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  1. As a new epi-center of COVID-19 in Asia and a densely populated developing country, Indonesia is facing unprecedented challenges in public health. SARS-CoV-2 lineage B.1.466.2 was reported to be an indigenous ...

    Authors: Mingjian Zhu, Qianli Zeng, Bryanna Infinita Laviashna Saputro, Sien Ping Chew, Ian Chew, Holie Frendy, Joanna Weihui Tan and Lanjuan Li
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:103
  2. We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to evaluate the efficacy of ivermectin for COVID-19 patients based on current peer-reviewed RCTs and to address disputes over the existing evidence.

    Authors: Arman Shafiee, Mohammad Mobin Teymouri Athar, Omid Kohandel Gargari, Kyana Jafarabady, Sepehr Siahvoshi and Sayed-Hamidreza Mozhgani
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:102
  3. Certain clinical manifestations of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) mimic those associated with human herpesvirus (HHV) infection. In this study, we estimated the prevalence of herpesvirus in patients with COVID...

    Authors: Vanessa Cristine de Souza Carneiro, Soniza Vieira Alves-Leon, Dmitry José de Santana Sarmento, Wagner Luis da Costa Nunes Pimentel Coelho, Otacilio da Cruz Moreira, Andreza Lemos Salvio, Carlos Henrique Ferreira Ramos, Carlos Henrique Ferreira Ramos Filho, Carla Augusta Barreto Marques, João Paulo da Costa Gonçalves, Luciane Almeida Amado Leon and Vanessa Salete de Paula
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:101
  4. Mosquito-borne viruses pose a serious threat to humans worldwide. There has been an upsurge in the number of mosquito-borne viruses in Europe, mostly belonging to the families Togaviridae, genus Alphavirus (Sindb...

    Authors: Ruchika Shakya, Morten Tryland, Rose Vikse, Javier Sánchez Romano, Kjetil Åsbakk, Ingebjørg H. Nymo, Reidar Mehl, Magnus Evander, Clas Ahlm, Olli Vapalahti, Olivia Wesula Lwande, Niina Putkuri, Wenche Johansen, Arnulf Soleng, Kristin S. Edgar and Åshild K. Andreassen
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:99
  5. Echovirus 9 (E9) is associated with a wide variety of diseases and medical conditions, and the clinical symptoms of sporadic cases caused by E9 often are severe. With a high global prevalence, E9 has caused mu...

    Authors: Fenfen Si, Tianjiao Ji, Dongyan Wang, Yong Zhang, Shuangli Zhu, Junhan Li, Wenbo Xu and Dongmei Yan
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:98
  6. The aim of this study was to characterize the genome of a recombinant Enterovirus associated with severe and fatal nosocomial infection; it was typed as Echovirus 11 (E-11) according to the VP1 gene. Enterovir...

    Authors: Martina Rueca, Simone Lanini, Emanuela Giombini, Francesco Messina, Concetta Castilletti, Giuseppe Ippolito, Maria Rosaria Capobianchi and Maria Beatrice Valli
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:97
  7. The SARS-CoV-2 nucleocapsid protein (NP) is an important indicator for the virus infection, highlighting the crucial role of NP-specific monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) used in multiple biochemical assays and cli...

    Authors: Bing Zhou, Lin Cheng, Shuo Song, Huimin Guo, Senlin Shen, Haiyan Wang, Xiangyang Ge, Lei Liu, Bin Ju and Zheng Zhang
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:96
  8. The aim of this study was to evaluate the regression rate of CIN2 p16 positive lesions in women over 25 years of age and identify possible predictors of regression.

    Authors: Maria Teresa Bruno, Nazario Cassaro, Salvatore Giovanni Vitale, Arianna Guaita and Sara Boemi
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:95
  9. The thermal stability of viruses in gelatin liquid formulations for medical research and application is poorly understood and this study aimed to examine the thermal stability of 4 enveloped and nonenveloped D...

