Monkeypox virus

Known as: Monkey Pox Virus, Monkeypoxvirus, Monkey Pox Viruses 
A species of ORTHOPOXVIRUS causing an epidemic disease among captive primates.
National Institutes of Health

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2008
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2008
The use of nanotechnology and nanomaterials in medical research is growing. Silver-containing nanoparticles have previously… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Human monkeypox, a zoonotic disease, was first reported outside of Africa during the 2003 US outbreak. OBJECTIVES We… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Vaccination with live vaccinia virus affords long-lasting protection against variola virus, the agent of smallpox. Its mode of… (More)
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2005
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2005
Studies indicate that West African and Congo basin isolates of monkeypox virus (MPXV) are genetically distinct. Here, we show… (More)
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2005
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2005
The use of classical smallpox vaccines based on vaccinia virus (VV) is associated with severe complications in both naive and… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Human monkeypox was first recognized outside Africa in 2003 during an outbreak in the USA that was traced to imported monkeypox… (More)
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2004
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2004
The potential use of smallpox as a biological weapon has led to the production and stockpiling of smallpox vaccine and the… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Two decades after a worldwide vaccination campaign was used to successfully eradicate naturally occurring smallpox, the threat of… (More)
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2002
2002
Monkeypox virus (MPV) belongs to the orthopoxvirus genus of the family Poxviridae, is endemic in parts of Africa, and causes a… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Cynomolgus monkeys (Macaca fascicularis) were exposed by fine-particle aerosol to lethal doses of monkeypox virus, Zaire strain… (More)
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