Publications

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2017

Rosa, G. M., J. Sabino-Pinto, T. G. Laurentino, A. Martel, F. Pasmans, R. Rebelo, R. A. Griffiths, A. C. Stöhr, R. E. Marschang, S. J. Price, T. W. Garner, and J. Bosch. 2017. Impact of asynchronous emergence of two lethal pathogens on amphibian assemblages. Scientific Reports 7:43260.
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2016

Warne, R. W., B. LaBumbard, S. LaGrange, V. T. Vredenburg, and A. Catenazzi. 2016. Co-Infection by Chytrid Fungus and Ranaviruses in Wild and Harvested Frogs in the Tropical Andes. PLoS One 11:e0145864.
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Munro, J., A. E. Bayley, N. J. McPherson, and S. W. Feist. 2016. Survival of Frog Virus 3 in freshwater and sediment from an English lake. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 52:138-142.
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Liu, Y., B. N. Tran, F. Wang, P. Ounjai, J. Wu, and C. L. Hew. 2016. Visualization of assembly intermediates and budding vacuoles of Singapore Grouper Iridovirus in Grouper embryonic cells. Scientific Reports 6:18696.
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2015

Gray, M. J., J. L. Brunner, J. E. Earl, and E. Ariel. 2015. Design and Analysis of Ranavirus Studies: Surveillance and Assessing Risk. Pages 209-240 in Gray, M. J., and V. G. Chinchar, editors. Ranaviruses: Lethal pathogens of ectothermic vertebrates. Springer International Publishing,
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Miller, D. L., A. P. Pessier, P. Hick, and R. J. Whittington. 2015. Comparative Pathology of Ranaviruses and Diagnostic Techniques. Pages 171-208 in Gray, M. J., and V. G. Chinchar, editors. Ranaviruses: Lethal pathogens of ectothermic vertebrates. Springer International Publishing, Cham.
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Grayfer, L., E.-S. Edholm, F. De Jesús Andino, V. G. Chinchar, and J. Robert. 2015. Ranavirus Host Immunity and Immune Evasion. Pages 141-170 in Gray, M. J., and V. G. Chinchar, editors. Ranaviruses: Lethal pathogens of ecothermic vertebrates. Springer International Publishing, Cham.
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Jancovich, J. K., Q. Qin, Q.-Y. Zhang, and V. G. Chinchar. 2015. Ranavirus Replication: Molecular, Cellular, and Immunological Events. Pages 105-139 in Gray, M. J., and V. G. Chinchar, editors. Ranaviruses: Lethal pathogens of ecothermic vertebrates. Springer International Publishing, Cham.
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Brunner, J. L., A. Storfer, M. J. Gray, and J. T. Hoverman. 2015. Ranavirus ecology and evolution: from epidemiology to extinction. Pages 71-104 in Gray, M. J., and V. G. Chinchar, editors. Ranaviruses: Lethal pathogens of ecothermic vertebrates. Springer International Publishing
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Jancovich, J. K., N. K. Steckler, and T. B. Waltzek. 2015. Ranavirus Taxonomy and Phylogeny. Pages 59-70 in Gray, M. J., and V. G. Chinchar, editors. Ranaviruses: Lethal pathogens of ecothermic vertebrates. Springer International Publishing, Cham.
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Duffus, A. L. J., T. B. Waltzek, A. C. Stöhr, M. C. Allender, M. Gotesman, R. J. Whittington, P. Hick, M. K. Hines, and R. E. Marschang. 2015. Distribution and Host Range of Ranaviruses. Pages 9-57 in Gray, M. J., and V. G. Chinchar, editors. Ranaviruses: Lethal pathogens of ecothermic vertebrates. Springer International Publishing, Cham.
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Hall, E. M., E. J. Crespi, C. S. Goldberg, and J. L. Brunner. 2015. Evaluating environmental DNA-based quantification of ranavirus infection in wood frog populations. Molecular Ecology Resources DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12461.
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Crespi, E. J., L. J. Rissler, N. M. Mattheus, K. Engbrecht, S. I. Duncan, T. Seaborn, E. M. Hall, J. D. Peterson, and J. L. Brunner. 2015. Geophysiology of wood frogs: landscape patterns of prevalence of disease and circulating hormone concentrations across the eastern range. Integrative and Comparative Biology 55:602-617.
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Sutton, W. B., M. J. Gray, J. T. Hoverman, R. G. Secrist, P. E. Super, R. H. Hardman, J. L. Tucker, and D. L. Miller. 2015. Trends in ranavirus prevalence among plethodontid salamanders in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Ecohealth 12:320-329.
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Echaubard, P., B. D. Pauli, V. L. Trudeau, and D. Lesbarrères. 2015. Ranavirus infection in northern leopard frogs: the timing and number of exposures matter: Stage-dependent ranavirus infection. Journal of Zoology 10.1111/jzo.12281.
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Huang, L., Y. Fan, Y. Zhou, N. Jiang, W. Liu, Y. Meng, and L. Zeng. 2015. Cloning, sequence analysis and expression profiles of Toll-like receptor 7 from Chinese giant salamander Andrias davidianus. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 184:52-57.
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Jiang, N., Y. Fan, Y. Zhou, W. Liu, J. Ma, Y. Meng, C. Xie, and L. Zeng. 2015. Characterization of Chinese giant salamander iridovirus tissue tropism and inflammatory response after infection. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 114:229-237.
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Zhou, Y., Y. Fan, S. E. LaPatra, J. Ma, J. Xu, Y. Meng, N. Jiang, and L. Zeng. 2015. Protective immunity of a Pichia pastoris expressed recombinant iridovirus major capsid protein in the Chinese giant salamander, Andrias davidianus. Vaccine 33:5662-5669.
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Fan, Y., M. X. Chang, J. Ma, S. E. LaPatra, Y. W. Hu, L. Huang, P. Nie, and L. Zeng. 2015. Transcriptomic analysis of the host response to an iridovirus infection in Chinese giant salamander, Andrias davidianus. Veterinary Research 46:136.
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Chen, Q., J. Ma, Y. Fan, Y. Meng, J. Xu, Y. Zhou, W. Liu, X. Zeng, and L. Zeng. 2015. Identification of type I IFN in Chinese giant salamander (Andrias davidianus) and the response to an iridovirus infection. Molecular Immunology 65:350-359.
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Wang, F., Y. Liu, Y. Zhu, B. Ngoc Tran, J. Wu, and C. Leong Hew. 2015. Singapore Grouper Iridovirus ORF75R is a scaffold protein essential for viral assembly. Scientific Reports 5:13151.
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Yuan, J. D., Z. Y. Chen, X. Huang, X. C. Gao, and Q. Y. Zhang. 2015. Establishment of three cell lines from Chinese giant salamander and their sensitivities to the wild-type and recombinant ranavirus. Veterinary Research 46:7.
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Winzeler, M. E., M. T. Hamilton, T. D. Tuberville, and S. L. Lance. 2015. First case of ranavirus and associated morbidity and mortality in an eastern mud turtle Kinosternon subrubrum in South Carolina. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 114:77-81.
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Weinheimer, I., Y. M. Jiu, M. L. Rajamaki, O. Matilainen, J. Kallijarvi, W. J. Cuellar, R. Lu, M. Saarma, C. I. Holmberg, J. Jantti, and J. P. T. Valkonen. 2015. Suppression of RNAi by dsRNA-Degrading RNaseIII Enzymes of Viruses in Animals and Plants. Plos Pathogens 11:25.
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Price, S. J., T. W. J. Garner, F. Balloux, C. Ruis, K. H. Paszkiewicz, K. Moore, and A. G. F. Griffiths. 2015. A de novo Assembly of the Common Frog (Rana temporaria) Transcriptome and Comparison of Transcription Following Exposure to Ranavirus and Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Plos One 10:23.
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Piegu, B., S. Asgari, D. Bideshi, B. A. Federici, and Y. Bigot. 2015. Evolutionary relationships of iridoviruses and divergence of ascoviruses from invertebrate iridoviruses in the superfamily Megavirales. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 84:44-52.
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Peng, C., H. L. Ma, Y. L. Su, W. G. Wen, J. Feng, Z. X. Guo, and L. H. Qiu. 2015. Susceptibility of farmed juvenile giant grouper Epinephelus lanceolatus to a newly isolated grouper iridovirus (genus Ranavirus). Veterinary Microbiology 177:270-279.
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Jiang, N., Y. D. Fan, Y. Zhou, W. Z. Liu, J. Ma, Y. Meng, C. X. Xie, and L. B. Zeng. 2015. Characterization of Chinese giant salamander iridovirus tissue tropism and inflammatory response after infection. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 114:229-237. 
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Huang, X., Y. Huang, L. Xu, S. Wei, Z. Ouyang, J. Feng, and Q. Qin. 2015. Identification and characterization of a novel lymphocystis disease virus isolate from cultured grouper in China. Journal of Fish Diseases 38:379-387.
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Grayfer, L., F. D. Andino, and J. Robert. 2015. Prominent Amphibian (Xenopus laevis) Tadpole Type III Interferon Response to the Frog Virus 3 Ranavirus. Journal of Virology 89:5072-5082.
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Geng, Y., X. Liu, Y. Zhou, K. Wang, X. Peng, Z. Zhong, X. Huang, and D. Chen. 2015. Development and Evaluation of a Loop-mediated Isothermal Amplification (LAMP) Assay for Rapid Detection of Chinese Giant Salamander Ranavirus. Asian Herpetological Research 6:59-65.
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Gao, X. C., Z. Y. Chen, J. D. Yuan, and Q. Y. Zhang. 2015. Morphological Changes in Amphibian and Fish Cell Lines Infected with Andrias davidianus Ranavirus. Journal of Comparative Pathology 152:110-113.
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Chen, C. W., M. S. Wu, Y. J. Huang, P. W. Lin, C. J. Shih, F. P. Lin, and C. Y. Chang. 2015. Iridovirus CARD Protein Inhibits Apoptosis through Intrinsic and Extrinsic Pathways. Plos One 10:18.
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Adamovicz, L., E. Bronson, K. Barrett, and S. L. Deem. 2015. Health assessment of free-living eastern box turtles (Terrapene carolina carolina) in and around the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore 1996-2011. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 46:39-51.
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Stöhr AC, López-Bueno A, Blahak S, Caeiro MF, Rosa GM, Alves de Matos AP, Martel A, Alejo A, Marschang RE. 2015. Phylogeny and Differentiation of Reptilian and Amphibian Ranaviruses Detected in Europe. PLoS ONE 10(2): e0118633. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0118633
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Kolby, J. E., K. M. Smith, S. D. Ramirez, F. Rabemananjara, A. P. Pessier, J. L. Brunner, C. S. Goldberg, L. Berger, and L. F. Skerratt. 2015. Rapid Response to Evaluate the Presence of Amphibian Chytrid Fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis) and Ranavirus in Wild Amphibian Populations in Madagascar. PLoS ONE 10:e0125330-e0125330.
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Edholm, E.-S., L. Grayfer, F. De Jesús Andino, and J. Robert. 2015. Nonclassical MHC-Restricted Invariant Vα6 T Cells Are Critical for Efficient Early Innate Antiviral Immunity in the Amphibian Xenopus laevis. The Journal of Immunology. doi:10.4049/jimmunol.1500458
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North, A. C., D. J. Hodgson, S. J. Price, and A. G. Griffiths. 2015. Anthropogenic and ecological drivers of amphibian disease (ranavirosis). PLoS One 10:e0127037.
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D’Aoust-Messier, Andrée-Michelle, Pierre Echaubard, Vincent Billy, David Lesbarrères. 2015. Amphibian pathogens at northern latitudes: presence of chytrid fungus and ranavirus in northeastern Canada. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 113:149-155.
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Forzan, M. J., K. M. Jones, R. V. Vanderstichel, J. Wood, F. S. Kibenge, T. Kuiken, W. Wirth, E. Ariel, and P. Y. Daoust. 2015. Clinical signs, pathology and dose-dependent survival of adult wood frogs, Rana sylvatica, inoculated orally with Frog Virus 3 (Ranavirus sp, Iridoviridae). Journal of General Virology doi: 10.1099/vir.0.000043
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Jerrett, I. V., R. J. Whittington, and R. P. Weir. 2015. Pathology of a Bohle-like Virus Infection in Two Australian Frog Species (Litoria splendida and Litoria caerulea). Journal of Comparative Pathology 152:248-259.
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Stöhr, A. C., A. López-Bueno, S. Blahak, M. F. Caeiro, G. M. Rosa, D. M. Alves, Antonio Pedro, A. Martel, A. Alejo, and R. E. Marschang. 2015. Phylogeny and Differentiation of Reptilian and Amphibian Ranaviruses Detected in Europe. PLoS ONE 10:e0118633.
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Gray, M. J., and V. G. Chinchar, editors. 2015. Ranaviruses: Lethal pathogens of ecothermic vertebrates. Springer International Publishing, Cham.
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2014

