Neurotropism

An ability to invade and live in neural tissue. This term is usually used to describe the ability of viruses to infect nerve tissue.

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1936-2017
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2016
2016
An unusually high incidence of microcephaly in newborns has recently been observed in Brazil. There is a temporal association… (More)
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2006
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2006
An RNA virus population does not consist of a single genotype; rather, it is an ensemble of related sequences, termed… (More)
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2003
2003
The direct transmission of H5N1 influenza A viruses from chickens to humans in Hong Kong in 1997 emphasized the need to have… (More)
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2001
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2001
The viral determinants that underlie human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) neurotropism are unknown, due in part to limited… (More)
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2001
2001
Neurotrophic factors exert many effects on the intact and lesioned adult central nervous system (CNS). Among these effects are… (More)
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1998
1998
Little is known of the persistence and pathogenicity of human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) after primary infection, including the role… (More)
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1997
1997
Glycoprotein E (gE) gene of pseudorabies virus (PRV) is conserved among diverse alphaherpesviruses and therefore is predicted to… (More)
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND Desmoplastic melanomas with and without neurotropism are thought to be more clinically aggressive than other melanomas… (More)
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1980
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1980
In Japan we have had two outbreaks of hand, foot, and mouth disease associated with disorders of the central nervous system, one… (More)
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1963
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1963
In early observations on the outgrowth and termination of nerve fibers, it appeared that different fiber types must be guided to… (More)
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