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Ectromelia, Infectious

Known as: Infectious Ectromelia, Mousepox, Mouse Pox 
A viral infection of mice, causing edema and necrosis followed by limb loss.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Natural killer (NK) cells play a pivotal role in the innate immune response to viral infections, particularly murine… Expand
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2005
2005
Cytotoxic lymphocytes express a large family of granule serine proteases, including one member, granzyme (Grz)M, with a unique… Expand
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2004
2004
A majority of the orthopoxviruses, including the variola virus that causes the dreaded smallpox disease, encode a highly… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Ectromelia virus is the causative agent of mousepox, an acute exanthematous disease of mouse colonies in Europe, Japan, China… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Genetic resistance to clinical mousepox (ectromelia virus) varies among inbred laboratory mice and is characterized by an… Expand
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2000
2000
The production of secreted proteins that bind cytokines and block their activity has been well characterized as an immune evasion… Expand
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1996
1996
The monoclonal antibody 2D5 neutralized vaccinia virus by preventing penetration of the virus and reacting with VP23-29K. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Most inbred strains of mice, including DBA/2 (D2), are highly susceptible to the lethal effects of ectromelia virus, but C57BL/6… Expand
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1994
1994
The DNA sequence of a 2060-bp fragment from the left-hand end of the ectromelia (mousepox) virus genome was determined. Two genes… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Interferons (IFNs) induce antiviral activity in many cell types. The ability of IFN-gamma to inhibit replication of ectromelia… Expand
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