Muehlheim, R. L. 2014. Detection of Ranavirus in Archival Specimens. Herpetological Review 45:441-442.
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Moore, A. R., M. C. Allender, and A. L. MacNeill. 2014. Effects of ranavirus infection of red-eared sliders (Trachemys scripta elegans) on plasma proteins. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 45:298-305.
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Liu, X., Y. Geng, Z. Zhou, K. Wang, X. Huang, D. Chen, Y. Zhou, X. X. Liu, Y. Geng, Z. Y. Zhou, K. Y. Wang, X. L. Huang, D. F. Chen, and Y. Zhou. 2014. Development of a nested PCR detection method for Chinese giant salamanders Ranavirus. Chinese Journal of Veterinary Science 34:406-410.
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Li, W., X. Zhang, S. Weng, G. Zhao, L. He, and C. Dong. 2014. Virion-associated viral proteins of a Chinese giant salamander (Andrias davidianus) iridovirus (genus Ranavirus) and functional study of the major capsid protein (MCP). Veterinary Microbiology 172:129-139.
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Li, W., and C.-F. Dong. 2014. Research progress on pathogens of infectious disease in China giant salamander (Andrias davidianus). Guangdong Agricultural Sciences 41:136-144.

Li, P., Y. Yan, S. Wei, J. Wei, R. Gao, X. Huang, Y. Huang, G. Jiang, and Q. Qin. 2014. Isolation and characterization of a new class of DNA aptamers specific binding to Singapore grouper iridovirus (SGIV) with antiviral activities. Virus Research 188:146-154.
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Leimbach, S., H. Schuetze, and S. M. Bergmann. 2014. Susceptibility of European sheatfish Silurus glanis to a panel of ranaviruses. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 30:93-101.
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Krynak, T. J., and P. M. Dennis. 2014. Detection of Ranavirus in Northeast Ohio’s Wetlands. Herpetological Review 45:601-602.
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Huang, X., W. Wang, Y. Huang, L. Xu, and Q. Qin. 2014. Involvement of the PI3K and ERK signaling pathways in largemouth bass virus-induced apoptosis and viral replication. Fish & Shellfish Immunology 41:371-379.
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Huang, X., C. Pei, L. He, Q. Zhang, X. Huang, C. Pei, L. B. He, and Q. Y. Zhang. 2014. The construction of a novel recombinant virus Delta67R-RGV and preliminary analyses the function of the 67R gene. Chinese Journal of Virology 30:495-501.
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He, L.-B., F. Ke, J. Wang, X.-C. Gao, and Q.-Y. Zhang. 2014. Rana grylio virus (RGV) envelope protein 2L: subcellular localization and essential roles in virus infectivity revealed by conditional lethal mutant. Journal of General Virology 95:679-690.
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Grosset, C., J. F. X. Wellehan, Jr., S. D. Owens, S. McGraw, P. M. Gaffney, J. Foley, A. L. Childress, S. Yun, K. Malm, J. M. Groff, J. Paul-Murphy, and E. S. Weber, III. 2014. Intraerythrocytic iridovirus in central bearded dragons (Pogona vitticeps). Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation 26:354-364.
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Grayfer, L., and J. Robert. 2014. Divergent antiviral roles of amphibian (Xenopus laevis) macrophages elicited by colony-stimulating factor-1 and interleukin-34. Journal of Leukocyte Biology 96:1143-1153.
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Fard, M. S., F. Pasmans, C. Adriaensen, G. Du Laing, G. P. J. Janssens, and A. Martel. 2014. Chironomidae Bloodworms Larvae as Aquatic Amphibian Food. Zoo Biology 33:221-227.
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Duffus, A. L. J., R. A. Nichols, and T. W. J. Garner. 2014. Detection of a Frog Virus 3-like Ranavirus in Native and Introduced Amphibians in the United Kingdom in 2007 and 2008. Herpetological Review 45:608-610.
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Beurden, S. J. v., J. Hughes, B. Saucedo, J. Rijks, M. Kik, O. L. M. Haenen, M. Y. Engelsma, A. Grone, M. H. Verheije, G. Wilkie, and S. J. van Beurden. 2014. Complete genome sequence of a common midwife toad virus-like ranavirus associated with mass mortalities in wild amphibians in the Netherlands. Genome Announcements 2:e01293-01214.
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Ball, I., H. Behncke, V. Schmidt, T. Papp, A. C. Stoehr, and R. E. Marschang. 2014. Partial characterization of new adenoviruses found in lizards. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 45:287-297.
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Alvarez-Torres, D., M. C. Alonso, E. Garcia-Rosado, B. Collet, and J. Bejar. 2014. Differential response of the Senegalese sole (Solea senegalensis) Mx promoter to viral infections in two salmonid cell lines. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology 161:251-257.
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Wheelwright, N. T., M. J. Gray, R. D. Hill, and D. L. Miller. 2014. Sudden mass die-off of a large population of wood frog (Lithobates sylvaticus) tadpoles in Maine, USA, likely due to ranavirus. Herpetological Review 45:240-242.
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Reshetnikov, A. N., T. Chestnut, J. L. Brunner, K. Charles, E. E. Nebergall, and D. H. Olson. 2014. Detection of the emerging amphibian pathogens Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and ranavirus in Russia. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 110:235-240.
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Sifkarovski, J., L. Grayfer, F. De Jesus Andino, B. P. Lawrence, and J. Robert. 2014. Negative effects of low dose atrazine exposure on the development of effective immunity to FV3 in Xenopus laevis. Development and Comparative Immunology
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Morrison, E. A., S. Garner, P. Echaubard, et al. 2014.  Complete genome analysis of a frog virus 3 (FV3) isolate and sequence comparison with isolates of differing level of virulence.  Virology Journal 11:46.
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George, M. R., K. R. John, M. M. Mansoor, R. Saravanakumar, P. Sundar, and V. Pradeep. 2014. Isolation and characterization of a ranavirus from koi, Cyprinus carpio L., experiencing mass mortalities in India. Journal of Fish Diseases. 38(4):389-403 doi: 10.1111/jfd.12246
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Earl, J. E., and M. J. Gray. 2014. Introduction of ranavirus to isolated wood frog populations could cause local extinction. EcoHealth DOI: 10.1007/s10393-014-0950-y.
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Duffus, A. L. J., M. J. Gray, D. L. Miller, and J. L. Brunner. 2014. Second International Symposium on Ranaviruses: a North American herpetological perspective. Journal of North American Herpetology 2014:105-107.
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Chinchar, V. G., and T. B. Waltzek. 2014. Ranaviruses: Not Just for Frogs. PLoS Pathogens 10:e1003850.
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Cheng, K., M. E. B. Jones, J. K. Jancovich, J. Burchell, M. D. Schrenzel, D. R. Reavill, D. M. Imai, A. Urban, M. Kirkendall, L. W. Woods, V. G. Chinchar, and A. P. Pessier. 2014. Isolation of a Bohle-like iridovirus from boreal toads housed within a cosmopolitan aquarium collection. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 111:139-152.
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Cheng, K., B. L. Escalon, J. Robert, V. G. Chinchar, and N. Garcia-Reyero. 2014. Differential transcription of fathead minnow immune-related genes following infection with frog virus 3, an emerging pathogen of ectothermic vertebrates. Virology 456-457:77-86.
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Brenes, R., D. L. Miller, T. B. Waltzek, R. P. Wilkes, J. L. Tucker, J. C. Chaney, R. H. Hardman, M. D. Brand, R. R. Huether, and M. J. Gray. 2014. Susceptibility of fish and turtles to three ranaviruses isolated from different ectothermic vertebrate classes. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 26:118-126.
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Brenes, R., M. J. Gray, T. B. Waltzek, R. P. Wilkes, and D. L. Miller. 2014. Transmission of ranavirus between ectothermic vertebrate hosts. PLoS One 9:e92476.
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Duffus, A. L. J., R. A. Nichols, and T. W. J. Garner. 2014. Experimental evidence in support of single host maintenance of a multihost pathogen. Ecosphere 5:article 142.
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Echaubard, P., J. Leduc, B. Pauli, V. G. Chinchar, J. Robert, and D. Lesbarrères. 2014. Environmental dependency of amphibian-ranavirus genotypic interactions: evolutionary perspectives on infectious diseases. Evolutionary Applications 7:723-733.
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Grayfer, L., F. De Jesus Andino, and J. Robert. 2014. The amphibian (Xenopus laevis) type I interferon response to frog virus 3: new insight into ranavirus pathogenicity. Journal of Virology 88:5766-5777.
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Johnson, A. F., and J. L. Brunner. 2014. Persistence of an amphibian ranavirus in aquatic communities. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 111:129-138.
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Kimble, S. J., A. K. Karna, A. J. Johnson, J. T. Hoverman, and R. N. Williams. 2014. Mosquitoes as a Potential Vector of Ranavirus Transmission in Terrestrial Turtles. Ecohealth Epub ahead of print
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Kolby, J. E., K. M. Smith, L. Berger, W. B. Karesh, A. Preston, A. P. Pessier, and L. F. Skerratt. 2014. First evidence of amphibian chytrid fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis) and Ranavirus in Hong Kong amphibian trade. PLoS One 9:e90750.
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Meng, Y., J. Ma, N. Jiang, L. B. Zeng, and H. B. Xiao. 2014. Pathological and microbiological findings from mortality of the Chinese giant salamander (Andrias davidianus). Archives of Virology 259:1403-1412.
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Morrison, E. A., S. Garner, P. Echaubard, D. Lesbarrères, C. J. Kyle, and C. R. Brunetti. 2014. Complete genome analysis of a frog virus 3 (FV3) isolate and sequence comparison with isolates of differing levels of virulence. Virology Journal 11:46.


