Definición de hantavirus en inglés:

hantavirus

Saltos de línea: hanta|virus
Pronunciación: /ˈhantəˌvʌɪrəs
 
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sustantivo

  • A virus of a genus carried by rodents and causing various febrile haemorrhagic diseases, often with kidney damage or failure.
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    • Mammals are the most common reservoirs of zoonotic disease, and rodents play the leading role, implicated in the spread of plague, Lyme disease, hantavirus and Rocky Mountain spotted fever.
    • Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome is associated with higher mortality than HFRS, was first recognized as a hantavirus disease in 1993, and occurs within the American continents.
    • The molecular techniques will include primers that can identify Thottapalayam virus, the only hantavirus isolate from India.

Origen

1980s: from Hantaan (the name of a river in Korea where the virus was first isolated) + virus.

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