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Assembly of Paramyxoviridae

  • Monique Dubois-Dalcq
  • Kathryn V. Holmes
  • Bernard Rentier

Abstract

The Paramyxoviridae family is a large group of viruses divided into three genera according to their biological and biochemical characteristics (Kingsbury et al., 1978). Paramyxoviridae replicate in a wide range of animal species, tissues and Organs and readily establish persistent infections in vivo and in vitro. They are responsible for a large variety of diseases, including respiratory illnesses, measles, mumps, and several acute or chronic neurological disorders.

Keywords

Measle Virus Canine Distemper Virus Sendai Virus Virus Release Virus Component 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag/Wien 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Monique Dubois-Dalcq
    • 1
  • Kathryn V. Holmes
    • 2
  • Bernard Rentier
    • 3
  1. 1.Neural and Molecular Ultrastructure, Laboratory of Molecular Genetics, National Institute of Neurological and Communicative Disorders and StrokeNational Institutes of HealthBethesdaUSA
  2. 2.Department of Pathology, Uniformed ServicesUniversity of the Health SciencesBethesdaUSA
  3. 3.Laboratory of General and Medical MicrobiologyUniversity of LiegeBelgium

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