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Reshetnikov, A. N., T. Chestnut, J. L. Brunner, K. Charles, E. E. Nebergall, and D. H. Olson. 2014. Detection of the emerging amphibian pathogens Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and ranavirus in Russia. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 110:235-240.
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Sifkarovski, J., L. Grayfer, F. De Jesus Andino, B. P. Lawrence, and J. Robert. 2014. Negative effects of low dose atrazine exposure on the development of effective immunity to FV3 in Xenopus laevis. Development and Comparative Immunology 47:52-58.
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Stark, T., C. Laurijssens, M. Weterings, D. S. Spitzen-van, Annemarieke, A. Martel, and F. Pasmans. 2014. Death in the clouds: ranavirus associated mortality in assemblage of cloud forest amphibians in Nicaragua. Acta Herpetologica 9:125-127
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Waltzek, T. B., D. L. Miller, M. J. Gray, B. Drecktrah, J. T. Briggler, B. MacConnell, C. Hudson, L. Hopper, J. Friary, S. C. Yun, K. V. Malm, E. S. Weber, and R. P. Hedrick. 2014. New disease records for hatchery-reared sturgeon. I. Expansion of frog virus 3 host range into Scaphirhynchus albus. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 111:219-227.
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Price, S., T. Garner, R. Nichols, F. Balloux, C. Ayres, A. Mora-Cabello de Alba, and J. Bosch. 2014. Collapse of amphibian communities due to an introduced Ranavirus. Current Biology 24:2586-2591.
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Chinchar, V. G., and T. B. Waltzek.  2014.  Ranaviruses: Not just for frogs.  PLOS Pathogens 10(1):e1003850. 
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2013

Behncke H, Stöhr AC, Heckers KO, Ball I, Marschang RE. 2013. Mass mortality in green striped tree dragons (Japalura splendida) associated with multiple viral infections. Vet. Rec. 173(10):248.
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Titus, V. R., and T. M. Green. 2013. Presence of Ranavirus in green frogs and eastern tiger salamanders on Long Island, New York. Herpetological Review 44:266-267.


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Stöhr, A. C., J. Fleck, F. Mutschmann, and R. E. Marschang. 2013. Ranavirus infection in a group of wild-caught Lake Urmia newts Neurergus crocatus imported from Iraq into Germany. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 103:185-189.


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Richter, S. C., A. N. Drayer, J. R. Strong, C. S. Kross, D. L. Miller, and M. J. Gray. 2013. High prevalence of ranavirus infection in permanent constructed wetlands in eastern Kentucky, USA. Herpetological Review 44:464-466.


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Reeve, B. C., E. J. Crespi, C. M. Whipps, and J. L. Brunner. 2013. Natural stressors and ranavirus susceptibility in larval wood frogs (Rana sylvatica). EcoHealth 10:190-200.


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Rothermel, B. B., E. R. Travis, D. L. Miller, R. L. Hill, J. L. McGuire, and M. J. Yabsley. 2013. High occupancy of stream salamanders despite high ranavirus prevalence in a southern appalachians watershed. EcoHealth 10:184-189.


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Silbernagel, C., D. L. Clifford, J. Bettaso, S. Worth, and J. Foley. 2013. Prevalence of selected pathogens in western pond turtles and sympatric introduced red-eared sliders in California, USA. Dis Aquat Organ 107:37-47.


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Stohr, A. C., A. Hoffmann, T. Papp, N. Robert, N. B. Pruvost, H. U. Reyer, and R. E. Marschang. 2013. Long-term study of an infection with ranaviruses in a group of edible frogs (Pelophylax kl. esculentus) and partial characterization of two viruses based on four genomic regions. Veterinary Journal 197:238-244.

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Stöhr, A. C., S. Blahak, K. O. Heckers, J. Wiechert, H. Behncke, K. Mathes, P. Günther, P. Zwart, I. Ball, and B. Rüschoff. 2013. Ranavirus infections associated with skin lesions in lizards. Veterinary Research 44:1-10.


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Stöhr, A. C., S. Blahak, H. Behncke, and R. E. Marschang. 2013. Repeated detection of ranaviruses in anolis lizards (Anolis sagrei / Anolis carolinensis) from Florida. Annual Conference of the Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians (ARAV).


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Whitfield, S. M., E. Geerdes, I. Chacon, E. Ballestero Rodriguez, R. R. Jimenez, M. A. Donnelly, and J. L. Kerby. 2013. Infection and co-infection by the amphibian chytrid fungus and ranavirus in wild Costa Rican frogs. Dis Aquat Organ 104:173-178.


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McDermott, C., and B. Palmeiro. 2013. Selected emerging infectious diseases of ornamental fish. Vet Clin North Am Exot Anim Pract 16:261-282.


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Martel, A., C. Adriaensen, M. Sharifian-Fard, A. Spitzen-van der Sluijs, G. Louette, K. Baert, B. Crombaghs, J. Dewulf, and F. Pasmans. 2013. The absence of zoonotic agents in invasive bullfrogs (Lithobates catesbeianus) in Belgium and The Netherlands. Ecohealth 10:344-347.


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Monsen-Collar, K., L. Hazard, and P. Dolcemascolo. 2013. A Ranavirus-related mortality event and the first report of Ranavirus in New Jersey. Herpetological Review 44:263-265.


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Latney, L. V., and E. Klaphake. 2013. Selected emerging diseases of amphibia. Vet Clin North Am Exot Anim Pract 16:283-301.


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Landsberg, J. H., Y. Kiryu, M. Tabuchi, T. B. Waltzek, K. M. Enge, S. Reintjes-Tolen, A. Preston, and A. P. Pessier. 2013. Co-infection by alveolate parasites and frog virus 3-like ranavirus during an amphibian larval mortality event in Florida, USA. Dis Aquat Organ 105:89-99.


