Rotavirus

Known as: Rotaviruses 
A genus of double stranded RNA viruses that carry 11 unique double helix molecules of RNA that encode one or two proteins each. The RNA is surrounded… (More)
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1973-2017
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2011
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2011
In April 2008, a nucleotide-sequence-based, complete genome classification system was developed for group A rotaviruses (RVs… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Rotavirus is the most common cause of severe gastroenteritis among young children worldwide. Data are needed to assess… (More)
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2008
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2008
Group A rotavirus classification is currently based on the molecular properties of the two outer layer proteins, VP7 and VP4, and… (More)
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND We aimed to assess the efficacy of the oral live attenuated human rotavirus vaccine Rotarix (RIX4414) for prevention… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Studies published between 1986 and 1999 indicated that rotavirus causes approximately 22% (range 17%-28%) of childhood diarrhea… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND Rotavirus is a leading cause of childhood gastroenteritis and death worldwide. METHODS We studied healthy infants… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Rotavirus is the leading cause of severe diarrhea in infants. To provide a base line for assessing the efficacy of… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Five genetically distinct human rotavirus (HRV) gene 4 groups have been described on the basis of comparative nucleotide… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
The rotavirus gene segment coding for the major outer capsid glycoprotein vp7 was amplified directly from stool specimens by the… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
65 episodes of rotavirus diarrhoea, detected during a longitudinal follow-up of 336 infants from birth to 24-32 months of age… (More)
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