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Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) is transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes and causes Chikungunya fever. CHIKV occurs in the tropical and subtropical parts of the world. Regions where it has already caused epidemics include Africa, territories around the Indian Ocean, Southeast Asia, and … Continue reading
Molecular biology of hepatitis B virus infection Continue reading
Oncogenic viruses, with the exception of HCV, require the host RNA splicing machinery in order to exercise their oncogenic activities. Continue reading
Research on morbillivirus infections has led to exciting developments in recent years. Continue reading
Why does the immune system fail to clear some virus (and other infections) and allow a state of chronic infection to occur? Continue reading
This short review describes different routes of Ebola virus transmission between people. Continue reading
A recent paper proposes a model which could explain the involvement of CVB as a contributory factor in diabetes. Continue reading