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Homan, R. N., J. R. Bartling, R. J. Stenger, and J. L. Brunner. 2013. Detection of Ranavirus in Ohio, USA. Herpetological Review 44:615-618.


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Hamed, M. K., M. J. Gray, and D. L. Miller. 2013. First report of ranavirus in Plethodontid salamanders from the Mount Rogers National recreation area, Virginia, USA. Herpetological Review 44:455-457.


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Goodman, R. M., D. L. Miller, and Y. T. Ararso. 2013. Prevalence of ranavirus in Virginia turtles as detected by tail-clip sampling versus oral-cloacal swabbing. Northeastern Naturalist 20:325-332.


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Gold, K. K., P. D. Reed, D. A. Bemis, D. L. Miller, M. J. Gray, and M. J. Souza. 2013. Efficacy of common disinfectants and terbinafine in inactivating the growth of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in culture. Dis Aquat Organ 107:77-81.


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Forzán, M. J., and J. Wood. 2013. Low detection of ranavirus DNA in wild postmetamorphic Green frogs, Rana (Lythobates) clamitans, despite previous or concurrent tadpole mortality. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 49:879-886.


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Farnsworth, S., and R. Seigel. 2013. Responses, movements, and survival of relocated box turtles during construction of the intercounty connector highway in Maryland. Transportation Research Record 2362:1-8.


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Duffus, A. L. J., and A. M. Andrews. 2013. Phylogenetic Analysis of a Frog Virus 3-like Ranavirus Found at a Site with Recurrent Mortality and Morbidity Events in Southeastern Ontario, Canada: Partial Major Capsid Protein Sequence Alone Is Not Sufficient for Fine-Scale Differentiation. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 49:464-467.


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Duffus, A. L. J., R. A. Nichols, and T. W. J. Garner. 2013. Investigations into the life history stages of the common frog (Rana temporaria) affected by an amphibian ranavirus in the United Kingdom. Herpetological Review 44:260-263.


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Doherty-Bone, T. M., R. K. Ndifon, O. N. Nyingchia, F. E. Landrie, F. T. Yonghabi, A. L. J. Duffus, S. Price, M. Perkins, J. Bielby, N. B. Kome, M. LeBreton, L. N. Gonwouo, and A. A. Cunningham. 2013. Morbidity and mortality of the Critically Endangered Lake Oku clawed frog Xenopus longipes. Endang. Species. Res. 21:115-128.


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Currylow, A. F., A. J. Johnson, and R. N. Williams. 2013. Evidence of ranavirus infections among sympatric larval amphibians and box turtles. Journal of Herpetology 48:117-121.


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Chen, Z., J. Gui, X. Gao, C. Pei, Y. Hong, and Q. Zhang. 2013. Genome architecture changes and major gene variations of Andrias davidianus ranavirus (ADRV). Veterinary Research 44:101.


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Brenes, R. 2013. Mechanisms contributing to the emergence of ranavirus in ectothermic vertebrate communities. Department of Forestry PhD:131.


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Becker, J. A., A. Tweedie, D. Gilligan, M. Asmus, and R. J. Whittington. 2013. Experimental infection of Australian freshwater fish with epizootic haematopoietic necrosis virus (EHNV). Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 25:66-76.


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Bayley, A. E., B. J. Hill, and S. W. Feist. 2013. Susceptibility of the European common frog Rana temporaria to a panel of ranavirus isolates from fish and amphibian hosts. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 103:171-183.


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Allender, M. C., M. A. Mitchell, T. Torres, J. Sekowska, and E. A. Driskell. 2013. Pathogenicity of frog virus 3-like virus in red-eared slider turtles (Trachemys scripta elegans) at two environmental temperatures. Journal of Comparative Pathology 149:356-367.
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Allender, M. C., D. Bunick, and M. A. Mitchell. 2013. Development and validation of TaqMan quantitative PCR for detection of frog virus 3-like virus in eastern box turtles (Terrapene carolina carolina). Journal of Virological Methods 188:121-125.
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Allender, M. C., M. A. Mitchell, D. McRuer, S. Christian, and J. Byrd. 2013. Prevalence, clinical signs, and natural history characteristics of Frog Virus 3-like infections in eastern box turtles (Terrapene carolina carolina). Herpetological Conservation and Biology 8:308−320.
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Allender, M. C., M. A. Mitchell, T. Torres, J. Sekowska, and E. A. Driskell.  2013.  Pathogenicity of Frog Virus 3-like virus in red-eared slider turtles at two environmental temperatures.  Journal of Comparative Pathology 149:356-367.
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Farnsworth, S. D., and R. A. Seigel.  2013.  Responses, movements, and survival of relocate box turtles during construction of the Intercounty Connector Highway in Maryland.  Journal of the Transportation Research Board No. 2362.
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Eaton, H. E., A. F. Lacerda, G. Desrochers, J. Metcalf, A. Angers, and C. R. Brunetti.  2013.  Cellular LITAF interacts with Frog Virus 3 75L protein and alters its subcellular localization.  Journal of Virology 87:716-723. 
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Chen, Z., J. Gui, X. Gao, C. Pei, Y. Hong, and Q.-Y. Zhang. 2013. Genome architecture changes and major gene variations of Andrias davidianus ranavirus (ADRV). Veterinary Research 44:101.
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Forzán, M. J., and J. Wood.  2013.  Low detection of ranavirus DNA in wild postmetamorphic green frogs, Rana (Lithobates) clamitans, despite previous or concurrent tadpole mortality.  Journal of Wildlife Diseases 49:879-886.
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Behncke, H., A. C. Stöhr, K. O. Heckers, I. Ball, and R. E. Marschang. 2013. Mass-mortality in green striped tree dragons (Japalura splendida) associated with multiple viral infections. Veterinary Record 173:248 doi10.1136/vr.101545
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Abrams, A. J., D. C. Cannatella, D. M. Hillis, and S. L. Sawyer.  2013.  Recent host shifts in ranaviruses: signatures of positive selection in the viral genome.  Journal of General Virology 94:2082-2093.
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Duffus, A. L. J., R. A. Nichols, and T. W. J. Garner. 2013. Investigations into the Life History Stages of the Common Frog, Rana temporaria, Affected by an Amphibian Ranavirus in the United Kingdom. Herpetological Review 44:260-263.
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Bayley, A. E., B. J. Hill, and S. W. Fiest. 2013. Susceptibility of the European common frog Rana temporaria to a panel of ranavirus isolates from fish and amphibian hosts. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 103:171-183.
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Duffus, A. L. J., and A. M. Andrews. 2013. Phylogenetic analysis of a Frog Virus 3-like ranavirus found at a site with recurrent mortality and morbidity events in southeastern Ontario, Canada: Partial Major Capsid Protein Sequence alone is not sufficient for fine-scale differentiation. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 49:464-467.
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Becker, J.A., A. Tweedie, D. Gilligan, M. Asmus, and R. J. Whittington. 2013. Experimental infection of Australian freshwater fish with epizootic haematopoietic necrosis virus (EHNV). Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 25:66-76.
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Allender, M. C., M. A. Mitchell, J. Yarborough, and S. Cox.  2013.  Pharmacokinetics of a single oral dose of acyclovir and valacyclovir in North American box turtles (Terrapene sp.).  J. Vet. Pharmacol. Therap. 36, 205–208.
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Allender, M. C., D. Bunick, and M. A. Mitchell.  2013.  Development and validation of TaqMan quantitative PCR for detection of frog virus 3-like virus in eastern box turtles (Terrapene carolina carolina).  Journal of Virological Methods 188:121-125.
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2012

Whitfield, S. M., M. A. Donnelly, E. Geerdes, and J. Kerby. 2012. Ranavirus infection in native amphibians at La Selva Biological Station, Costa Rica: First report of Ranavirus in Central America. Herpetological Review 43:425-427.


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Weir, R. P., N. J. G. Moody, A. D. Hyatt, S. Crameri, R. Voysey, J. Pallister, and I. V. Jerrett. 2012. Isolation and characterisation of a novel Bohle-like virus from two frog species in the Darwin rural area, Australia. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 99:169-177.


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Rimmer, A. E., J. A. Becker, A. Tweedie, and R. J. Whittington. 2012. Validation of high throughput methods for tissue disruption and nucleic acid extraction for ranaviruses (family Iridoviridae). Aquaculture 338-341:23-28.


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Souza, M. J., M. J. Gray, P. Coclough, and D. L. Miller. 2012. Prevalence of infection by Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and Ranavirus in eastern hellbenders (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis) in eastern Tennessee. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 48:560-566.


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OIE. 2012. 2.2.2. Infection with ranavirus. World Organization for Animal Health (OIE).


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O’Bryan, C. J., M. J. Gray, and C. S. Brooks. 2012. Further presence of ranavirus infection in amphibian populations of Tennessee, USA. Herpetological Review 43:293-295.


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McGuire, J. L., and D. L. Miller. 2012. Ranavirus in Chelonians. Southeastern Partners in Amphibian Reptile Conservation, Disease, Pathogens and Parasites Task Team.


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Mavian, C., A. Lopez-Bueno, M. P. Fernandez Somalo, A. Alcami, and A. Alejo. 2012. Complete genome sequence of the European sheatfish virus. Journal of Virology 86:6365-6366.


