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Tick-borne transmission of murine gammaherpesvirus 68

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Herpesviruses are a large group of DNA viruses infecting mainly vertebrates. Murine gammaherpesvirus 68 (MHV68) is often used as a model in studies of the pathogenesis of clinically important human gammaherpesviruses such as Epstein-Barr virus and Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus. This rodent virus appears to be geographically widespread; however, its natural transmission cycle is unknown. Following detection of MHV68 in field-collected ticks, including isolation of the virus from tick...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.3389/fcimb.2017.00458

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Publisher:
Frontiers Publisher's website
Journal:
Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology Journal website
Volume:
7
Issue:
October 2017
Publication date:
2017-10-31
Acceptance date:
2017-10-16
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EISSN:
2235-2988
Pmid:
29164067
Source identifiers:
747449
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English
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pubs:747449
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2019-05-16

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