    Authors: Francois Marie Ngako Kadji, Kazuki Kotani, Hiroshi Tsukamoto, Yosuke Hiraoka and Katsuro Hagiwara
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:94
  10. Phylogenetic studies indicate bats as original hosts of SARS-CoV-2. However, it remains unclear whether other animals, including pets, are crucial in the spread and maintenance of COVID-19 worldwide.

    Authors: Rodrigo Lima Carneiro, Jéssica Pires Farias, Josilene Ramos Pinheiro, Jackson Farias, André Carloto Vielmo, Alexander Birbrair, Aline Belmok, Fernando Lucas Melo, Bergmann Morais Ribeiro, Gepoliano Chaves, Paloma Oliveira Vidal, Wilson Barros Luiz and Jaime Henrique Amorim
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:93
  11. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) has posed a significant threat to global health. This virus affects the respiratory tract and usua...

    Authors: Soheila Montazersaheb, Seyed Mahdi Hosseiniyan Khatibi, Mohammad Saeid Hejazi, Vahideh Tarhriz, Afsaneh Farjami, Faramarz Ghasemian Sorbeni, Raheleh Farahzadi and Tohid Ghasemnejad
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:92
  12. A variety of cis-acting RNA elements with structures in the 5′- or 3′-untranslated region (UTR) of viral genomes play key roles in viral translation. Cherry virus A (CVA) is a member of the genus Capillovirus in ...

    Authors: Deya Wang, Chen Yang, Yanmei Deng, Xue Cao, Wei Xu, Zishuo Han, Qingliang Li, Yang Yang and Xuefeng Yuan
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:91
  13. Persistent HPV16 infection is the leading risk factor for developing cervical cancer. Anti-L1 antibodies against HPV16 produced in HPV16 infections play diverse roles in the clearance of virus infection and pr...

    Authors: Meiying Li, Jianmei Huang, Yi Zhu, Ziyi Huang, Guonan Zhang and Jianming Huang
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:90
  14. Bovine adenovirus 7 (BAdV-7) is an unclassified member of the genus Atadenovirus with a worldwide distribution and has been reported to induce clinical disease of varying severity in infected cattle, ranging f...

    Authors: Sonja T. Jesse, Malgorzata Ciurkiewicz, Ute Siesenop, Ingo Spitzbarth, A. D. M. E. Osterhaus, Wolfgang Baumgärtner and Martin Ludlow
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:89
  15. Influenza A virus (IAV) infection remains a serious public health threat. Due to drug resistance and side effects of the conventional antiviral drugs, repurposing the available natural compounds with high tole...

    Authors: Hadiseh Shokouhi Targhi, Parvaneh Mehrbod, Fatemeh Fotouhi and Mehriar Amininasab
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:88

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  16. The new coronavirus (COVID-19) has been transmitted exponentially. Numerous studies have been performed in recent years that have shown the inhibitory effect of plant extracts or plant-derived compounds on the...

    Authors: Mina Mobini Kesheh, Sara Shavandi, Niloofar Haeri Moghaddam, Moazzameh Ramezani and Fatemeh Ramezani
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:87
  17. To investigate the protective efficacy and mechanism of ZF2001 (a protein subunit vaccine with conditional approval in China) to SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant-induced severe pneumonia, the lethal challenge model of...

    Authors: Lianlian Bian, Yu Bai, Fan Gao, Mingchen Liu, Qian He, Xing Wu, Qunying Mao, Miao Xu and Zhenglun Liang
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:86
  18. In research questions such as in resistance breeding against the Beet necrotic yellow vein virus it is of interest to compare the virus concentrations of samples from different groups. The enzyme-linked immunosor...

    Authors: Thomas M. Lange, Maria Rotärmel, Dominik Müller, Gregory S. Mahone, Friedrich Kopisch-Obuch, Harald Keunecke and Armin O. Schmitt
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:85
  19. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are commonly used to reduce pain, fever, and inflammation but have been associated with complications in community-acquired pneumonia. Observations shortly after ...