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Martel, A., M. S. Fard, P. Van Rooij, R. Jooris, F. Boone, F. Haesebrouck, D. Van Rooij, and F. Pasmans. 2012. Road-killed common toads (Bufo bufo) in Flanders (Belgium) reveal low prevalence of ranaviruses and Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 48(3):835-839.


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Mavian, C., A. Lopez-Bueno, A. Balseiro, R. Casais, A. Alcami, and A. Alejo. 2012. The genome sequence of the emerging common midwife toad virus identifies an evolutionary intermediate within ranaviruses. Journal of Virology.


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Nazir, J., M. Spengler, and R. E. Marschang. 2012. Environmental persistence of amphibian and reptilian ranaviruses. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 98:177-184.


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Lesbarrères, D., A. Balseiro, J. Brunner, V. G. Chinchar, A. Duffus, J. Kerby, D. L. Miller, J. Robert, D. M. Schock, T. Waltzek, and M. J. Gray. 2012. Ranavirus: past, present and future. Biology Letters 8:481-483.


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Lei, X. Y., T. Ou, R. L. Zhu, and Q. Y. Zhang. 2012. Sequencing and analysis of the complete genome of Rana grylio virus (RGV). Archives of Virology 157:1559-1564.


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La, F., K., E. Ariel, S. Munns, C. Rush, and L. Owens. 2012. Influence of temperature and exposure time on the infectivity of Bohle iridovirus, a ranavirus. Aquaculture 354-355:64-67.


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Jaramillo, D., A. Tweedie, J. A. Becker, A. Hyatt, S. Crameri, and R. J. Whittington. 2012. A validated quantitative polymerase chain reaction assay for the detection of ranaviruses (Family Iridoviridae) in fish tissue and cell cultures, using EHNV as a model. Aquaculture 356-357:186-192.


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Hoverman, J. T., J. R. Mihaljevic, K. L. Richgels, J. L. Kerby, and P. T. Johnson. 2012. Widespread co-occurrence of virulent pathogens within California amphibian communities. EcoHealth 9:288-292.


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Hoverman, J. T., M. J. Gray, D. L. Miller, and N. A. Haislip. 2012. Widespread occurrence of ranavirus in pond-breeding amphibian populations. EcoHealth 9:36-48.


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Haislip, N. A., J. T. Hoverman, D. L. Miller, and M. J. Gray. 2012. Natural stressors and disease risk: does the threat of predation increase amphibian susceptibility to ranavirus? Canadian Journal of Zoology 90:893-902.


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Grayfer, L., J. Andino Fde, G. Chen, G. V. Chinchar, and J. Robert. 2012. Immune evasion strategies of ranaviruses and innate immune responses to these emerging pathogens. Viruses 4:1075-1092.


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Gray, M. J., D. L. Miller, and J. T. Hoverman. 2012. Reliability of non-lethal surveillance methods for detecting ranavirus infection. Dis Aquat Organ 99:1-6.


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Goodman, R. M., and Y. T. Ararso. 2012. Survey of ranavirus and the fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in frogs of Central Virginia, USA. Herpetological Review 43:78-80.


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Gilbert, M., D. Bickford, L. Clark, A. Johnson, P. H. Joyner, L. Ogg Keatts, K. Khammavong, L. Nguyen Van, A. Newton, T. P. Seow, S. Roberton, S. Silithammavong, S. Singhalath, A. Yang, and T. A. Seimon. 2012. Amphibian pathogens in Southeast Asian frog trade. Ecohealth 9:386-398.


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De Jesus Andino, F., G. Chen, Z. Li, L. Grayfer, and J. Robert. 2012. Susceptibility of Xenopus laevis tadpoles to infection by the ranavirus Frog-Virus 3 correlates with a reduced and delayed innate immune response in comparison with adult frogs. Virology 432:435-443.


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Blaustein, A. R., S. S. Gervasi, P. T. Johnson, J. T. Hoverman, L. K. Belden, P. W. Bradley, and G. Y. Xie. 2012. Ecophysiology meets conservation: understanding the role of disease in amphibian population declines. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B Biological Sciences 367:1688-1707.


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Beebee, T. 2012. Impact of Ranavirus on garden amphibian populations. Herpetological Bulletin 120:1-3.


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Wolff, B. G., S. M. Conway, and C. J. Dabney III. 2012. Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and Ranavirus in anurans inhabiting decorative koi ponds near Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. Herpetological Review 43:427-429.
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Zhou, Z. Y., Y. Geng, S. Y. Ren, K. Y. Wang, X. L. Huang, D. F. Chen,  X. X. Liu and W. M. Lai.  2012. Ranavirus (family Iridoviridae) detection by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in Chinese giant salamander (Andrias davidianus, Blanchard, 1871), China. African Journal of Biotechnology. 11(85):15130-15134.
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2011

Marschang RE. 2011. Viruses infecting reptiles. Viruses 3: 2087-2126. doi:10.3390/v3112087.


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Vesely, T., K. Cinkova, S. Reschova, F. Gobbo, E. Ariel, M. Vicenova, D. Pokorova, P. Kulich, and G. Bovo. 2011. Investigation of ornamental fish entering the EU for the presence of ranaviruses. Journal of Fish Diseases 34:159-166.


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Sharifian-Fard, M., F. Pasmans, C. Adriaensen, S. Devisscher, T. Adriaens, G. Louette, and A. Martel. 2011. Ranavirosis in invasive bullfrogs, Belgium. Emerging Infectious Diseases 17:2371-2372.


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Rothenburg, S., V. G. Chinchar, and T. E. Dever. 2011. Characterization of a ranavirus inhibitor of the antiviral protein kinase PKR. NICHD, Lab Gene Regulat & Dev, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 USA sr1hsv@ksu.edu.


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Robert, J., E. George, F. De Jesus Andino, and G. Chen. 2011. Waterborne infectivity of the Ranavirus frog virus 3 in Xenopus laevis. Virology 417:410-417.


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Russell, D. M., C. S. Goldberg, L. Sprague, L. P. Waits, D. E. Green, K. L. Schuler, and E. B. Rosenblum. 2011. Ranavirus outbreaks in amphibian populations of northern Idaho. Herpetological Review 42:223-225.


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Peeler, E. J., and S. W. Feist. 2011. Human intervention in freshwater ecosystems drives disease emergence. Ctr Environm Fisheries & Aquaculture Sci, Weymouth DT4 8UB, England ed.peeler@cefas.co.uk.


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Truszczynski, M., and T. Wijaszka. 2011. Epizootiological situation in the world in 2010 and at the beginning of 2011 according to data of the OIE. Panstwowy Inst Weterynaryjny, Panstwowy Inst Badawczy, PL-24100 Pulawy, Poland mtruszcz@piwet.pulawy.pl.


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Warne, R. W., E. J. Crespi, and J. L. Brunner. 2011. Escape from the pond: Stress and developmental responses to ranavirus infection in wood frog tadpoles. Functional Ecology 25:139-146.


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Paetow, L. J., B. D. Pauli, J. D. McLaughlin, J. Bidulka, and D. J. Marcogliese. 2011. First detection of ranavirus in Lithobates pipiens in Quebec. Herpetological Review 42:211-214.


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Ohlemeyer, S., R. Holopainen, H. Tapiovaara, S. M. Bergmann, and H. Schutze. 2011. Major capsid protein gene sequence analysis of the Santee-Cooper ranaviruses DFV, GV6, and LMBV. Friedrich Loeffler Inst, Fed Res Inst Anim Hlth, Inst Infectol, D-17493 Greifswald, Germany sohleme@gwdg.de.


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Miller, D., M. Gray, and A. Storfer. 2011. Ecopathology of ranaviruses infecting amphibians. Viruses 3:2351-2373.


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Loras, A. F., J. Hidalgo-Vila, C. Hermosilla, G. Garcia, J. Lopez, A. L. J. Duffus, A. A. Cunningham, and V. Roca. 2011. Preliminary health screening and possible pathogen determination in a Bufo bufo (Linnaeus, 1758) (Amphibia: Bufonidae) population. Zool Soc London, Inst Zool, London NW1 4RY, England.


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Kim, Y. R., J. Hikima, H. B. Jang, S. W. Nho, S. B. Park, I. S. Cha, M. Ohtani, A. H. Eom, T. Aoki, and T. S. Jung. 2011. Identification and determination of antigenic proteins of Korean ranavirus-1 (KRV-1) using MALDI-TOF/TOF MS analysis. Comparative Immunology Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 34:237-245.


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Kik, M., A. Martel, A. S. Sluijs, F. Pasmans, P. Wohlsein, A. Grone, and J. M. Rijks. 2011. Ranavirus-associated mass mortality in wild amphibians, the Netherlands, 2010: a first report. Veterinary Journal 190:284-286.


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Kerby, J. L., A. J. Hart, and A. Storfer. 2011. Combined effects of virus, pesticide, and predator cue on the larval tiger salamander (Ambystoma tigrinum). EcoHealth.


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Kerby, J. L. 2011. 1st International Symposium on Ranaviruses. Froglog 98:33-35.


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Jancovich, J. K., and B. L. Jacobs. 2011. Innate immune evasion mediated by the Ambystoma tigrinum virus eukaryotic translation initiation factor 2α homologue. Journal of Virology 85:5061-5069.


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Holopainen, R., J. Honkanen, B. B. Jensen, E. Ariel, and H. Tapiovaara. 2011. Quantitation of ranaviruses in cell culture and tissue samples. Journal of Virology Methods 171:225-233.


