Essays about: "RNA virus"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 47 essays containing the words RNA virus.

  1. 1. Development of a novel quantitative PCR analysis method for HIV-1

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Tillämpad biokemi; Lunds universitet/Teoretisk kemi

    Author : Anna-Malin Hallberg; [2021]
    Keywords : HIV; PCR; primers; probes; virus; detection; blood plasma; pathogen; biological pharmaceutical; protein-based pharmaceutical; genotype; subtype; RT qPCR; extraction; TaqMa; RNA virus; cross-dimer; applied biochemistry; tillämpad biokemi; Biology and Life Sciences; Technology and Engineering; Chemistry;

    Abstract : Biological pharmaceuticals are the answer to many severe diseases of today’s society. Some of these are protein-based drugs and can be produced from human blood plasma. In order to guarantee the safety of patients, absence of any pathogens needs to be ensured. READ MORE

  2. 2. Role of Potato mop-top virus RNA-TGB in pathogenesis and synergism with Colombian potato soil-borne virus

    University essay from SLU/Dept. Of Plant Biology

    Author : Jana Sondermann; [2020]
    Keywords : potato mop-top virus; colombian potato soil-borne virus; potato; south america;

    Abstract : Potato is one of the most important food crops in the world, providing staple food to variety of cultures around the globe. Due to its importance, pathogens affecting its production have a considerable impact on local economies, mainly in developing countries where the production relies on small farms. READ MORE

  3. 3. Förekomst av antikroppar mot Sindbis och flavivirus hos hästar i Sverige

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Agnes Björnström; [2020]
    Keywords : Sindbisvirus; Tick-borne encephalitis virus; West Nile virus; Usutuvirus; häst; fåglar; myggor;

    Abstract : Sindbisvirus (SINV) är ett positivt enkelsträngat RNA virus tillhörande genus Alfavirus inom familjen Togaviridae. SINV finns i många delar av världen och orsakar sjukdom hos människor i bland annat Sverige, Finland och Ryssland. I Sydafrika har viruset även kopplats samman med sjukdom hos hästar. READ MORE

  4. 4. Characterization of nsP-specific nanobodies targeting Chikungunya and Semliki Forest Virus

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Klara Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : virologi; chikungunya virus; nanobodies;

    Abstract : Viral infections are constantly increasing and impose a large threat to the public health. Alphaviruses are responsible for several animal and human diseases and have a large medical importance with few treatments available today. Alphaviruses are small, spherical single stranded RNA viruses, and are most often transmitted by mosquito vectors. READ MORE

  5. 5. Investigation of Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Virus (CCHFV) in Hyalomma spp. ticks and evaluation of knowledge and practices related to ticks and CCHF among the Karamojong pastoralists in Moroto district, Uganda

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Mikael Peteri Brunbäck; [2020]
    Keywords : ticks; Hyalomma spp.; tick-borne diseases; Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Virus; CCHFV; CCHF; Moroto; Uganda;

    Abstract : Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) is a fatal disease in humans and one of the most wide spread viral tick-borne diseases (TBD) with cases found in Africa, Asia and Europe. Ticks are the main vectors of the causative agent CCHFV, Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Virus. READ MORE