    Authors: Justin T. Reese, Ben Coleman, Lauren Chan, Hannah Blau, Tiffany J. Callahan, Luca Cappelletti, Tommaso Fontana, Katie R. Bradwell, Nomi L. Harris, Elena Casiraghi, Giorgio Valentini, Guy Karlebach, Rachel Deer, Julie A. McMurry, Melissa A. Haendel, Christopher G. Chute…
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:84
  20. The C4 sub-genotype of Enterovirus 71 (EV71) has been identified as the most dominant sub-genotype circulating in the Chinese mainland since 1998. The circulation situation of EV71 before 1998 is not well esta...

    Authors: Fenfen Si, Dongyan Wang, Tianjiao Ji, Yong Zhang, Shuangli Zhu, Junhan Li, Wenbo Xu, Zexin Tao and Dongmei Yan
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:83
  21. Heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoprotein (HnRNP) F is a member of HnRNP family proteins that participate in splicing of cellular newly synthesized mRNAs by specifically recognizing tandem guanine-tracts (G-trac...

    Authors: Aiguo Zhang, Yanting Sun, Huiyuan Jing, Jie Liu, Erzhen Duan, Wenting Ke, Ran Tao, Yang Li, Jinhe Wang, Sufang Cao, Pandeng Zhao, Haihua Wang and Yan Zhang
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:82
  22. Human rhinovirus C (HRV-C) accounts for a large proportion of HRV-related illnesses, but the immune response to HRV-C infection has not been elucidated. Our objective was to assess the effect of HRV-C on cytok...

    Authors: Xin-hui Yuan, Li-li Pang, Jing Yang and Yu Jin
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:81
  23. Torquetenovirus (TTV), a widespread anellovirus recognized as the main component of the healthy human virome, displays viremia that is highly susceptible to variations in immune competence. TTV possesses micro...

    Authors: Maria Alfreda Stincarelli, Andreina Baj, Bernardo Guidotti, Pietro Giorgio Spezia, Federica Novazzi, Ersilia Lucenteforte, Silvia Tillati, Daniele Focosi, Fabrizio Maggi and Simone Giannecchini
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:79
  24. To retain the spread of SARS-CoV-2, fast, sensitive and cost-effective testing is essential, particularly in resource limited settings (RLS). Current standard nucleic acid-based RT-PCR assays, although highly ...

    Authors: Kathleen Gärtner, Harry Meleke, Mercy Kamdolozi, David Chaima, Lyson Samikwa, Mary Paynter, Maggie Nyirenda Nyang’Wa, Elaine Cloutman-Green, Eleni Nastouli, Nigel Klein, Tonney Nyirenda, Chisomo Msefula and Dagmar G. Alber
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:77
  25. During the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic caused by the emerging virus SARS-CoV-2, research in the field of coronaviruses has expanded tremendously. The genome of SARS-CoV-2 has rapidly acquired numerous mutations,...

    Authors: Lena Mautner, Mona Hoyos, Alexandra Dangel, Carola Berger, Anja Ehrhardt and Armin Baiker
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:76
  26. Patients with allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (allo-HSCT) are prone to complicate viral infection. Central nervous system (CNS) involvement caused by the viruses is rare but with poor progno...

    Authors: Enyi Liu, Shuhe Lv, Panpan Yi, Li Feng, Xiaolu Deng, Han Xia and Yajing Xu
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:75
  27. Selectively replicating herpes simplex virus-2 (HSV-2) vector is a promising treatment for cancer therapy. The insertion of multiple transgenes into the viral genome has been performed to improve its oncolytic...

    Authors: Han Hu, Siqi Zhang, Linkang Cai, Haixiao Duan, Yuying Li, Junhan Yang, Yang Wang, Biao Liu, Shuang Dong, Zhizheng Fang and Binlei Liu
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:74
  28. Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a blood borne infection that remains potentially transmissible through blood transfusions. Sickle cell disease (SCD) is a common inheritable haemoglobinopathy in Ghana that...