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Hoverman, J. T., M. J. Gray, N. A. Haislip, and D. L. Miller. 2011. Phylogeny, life history, and ecology contribute to differences in amphibian susceptibility to ranaviruses. EcoHealth 8:301-319.


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Huang, S. M., C. Tu, C. H. Tseng, C. C. Huang, C. C. Chou, H. C. Kuo, and S. K. Chang. 2011. Genetic analysis of fish iridoviruses isolated in Taiwan during 2001-2009. Natl Taiwan Univ, Grad Inst Vet Med, Taipei 10617, Taiwan smhuang@mail.nvri.gov.tw.


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Huang, X. H., Y. H. Huang, Z. L. Ouyang, L. X. Xu, Y. Yan, H. C. Cui, X. Han, and Q. W. Qin. 2011. Singapore grouper iridovirus, a large DNA virus, induces nonapoptotic cell death by a cell type dependent fashion and evokes ERK signaling. Chinese Acad Sci, Key Lab Marine Bioresources Sustainable Utilizat, S China Sea Inst Oceanol, Guangzhou 510301, Guangdong, Peoples R China qinqw@scsio.ac.cn.


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Haislip, N. A., M. J. Gray, J. T. Hoverman, and D. L. Miller. 2011. Development and disease: how susceptibility to an emerging pathogen changes through anuran development. PLoS ONE 6:e22307.


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Geng, Y., K. Y. Wang, Z. Y. Zhou, C. W. Li, J. Wang, M. He, Z. Q. Yin, and W. M. Lai. 2011. First Report of a Ranavirus Associated with Morbidity and Mortality in Farmed Chinese Giant Salamanders (Andrias davidianus). Journal of Comparative Pathology 145:95-102.


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Dong, W., X. Zhang, C. Yang, J. An, J. Qin, F. Song, and W. Zeng. 2011. Iridovirus infection in Chinese giant salamanders, China. 2010. Emerging Infectious Diseases 17:2388-2389.


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Deng, G. C., S. J. Li, J. Xie, J. J. Bai, K. C. Chen, D. M. Ma, X. Y. Jiang, H. H. Lao, and L. Y. Yu. 2011. Characterization of a ranavirus isolated from cultured largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) in China. Aquaculture 312:198-204.


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Belzer, W., and S. Seibert. 2011. A natural history of Ranavirus in an eastern box turtle population. Turtle and Tortoise Newsletter 15:18-25.


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Conlon, J. M. 2011. The contribution of skin antimicrobial peptides to the system of innate immunity in anurans. United Arab Emirates Univ, Dept Biochem, Fac Med & Hlth Sci, Al Ain 17666, U Arab Emirates jmconlon@uaeu.ac.ae.


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Chinchar, V. G., K. H. Yu, and J. K. Jancovich. 2011. The molecular biology of frog virus 3 and other iridoviruses infecting cold-blooded vertebrates. Viruses 3:1959-1985.


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Chen, G., B. M. Ward, K. H. Yu, V. G. Chinchar, and J. Robert. 2011. Improved knockout methodology reveals that frog virus 3 mutants lacking either the 18K immediate-early gene or the truncated vIF-2alpha gene are defective for replication and growth in vivo. Journal of Virology 85:11131-11138.


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Chen, G., and J. Robert. 2011. Antiviral immunity in amphibians. Viruses 3:2065-2086.


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Brunner, J. L., K. E. Barnett, C. J. Gosier, S. A. McNulty, M. J. Rubbo, and M. B. Kolozsvary. 2011. Ranavirus infection in die-offs of vernal pool amphibians in New York, USA. Herpetological Review 42:76-79.


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Bang Jensen, B., R. Holopainen, H. Tapiovaara, and E. Ariel. 2011. Susceptibility of pike-perch Sander lucioperca to a panel of ranavirus isolates. Aquaculture 313:24-30.


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Bang Jensen, B., S. Reschova, K. Cinkova, E. Ariel, and T. Vesely. 2011. Common carp (Cyprinus carpio) and goldfish (Carassius auratus) were not susceptible to challenge with ranavirus under certain challenge conditions. Bulletin of the European Association of Fish Pathologists 31:112-118.


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Bandin, I., and C. P. Dopazo. 2011. Host range, host specificity and hypothesized host shift events among viruses of lower vertebrates. Veterinary Research 42:ARTN 67.


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Ariel, E. 2011. Viruses in reptiles. Veterinary Research 42:12.
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Alves de Matos, A. P., M. F. Caeiro, T. Papp, B. A. Matos, A. C. Correia, and R. E. Marschang. 2011. New viruses from Lacerta monticola (Serra da Estrela, Portugal): further evidence for a new group of nucleo-cytoplasmic large deoxyriboviruses. Microscopy and Microanalysis 17:101-108.
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Allender, M. C., M. Abd-Eldaim, J. Schumacher, D. McRuer, L. S. Christian, and M. Kennedy. 2011. PCR prevalence of ranavirus in free-ranging eastern box turtles (Terrapene carolina carolina) at rehabilitation centers in three southeastern US States. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 47:759-764.
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2010

Alved de Matos AP, Caeiro MF, Papp T, Matos BA, Correia AC, Marschang RE. 2010. New viruses from Lacerta monticola (Serra da Estrela, Portugal): further evidence for a new group of nucleo-cytoplasmic large deoxyriboviruses (NCLDVs). Microscopy and Micoranalysis 17: 101-108.


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Robert, J. 2010. Emerging ranaviral infectious diseases and amphibian decline. Diversity 2:314-330.


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Schloegel, L. M., P. Daszak, A. A. Cunningham, R. Speare, and B. Hill. 2010. Two amphibian diseases, chytridiomycosis and ranaviral disease, are now globally notifiable to the world organization for animal health (OIE): An assessment. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 92:101-108.


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St-Amour, V., T. W. Garner, A. I. Schulte-Hostedde, and D. Lesbarrères. 2010. Effects of two amphibian pathogens on the developmental stability of green frogs. Conservation Biology 24:788-794.


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Picco, A. M., A. P. Karam, and J. P. Collins. 2010. Pathogen host switching in commercial trade with management recommendations. EcoHealth 7:252-256.


Abstract, etc. »

Pettus, M. R. 2010. Evaluation of a novel detection method for ranavirus in water samples from Pine Mountain Wildlife Management Area, Letcher County, Kentuky.


Abstract, etc. »

Perpinan, D., J. G. Trupkiewicz, A. L. Armbrust, D. M. Geiser, S. Armstrong, M. M. Garner, and D. L. Armstrong. 2010. Dermatitis in captive Wyoming toads (Bufo baxteri) associated with Fusarium spp. NW ZooPath, Monroe, WA 98272 USA dperpinan@yahoo.es.


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Schock, D. M., G. R. Ruthig, J. P. Collins, S. J. Kutz, S. Carrière, R. J. Gau, A. M. Veitch, N. C. Larter, D. P. Tate, G. Guthrie, D. G. Allaire, and R. A. Popko. 2010. Amphibian chytrid fungus and ranaviruses in the Northwest Territories, Canada. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 92:231-240.


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Teacher, A. G. F., A. A. Cunningham, and T. W. J. Garner. 2010. Assessing the long‐term impact of ranavirus infection in wild common frog populations. Animal Conservation 13:514-522.


Abstract, etc. »

Todd-Thompson, M. 2010. Seasonality, variation in species prevalence, and localized disease for Ranavirus in Cades Cove (Great Smoky Mountains National Park) amphibians. Master’s Thesis:43 pp.


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Torrence, S. M., D. E. Green, C. J. Benson, H. S. Ip, L. M. Smith, and S. T. McMurry. 2010. A new ranavirus isolated from Pseudacris clarkii tadpoles in playa wetlands in the southern high plains, Texas. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 22:65-72.


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Whitley, D. S., R. C. Sample, A. R. Sinning, J. Henegar, and V. G. Chinchar. 2010. Antisense approaches for elucidating ranavirus gene function in an infected fish cell line. Developmental and Comparative Immunology.


Abstract, etc. »

Whittington, R. J., J. A. Becker, and M. M. Dennis. 2010. Iridovirus infections in finfish – critical review with emphasis on ranaviruses. Journal of Fish Diseases 33:95-122.


Abstract, etc. »

Miller, D. L., and M. J. Gray. 2010. Amphibian decline and mass mortality: The value of visualizing ranavirus in tissue sections. Veterinary Journal 186:133-134.


Abstract, etc. »

Morales, H. D., L. Abramowitz, J. Gertz, J. Sowa, A. Vogel, and J. Robert. 2010. Innate immune responses and permissiveness to ranavirus infection of peritoneal leukocytes in the frog Xenopus laevis. Journal of Virology 84:4912-4922.


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Johnson, A. J., L. Wendland, T. M. Norton, B. Belzer, and E. R. Jacobson. 2010. Development and use of an indirect enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for detection of iridovirus exposure in gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) and eastern box turtles (Terrapene carolina carolina). Veterinary Microbiology 142:160-167.


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Jancovich, J. K., M. Bremont, J. W. Touchman, and B. L. Jacobs. 2010. Evidence for multiple recent host species shifts among the ranaviruses (family Iridoviridae). Journal of Virology 84:2636-2647.


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Hoverman, J. T., M. J. Gray, and D. L. Miller. 2010. Anuran susceptibilities to ranaviruses: Role of species identity, exposure route, and a novel virus isolate. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 89:97-107.


