Orf virus

Known as: Contagious ecthyma viruses, Contagious Pustular Dermatitis Virus of Sheep, viruses, Orf 
The type species of PARAPOXVIRUS which causes a skin infection in natural hosts, usually young sheep. Humans may contract local skin lesions by… (More)
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1946-2017
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2015
Review
2015
Orf virus is the type species of the Parapoxvirus genus of the family Poxviridae. It induces acute pustular skin lesions in sheep… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Autophagy is an active homeostatic degradation process for the removal or turnover of cytoplasmic components wherein the LC3… (More)
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2008
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2008
Systemic risk is a key concern for central banks charged with safeguarding overall financial stability. In this paper we… (More)
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2004
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2004
Bovine papular stomatitis virus (BPSV) and orf virus (ORFV), members of the genus Parapoxvirus of the Poxviridae, are etiologic… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
This paper explores liquidity risk in a system of interconnected financial institutions when these institutions are subject to… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The evolutionary relationships of 26 sequenced members of the poxvirus family have been investigated by comparing their genome… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The different members of the vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) family act as key regulators of endothelial cell function… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Orf virus, a member of the poxvirus family, produces a pustular dermatitis in sheep, goats, and humans. The lesions induced after… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
A gene encoding a polypeptide with homology to interleukin-10 (IL-10) has been discovered in the genome of orf virus (OV) strain… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Analysis of the molluscum contagiosum virus (MCV) genome revealed that it encodes approximately 182 proteins, 105 of which have… (More)
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