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virus

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

Program code written to replicate by attaching copies of itself to other objects within the system, and normally also having a detrimental effect. This may range from generation of...

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virus

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 38 words.

An ultra‐microscopic non‐cellular infectious agent (the smallest known type of *organism) that contains genetic information but replicates itself

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virus

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 38 words.

An ultra‐microscopic non‐cellular infectious agent (the smallest known type of organism) that contains genetic information but replicates itself only

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virus

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 38 words.

An ultra‐microscopic non‐cellular infectious agent (the smallest known type of *organism) that contains genetic information but replicates itself

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Ecology of Emerging Zoonotic Viruses

Vincent Munster, Seth Judson and Michael Letko.

in Ecology

P ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Applied Ecology (Environmental Science); Ecology and Conservation; Plant Ecology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 5526 words.

As an emerging and evolving discipline, viral ecology has yet to be as thoroughly defined as other fields of ecology. This remains an ambitious task since viruses are able to infect all...

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Furtive foes: algal viruses as potential invaders

Janice E. Lawrence.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

July 2008; p ublished online March 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 3742 words.

Lawrence, J. E. 2008. Furtive foes: algal viruses as potential invaders. – ICES Journal of Marine Science, 65: 716–722.

Viruses are abundant in the world's oceans, existing...

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Another Emerging Mosquito-Borne Disease? Endemic Ross River Virus Transmission in the Absence of Marsupial Reservoirs

Emily J Flies, Colleen L Lau, Scott Carver and Philip Weinstein.

in BioScience

April 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Biological Sciences; Environment. 3521 words.

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Ross River virus (RRV) is endemic to Australia and Papua New Guinea, with marsupials (especially macropods) as the primary reservoir hosts. Its...

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Antibody against infectious salmon anaemia virus among feral Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar)

Rocco C. Cipriano.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

June 2009; p ublished online June 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 5144 words.

Cipriano, R. C. 2009. Antibody against infectious salmon anaemia virus among feral Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). – ICES Journal of Marine Science, 66: 865–870.

Archived sera...

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Movements and site fidelity of harbour seals (Phoca vitulina) in Kattegat, Denmark, with implications for the epidemiology of the phocine distemper virus

Rune Dietz, Jonas Teilmann, Signe M. Andersen, Frank Rigét and Morten T. Olsen.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

January 2013; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 5795 words.

Dietz, R., Teilmann, J., Andersen S. M. Rigét, F., and Olsen, M. T. 2013. Movements and site fidelity of harbour seals (Phoca vitulina) in Kattegat, Denmark, with implications...

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Paracoccidioidomycosis associated with human immunodeficiency virus infection

M.L. Silva-vergara, A.C. Teixeira, V.G.M. Curi, J.C. Costa Júnior, R. Vanunce, W.M. Carmo and M.R. Silva.

in Medical Mycology

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 0 words.

We describe here the epidemiological and clinical characteristics of 10 HIV-infected patients with paracoccidioidomycosis. All patients were adult males from small towns in Brazil and had a...

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Rules of Combat: Ancient Battles between Viruses and Hosts

Marcia Stone.

in BioScience

June 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Biological Sciences; Environment. 749 words.

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protese inhibitor

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

A drug that inhibits the ability of a virus to make copies of itself.

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biological contamination

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

The presence of infectious agents (such as viruses, bacteria, fungi, and mammal and bird antigens) in an environment. See also contamination.

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organism

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Any living thing, including a human or other animal, a plant, a fungus, a protist, a bacterium, or a virus. See also kingdom (2). [From organize]

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biological pesticide

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

A substance that is biological in origin, such as a virus, bacteria, pheromone, or natural plant compound, used as a pesticide. Also known as a biopesticide. See Bacillus thuringiensis.

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foot and mouth disease

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

(FMD)

A severe disease that affects ungulateruminant animals, particularly cattle, and is spread by a virus. Symptoms include fever, blisters, and damage to the animal's mouth and...

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virucide

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 7 words.

A chemical substance that destroys *viruses.

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virucide

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 7 words.

A chemical substance that destroys *viruses.

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bacteriophages

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 9 words.

A group of viruses whose hosts are bacteria.

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bacteriophages

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 9 words.

A group of *viruses whose hosts are *bacteria.

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pathogen

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 17 words.

An organism (such as a bacterium, fungus, or virus) that can cause disease in another organism.

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