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Gobbo, F., E. Cappellozza, M. R. Pastore, and G. Bovo. 2010. Susceptibility of black bullhead Ameiurus melas to a panel of ranavirus isolates. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 90:167-174.


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Glenney, G. W., J. T. Julian, and W. M. Quartz. 2010. Preliminary amphibian health survey in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. US Fish & Wildlife Serv, Fish Hlth Ctr, Lamar, PA 16848 USA gavin_glenney@fws.gov.


Abstract, etc. »

Gahl, M. K., and A. J. K. Calhoun. 2010. The role of multiple stressors in ranavirus-caused amphibian mortalities in Acadia national park wetlands. Canadian Journal of Zoology 88:108-121.


Abstract, etc. »

Echaubard, P., K. Little, B. Pauli, and D. Lesbarrères. 2010. Context-dependent effects of ranaviral infection on Northern leopard frog life history traits. Plos One 5:e13723.


Abstract, etc. »

Eaton, H. E., B. A. Ring, and C. R. Brunetti. 2010. The Genomic Diversity and Phylogenetic Relationship in the Family Iridoviridae. Trent Univ, Peterborough, ON K9J 7B8, Canada heathereaton@trentu.ca.


Abstract, etc. »

Duffus, A. L. J., and A. A. Cunningham. 2010. Major disease threats to European amphibians. Herpetological Journal 20:117-127.


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Cinkova, K., S. Reschova, P. Kulich, and T. Vesely. 2010. Evaluation of a polyclonal antibody for the detection and identification of ranaviruses from freshwater fish and amphibians. Vet Res Inst, Dept Bacteriol & Virol, Brno 62100, Czech Republic vesely@vri.cz.


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Balseiro, A., K. P. Dalton, A. del Cerro, I. Marquez, F. Parra, J. M. Prieto, and R. Casais. 2010. Outbreak of common midwife toad virus in alpine newts (Mesotriton alpestris cyreni) and common midwife toads (Alytes obstetricans) in northern Spain: A comparative pathological study of an emerging ranavirus. The Veterinary Journal 186:256-258.


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Ariel, E., R. Holopainen, N. J. Olesen, and H. Tapiovaara. 2010. Comparative study of ranavirus isolates from cod (Gadus morhua) and turbot (Psetta maxima) with reference to other ranaviruses. Archives of Virology 155:1261-1271.


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Xu, K., D. Z. Zhu, Y. Wei, L. M. Schloegel, X. F. Chen, and X. L. Wang. 2010. Broad distribution of ranavirus in free-ranging Rana dybowskii in Heilongjiang, China. EcoHealth. 1:18-23.
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Zhan, W. B., Y. Q. Li, X. Z. Sheng, J. Xing, and X. Q. Tang. 2010. Detection of lymphocystis disease virus in Japanese flounder Paralichthys olivaceus and other marine teleosts from northern China. Ocean Univ China, Lab Pathol & Immunol Aquat Anim, LMMEC, Qingdao 266003, Peoples R China.
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2009

Une, Y., A. Sakuma, H. Matsueda, K. Nakai, and M. Murakami. 2009. Ranavirus outbreak in North American bullfrogs (Rana catesbeiana), Japan, 2008. Emerging Infectious Diseases 15(7):1146-1147.


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Schloegel, L. M., A. M. Picco, A. M. Kilpatrick, A. J. Davies, A.D. Hyatt and P. Deszak. 2009. Magnitude of the U.S. trade in amphibians and presence of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and ranavirus infection in imported North American bullfrogs (Rana catesbeiana). Biological Conservation 142:1420-1426.


Abstract, etc. »

Schock, D., T. Bollinger, and J. Collins. 2009. Mortality rates differ among amphibian populations exposed to three strains of a lethal ranavirus. EcoHealth 6:438-448.


Abstract, etc. »

Peeler, E. J., A. Afonso, F. C. Berthe, E. Brun, C. J. Rodgers, A. Roque, R. J. Whittington, and M. A. Thrush. 2009. Epizootic haematopoietic necrosis virus–an assessment of the likelihood of introduction and establishment in England and Wales. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 91:241-253.


Abstract, etc. »

Rollins-Smith, L. A. 2009. The role of amphibian antimicrobial peptides in protection of amphibians from pathogens linked to global amphibian declines. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1788:1593-1599.


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Teacher, A. G. F., T. W. J. Garner, and R. A. Nichols. 2009. Population genetic patterns suggest a behavioural change in wild common frogs (Rana temporaria) following disease outbreaks (Ranavirus). Molecular Ecology 18:3163-3172.


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Weber, E. S., T. B. Waltzek, D. A. Young, E. L. Twitchell, A. E. Gates, A. Vagelli, G. R. Risatti, R. P. Hedrick, and F. Salvatore. 2009. Systemic Iridovirus Infection in the Banggai Cardinalfish (Pterapogon Kauderni Koumans 1933). Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation 21:306-320.


Abstract, etc. »

Mazzoni, R., A. J. de Mesquita, L. F. F. Fleury, W. M. E. D. de Brito, I. A. Nunes, J. Robert, H. Morales, A. S. G. Coelho, D. L. Barthasson, and L. Galli. 2009. Mass mortality associated with a Frog Virus 3-like ranavirus infection in farmed tadpoles Rana catesbeiana from brazil. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 86:181-191.


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Miller, D. L., M. J. Gray, S. Rajeev, A. C. Schmutzer, E. C. Burton, A. Merrill, and C. A. Baldwin. 2009. Pathologic findings in larval and juvenile anurans inhabiting farm ponds in Tennesse, USA. J Wildlife Dis 45:314-324.


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Kim, S., M.-Y. Sim, A.-H. Eom, D. Park, and N.-Y. Ra. 2009. PCR detection of Ranavirus in Gold-spotted pond frogs (Rana plancyi chosenica) from Korea. Korean Journal of Environmental Biology 27:111-114.


Abstract, etc. »

Kerby, J. L., and A. Storfer. 2009. Combined effects of atrazine and chlorpyrifos on susceptibility of the tiger salamander to Ambystoma tigrinum virus. EcoHealth 6:91-98.


Abstract, etc. »

Holopainen, R., S. Ohlemeyer, H. Schütze, S. M. Bergmann, and H. Tapiovaara. 2009. Ranavirus phylogeny and differentiation based on major capsid protein, DNA polymerase and neurofilament triplet H1-like protein genes. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 85:81-91.


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Hemmingway, V., J. Brunner, L. Berger, and R. Speare. 2009. Viral and bacterial diseases of amphibians. Pages 2963-2985 in Heatwole, H., and J. W. Wilkinson, editors. Amphibian Decline: Diseases, Parasites, Maladies, and Pollution. Surrey Beatty & Sons, Baulkham Hills, NSW, Australia.


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Huang, Y., X. Huang, H. Liu, J. Gong, Z. Ouyang, H. Cui, J. Cao, Y. Zhao, X. Wang, Y. Jiang, and Q. Qin. 2009. Complete sequence determination of a novel reptile iridovirus isolated from soft-shelled turtle and evolutionary analysis of Iridoviridae. BMC Genomics 10:224.


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Greer, A. L., D. M. Schock, J. L. Brunner, R. A. Johnson, A. M. Picco, S. D. Cashins, R. A. Alford, L. F. Skerratt, and J. P. Collins. 2009. Guidelines for the safe use of disposable gloves with amphibian larvae in light of pathogens and possible toxic effects. Herpetological Review 40:145-147.


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Greer, A. L., J. L. Brunner, and J. P. Collins. 2009. Spatial and temporal patterns of Ambystoma tigrinum virus (ATV) prevalence in tiger salamanders (Ambystoma tigrinum nebulosum). Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 85:1-6.


Abstract, etc. »

Gray, M. J., D. L. Miller, and J. T. Hoverman. 2009. First report of ranavirus infecting lungless salamanders. Herpetological Review 40:316-319.


Abstract, etc. »

Gray, M. J., D. L. Miller, and J. T. Hoverman. 2009. Ecology and pathology of amphibian ranaviruses. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 87:243-266.


Abstract, etc. »

Driskell, E. A., D. L. Miller, S. L. Swist, and Z. S. Gyimesi. 2009. PCR detection of ranavirus in adult anurans from the Louisville Zoological Garden. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 40:559-563.


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Chinchar, V. G., A. D. Hyatt, T. Miyazaki, and T. Williams. 2009. Family Iridoviridae: Poor viral relations no longer. Pages 123-170 in Van Etten, J. L., editors. Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology, vol 328: Lesser known large dsDNA viruses. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.


Abstract, etc. »

Bryan, L. K., C. A. Baldwin, M. J. Gray, and D. L. Miller. 2009. Efficacy of select disinfectants at inactivating ranavirus. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 84:89-94.


Abstract, etc. »

Brunner, J. L., and J. P. Collins. 2009. Testing assumptions of the trade-off theory of the evolution of parasite virulence. Evolutionary Ecology Research 11:1169-1188.


Abstract, etc. »

Bang Jensen, B., A. K. Ersboll, and E. Ariel. 2009. Susceptibility of pike Esox lucius to a panel of Ranavirus isolates. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 83:169-179.


Abstract, etc. »

Balseiro, A., K. P. Dalton, C. del, A, I. Marquez, A. A. Cunningham, F. Parra, J. M. Prieto, and R. Casais. 2009. Pathology, isolation and molecular characterisation of a ranavirus from the common midwife toad Alytes obstetricans on the Iberian Peninsula. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 84:95-104.