    Authors: Gifty Mawuli, Bartholomew Dzudzor, Kenneth Tachi, Amma Anima Benneh-Akwasi Kuma, James Odame-Aboagye, Billal Musah Obeng, Anthony Twumasi Boateng, Elijah Paa Edu-Quansah, Keren Okyerebea Attiku, Esinam Agbosu, Augustina Arjarquah and Joseph Humphrey Kofi Bonney
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:73
  29. Rhinovirus is a common viral aetiology of upper respiratory infection and is mostly associated with common cold or flu-like illness. Although rhinovirus has been recognized as a pathogen for lower respiratory ...

    Authors: Jun Liu, Hongwei Zhao, Ziheng Feng, Yingchao Liu, Qianyu Feng, Suyun Qian, Lili Xu, Hengmiao Gao and Zhengde Xie
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:72
  30. Cervical cancer is a common malignant tumor in women, with a high mortality rate, has great harm to women’s health. Long-term and persistent infection of high-risk human papillomavirus (HR-HPV) is the main rea...

    Authors: Zhiping Yang, Chunlin Zhang, Ping Luo, Mengxia Ye, Quan Gong and Bing Mei
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:71
  31. Enterovirus (EV), parechovirus (HPeV), herpes simplex virus 1 and 2 (HSV1/2) are common viruses leading to viral central nervous system (CNS) infections which are increasingly predominant but exhibit deficienc...

    Authors: Xunhua Zhu, Pengcheng Liu, Lijuan Lu, Huaqing Zhong, Menghua Xu, Ran Jia, Liyun Su, Lingfeng Cao, Yameng Sun, Meijun Guo, Jianyue Sun and Jin Xu
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:70
  32. Coxsackievirus B3 (CVB3) has emerged as an active pathogen in myocarditis, aseptic meningitis, hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD), and pancreatitis, and is a heavy burden on public health. However, CVB3 has ...

    Authors: Qian Yang, Dongmei Yan, Yang Song, Shuangli Zhu, Yun He, Zhenzhi Han, Dongyan Wang, Tianjiao Ji, Yong Zhang and Wenbo Xu
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:69
  33. The onset and progression of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) are closely associated with the persistent infection of high-risk HPV (especially type16), which is mainly caused by immune escape. Natural...

    Authors: You Nie, Dandan Liu, Wen Yang, Yazhuo Li, Lihua Zhang, Xia Cheng, Ruyu Chen, Bingbing Yuan, Guangzheng Zhang and Hongwei Wang
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:68
  34. The newly discovered severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and four seasonal human coronaviruses (HCoVs) (HCoV-229E, HCoV-OC43, HCoV-NL63 and HCoV-HKU1) still circulate worldwide. The ea...

    Authors: Mengchuan Zhao, Yi Xu, Dijun Zhang, Guixia Li, Huixia Gao, Xianping Zeng, Yanqing Tie, Yong Wu, Erhei Dai and Zhishan Feng
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:67
  35. Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) is a macrophage-tropic arterivirus with extremely high genetic and pathogenic heterogeneity that causes significant economic losses in the swine indu...

    Authors: Seung-Chai Kim, Sung-Hyun Moon, Chang-Gi Jeong, Gyeong-Seo Park, Ji-Young Park, Hye-Young Jeoung, Go-Eun Shin, Mi-Kyeong Ko, Seoung-Hee Kim, Kyoung-Ki Lee, Ho-Seong Cho and Won-Il Kim
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:66
  36. Seneca Valley virus (SVV) is a picornavirus that causes vesicular disease in swine. Clinical characteristics of the disease are similar to common viral diseases such as foot-and-mouth disease virus, porcine ve...

