo Mart{\'i}n G{\'o}mez and Carolina Jaquenod de Giusti and Maria M Sanchez Vallduvi and Jesica Frik and Mar{\'i}a Florencia Ferrer and Mirta Schattner}, journal={Microbes and infection}, year={2011}, volume={13 4}, pages={303-11} }