Adenoviruses Sentence Examples
Lastly, the precise means whereby the SCC cells grow will be studied, using adenoviruses.
E3 has therefore been called the " stealth " gene, allowing adenoviruses to evade the host immune response.
Phylogenetic relationships among a large number of adenoviruses infecting vertebrates from fish to humans are shown in Fig.
There are several vaccinations effective against different kennel cough viruses, particularly against the parainfluenza virus and types one and two of canine adenoviruses.
The disease has been linked to a variety of disease agents, including parvovirus B19, HIV infection, measles, influenza viruses, rotaviruses, adenoviruses, Klebsiella pneumoniae, and Mycoplasma pneumoniae.Advertisement
Another group of viruses that causes sore throat are the adenoviruses.
Adenoviruses are small infectious agents that cause upper respiratory tract infections, conjunctivitis, and other infections in humans.
In children, adenoviruses most often cause acute upper respiratory infections with fever and runny nose.
Adenoviruses can also cause acute diarrhea in young children, characterized by fever and watery stools.
Adenoviruses are responsible for 3 to 5 percent of acute respiratory infections in children.Advertisement
In one mode of adenovirus infection (called lytic infection because it destroys large numbers of cells), adenoviruses kill healthy cells and replicate up to 1 million new viruses per cell killed, of which 1 to 5 percent are infectious.
Conjunctivitis due to a viral infection, particularly those due to adenoviruses, are usually treated by applying warm compresses to the affected area and using topical antibiotic ointments to prevent secondary bacterial infections.