Nipah virus encephalitis

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Nipah virus encephalitis

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The terms "Nipah virus encephalitis" returned 8 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Newcastle disease virus-vectored Nipah encephalitis vaccines induce B and T cell responses in mice and long-lasting neutralizing antibodies in pigs.
 

Author(s): Dongni Kong, Zhiyuan Wen, Hua Su, Jinying Ge, Weiye Chen, Xijun Wang, Chao Wu, Chinglai Yang, Hualan Chen, Zhigao Bu

Journal: Virology. 2012 Oct;432(2):327-35.

 

Nipah virus (NiV), a member of the Paramyxoviridae family, causes deadly encephalitis in humans and huge economic losses to the pig industry. Here, we generated recombinant avirulent Newcastle disease virus (NDV) LaSota strains expressing the NiV G and F proteins respectively (designated ...

Last Updated: 20 Aug 2012

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Risk factors for Nipah virus encephalitis in Bangladesh.
 

Author(s): Joel M Montgomery, Mohamed J Hossain, E Gurley, Gurley D S Carroll, A Croisier, E Bertherat, N Asgari, P Formenty, N Keeler, J Comer, M R Bell, K Akram, A R Molla, K Zaman, Mohamed R Islam, K Wagoner, J N Mills, P E Rollin, T G Ksiazek, R F Breiman

Journal: Emerging Infect. Dis.. 2008 Oct;14(10):1526-32.

 

Nipah virus (NiV) is a paramyxovirus that causes severe encephalitis in humans. During January 2004, twelve patients with NiV encephalitis (NiVE) were identified in west-central Bangladesh. A case-control study was conducted to identify factors associated with NiV infection. NiVE ...

Last Updated: 1 Oct 2008

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Nipah virus-associated encephalitis outbreak, Siliguri, India.
 

Author(s): Mandeep S Chadha, James A Comer, Luis Lowe, Paul A Rota, Pierre E Rollin, William J Bellini, Thomas G Ksiazek, Akhilesh Mishra

Journal: Emerging Infect. Dis.. 2006 Feb;12(2):235-40.

 

During January and February 2001, an outbreak of febrile illness associated with altered sensorium was observed in Siliguri, West Bengal, India. Laboratory investigations at the time of the outbreak did not identify an infectious agent. Because Siliguri is in close proximity to Bangladesh, ...

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2006

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