    Authors: Wei Wen, Xinghua Chen, Qiang Lv, Huanchun Chen, Ping Qian and Xiangmin Li
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:65
  37. Porcine circovirus type 3 (PCV3) has been confirmed to infect pigs, posing a health risk and making pigs more susceptible to other pathogens. After the first report of PCV3 infection in the United States, its ...

    Authors: Yangyang Pan, Shantong Qiu, Rui Chen, Tiantian Zhang, Linfeng Liang, Meng Wang, Abdul Rasheed Baloch, Libin Wang, Qian Zhang and Sijiu Yu
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:64
  38. Influenza A virus infections occur in different species, causing mild-to-severe symptoms that lead to a heavy disease burden. H1N1, H1N2 and H3N2 are major subtypes of swine influenza A viruses in pigs and occ...

    Authors: Ji-Rong Yang, Chuan-Yi Kuo, I.-Ling Yu, Fang-Yen Kung, Fang-Tzy Wu, Jen-Shiou Lin and Ming-Tsan Liu
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:63
  39. The QX-type infectious bronchitis virus (IBV) has become the predominant genotype worldwide in recent years and has caused serious economic losses to the chicken industry. The most significant feature of QX IB...

    Authors: Xiaorong Zhang, Kun Yan, Chengcheng Zhang, Mengjiao Guo, Shuqin Chen, Kai Liao, Zongyi Bo, Yongzhong Cao and Yantao Wu
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:62
  40. Early and accurate identification of infection viruses among children can benefit the personalized medical treatment and management, and reduce the future occurrence of serious symptoms. Thus, it is critical t...

    Authors: Wei Li, Weiwei Li, Lin Li, Yajun Guo, Jie Chen, Shiqiang Shang and Jianhua Mao
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:61
  41. Promoters are important factors affecting gene expression in cells. The driven activities of viral promoters were generally assessed to screen available promoters for transgenic and research and biotech indust...

    Authors: Lei Jiang, Jing Chen, You-zhi Yang, Rui Li, Shuang Li, Zhan-qi Wang and Tong Jiang
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:60
  42. Soluble programmed death-1 (sPD-1) is a novel immune markers and possibly predictive of chronic hepatitis B (CHB) outcome. However, results were inconsistent by different ELISA kits. This study aims to compare...

    Authors: Wen-Juei Jeng, Chien-Hung Chen, Yi-Wen Wang, Mei-Hung Pan, Chia-Wei Lin, Chun-Yen Lin and Hwai-I Yang
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:59
  43. Astrovirus, Norovirus and Sapovirus are widely distributed viruses in humans and animals worldwide. They have frequently been associated with disease, mainly of gastroenteric nature. In dogs, these viruses hav...

    Authors: Efthymia Stamelou, Ioannis A. Giantsis, Konstantinos V. Papageorgiou, Evanthia Petridou, Irit Davidson, Zoe S. Polizopοulou, Anna Papa and Spyridon K. Kritas
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:58
  44. Cyclic GMP-AMP synthase (cGAS) is a crucial DNA sensor and plays an important role in host antiviral innate immune responses. During hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection, the cGAS signaling pathway can suppress H...

    Authors: Hong Chen, Linshan Jiang, Shu Chen, Qin Hu, Ying Huang, Ying Wu and Weixian Chen
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:55
  45. RT-PCR testing on nasopharyngeal swabs is a key component in the COVID-19 fighting, provided to use sensitive and specific SARS-CoV2 genome targets. In this study, we aimed to evaluate and to compare 4 widely ...

    Authors: Mariem Gdoura, Imen Abouda, Mehdi Mrad, Imen Ben Dhifallah, Zeineb Belaiba, Wasfi Fares, Anissa Chouikha, Maroua Khedhiri, Kaouther Layouni, Henda Touzi, Amel Sadraoui, Walid Hammemi, Zina Meddeb, Nahed Hogga, Sihem Ben Fadhel, Sondes Haddad-Boubaker…
    Citation: Virology Journal 2022 19:54