Overview

Borna disease


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A neurological disorder caused by Borna disease virus, a negative-strand RNA virus that will infect a range of domestic animals and humans. It causes behavioural disorders in animals and may be associated with some psychiatric conditions including bipolar disorder and depression.

http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/eid/vol3no2/hatalski.htm Article on Borna disease in Emerging Infectious Diseases (1997).

Subjects: Psychology — Medicine and Health.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.