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Ariel, E., N. Nicolajsen, M. B. Christophersen, R. Holopainen, H. Tapiovaara, and B. B. Jensen. 2009. Propagation and isolation of ranaviruses in cell culture. Aquaculture 294:159-164.


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Ariel, E., J. Kielgast, H. E. Svart, K. Larsen, H. Tapiovaara, J. B. Bang, and R. Holopainen. 2009. Ranavirus in wild edible frogs Pelophylax kl. esculentus in Denmark. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 85:7-14.


Abstract, etc. »

Ariel, E., and B. B. Jensen. 2009. Challenge studies of European stocks of redfin perch, Perca fluviatilis L., and rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum), with epizootic haematopoietic necrosis virus. Journal of Fish Diseases 32:1017-1025.


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2008

Alves de Matos AP, Caeiro MF, Marschang RE, Papp T, Soares C, Marҫal MC, Carretero MA. 2008. Adaptation of ranaviruses from Peneda-Gerês National Park (Portugal) to cell cultures and their characterization. Microscopy and Microanalysis 14 Suppl 3: 139-140.


Abstract, etc. »

St-Amour, V., W. M. Wong, T. W. Garner, and D. Lesbarrères. 2008. Anthropogenic influence on prevalence of 2 amphibian pathogens. Emerging Infectious Diseases 14:1175-1176.


Abstract, etc. »

Ridenhour, B. J., and A. T. Storfer. 2008. Geographically variable selection in Ambystoma tigrinum virus (Iridoviridae) throughout the western USA. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 21:1151-1159.


Abstract, etc. »

Picco, A. M., and J. P. Collins. 2008. Amphibian commerce as a likely source of pathogen pollution. Conservation Biology 22:1582-1589.


Abstract, etc. »

Schock, D. M., T. K. Bollinger, V. G. Chinchar, J. K. Jancovich, and J. P. Collins. 2008. Experimental evidence that amphibian ranaviruses are multi-host pathogens. Copeia 1:133-143.


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Pasmans, F., S. Blahak, A. Martel, N. Pantchev, and P. Zwart. 2008. Ranavirus-associated mass mortality in imported red tailed knobby newts (Tylototriton kweichowensis): A case report. Veterinary Journal 176:257-259.


Abstract, etc. »

Miller, D. L., S. Rajeev, M. Brookins, J. Cook, L. Whittington, and C. A. Baldwin. 2008. Concurrent infection with ranavirus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, and Aeromonas in a captive anuran colony. J Zoo Wildlife Med 39:445-449.


Abstract, etc. »

Johnson, A. J., A. P. Pessier, J. F. X. Wellehan, A. Childress, T. M. Norton, N. L. Stedman, D. C. Bloom, W. Belzer, V. R. Titus, R. Wagner, J. W. Brooks, J. Spratt, and E. R. Jacobson. 2008. Ranavirus infection of free-ranging and captive box turtles and tortoises in the United States. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 44:851-863.


Abstract, etc. »

Greer, A. L., and J. P. Collins. 2008. Habitat fragmentation as a result of biotic and abiotic factors controls pathogen transmission throughout a host population. Journal of Animal Ecology 77:364-369.


Abstract, etc. »

Greer, A. L., C. J. Briggs, and J. P. Collins. 2008. Testing a key assumption of host-pathogen theory: Density and disease transmission. Oikos 117:1667-1673.


Abstract, etc. »

Gahl, M. K., and A. J. K. Calhoun. 2008. Landscape setting and risk of ranavirus mortality events. Biological Conservation 141:2679-2689.


Abstract, etc. »

Duffus, A. L. J., B. D. Pauli, K. Wozney, C. R. Brunetti, and M. Berrill. 2008. Frog Virus 3-like infections in aquatic amphibian communities. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 44:109-120.


Abstract, etc. »

Cunningham, A. A., C. A. Tems, and P. H. Russell. 2008. Immunohistochemical demonstration of ranavirus antigen in the tissues of infected frogs (Rana temporaria) with systemic haemorrhagic or cutaneous ulcerative disease. Journal of Comparative Pathology 138:3-11.


Abstract, etc. »

Bolker, B. M., F. de Castro, A. Storfer, S. Mech, E. Harvey, and J. P. Collins. 2008. Disease as a selective force precluding widespread cannibalism: A case study of an iridovirus of tiger salamanders, Ambystoma tigrinum. Evolutionary Ecology Research 10:105-128.


Abstract, etc. »

2007

St-Amour, V., and D. Lesbarrères. 2007. Genetic evidence of ranavirus in toe clips: An alternative to lethal sampling methods. Conservation Genetics 8:1247-1250.


Abstract, etc. »

Picco, A. M., and J. P. Collins. 2007. Fungal and viral pathogen occurrence in Costa Rican amphibians. Journal of Herpetology 41:746-749.


Abstract, etc. »

Picco, A. M., J. L. Brunner, and J. P. Collins. 2007. Susceptibility of the endangered California tiger salamander, Ambystoma californiense, to ranavirus infection. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 43:286-290.


Abstract, etc. »

Petranka, J. W., E. M. Harp, C. T. Holbrook, and J. A. Hamel. 2007. Long-term persistence of amphibian populations in a restored wetland complex. Biological Conservation 138:371-380.


Abstract, etc. »

Robert, J., L. Abramowitz, J. Gantress, and H. D. Morales. 2007. Xenopus laevis: A possible vector of ranavirus infection? Journal of Wildlife Diseases 43:645-652.


Abstract, etc. »

Storfer, A., M. E. Alfaro, B. J. Ridenhour, J. K. Jancovich, S. G. Mech, M. J. Parris, and J. P. Collins. 2007. Phylogenetic concordance analysis shows an emerging pathogen is novel and endemic. Ecology Letters 10:1075-1083.


Abstract, etc. »

Pallister, J., A. Gould, D. Harrison, A. Hyatt, J. Jancovich, and H. Heine. 2007. Development of real-time PCR assays for the detection and differentiation of Australian and European ranaviruses. Journal of Fish Diseases 30:427-438.


Abstract, etc. »

Pallister, J., S. Goldie, B. Coupar, B. Shiell, W. P. Michalski, N. Siddon, and A. Hyatt. 2007. Bohle iridovirus as a vector for heterologous gene expression. Journal of Virology Methods 146:419-423.


Abstract, etc. »

Miller, D. L., S. Rajeev, M. J. Gray, and C. A. Baldwin. 2007. Frog Virus 3 infection, cultured American bullfrogs. Emerging Infectious Diseases 13:342-343.


Abstract, etc. »

Morales, H. D., and J. Robert. 2007. Characterization of primary and memory CD8 T-cell responses against ranavirus (FV3) in Xenopus laevis. Journal of Virology 81:2240-2248.


Abstract, etc. »

Johnson, A. J., A. P. Pessier, and E. R. Jacobson. 2007. Experimental transmission and induction of ranaviral disease in western ornate box turtles (Terrapene ornata ornata) and red-eared sliders (Trachemys scripta elegans). Veterinary Pathology 44:285-297.


Abstract, etc. »

Greer, A. L., and J. P. Collins. 2007. Sensitivity of a diagnostic test for amphibian ranavirus varies with sampling protocol. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 43:525-532.


Abstract, etc. »

Gray, M. J., D. L. Miller, A. C. Schmutzer, and C. A. Baldwin. 2007. Frog Virus 3 prevalence in tadpole populations inhabiting cattle-access and non-access wetlands in Tennessee, USA. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 77:97-103.


Abstract, etc. »

Garcia, G., A. A. Cunningham, D. L. Horton, T. W. J. Garner, A. Hyatt, S. Hengstberger, J. Lopez, A. Ogrodowczyk, C. Fenton, and J. E. Fa. 2007. Mountain chickens Leptodactylus fallax and sympatric amphibians appear to be disease free on Montserrat. ORX 41.


Abstract, etc. »

Eaton, H. E., J. Metcalf, E. Penny, V. Tcherepanov, C. Upton, and C. R. Brunetti. 2007. Comparative genomic analysis of the family Iridoviridae: Re-annotating and defining the core set of iridovirus genes. Virology Journal 4:11.


Abstract, etc. »

Densmore, C. L., and D. E. Green. 2007. Diseases of amphibians. Institute for laboratory animal research 48:235-254.


Abstract, etc. »

Cunningham, A. A., A. D. Hyatt, P. Russell, and P. M. Bennett. 2007. Experimental transmission of a ranavirus disease of common toads (Bufo Bufo) to common frogs (Rana temporaria). Epidemiology and Infection 135:1213-1216.


Abstract, etc. »

Cunningham, A. A., A. D. Hyatt, P. Russell, and P. M. Bennett. 2007. Emerging epidemic diseases of frogs in Britain are dependent on the source of ranavirus agent and the route of exposure. Epidemiology and Infection 135:1200-1212.


Abstract, etc. »

Corn, P. S. 2007. Amphibians and disease: Implications for conservation in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. Yellowstone Science 15:11-16.


Abstract, etc. »

Brunner, J. L., D. M. Schock, and J. P. Collins. 2007. Transmission dynamics of the amphibian ranavirus Ambystoma tigrinum virus. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 77:87-95.


Abstract, etc. »

Benetka, V., E. Grabensteiner, M. Gumpenberger, C. Neubauer, B. Hirschmuller, and K. Mostl. 2007. First report of an iridovirus (genus Ranavirus) infection in a leopard tortoise (Geochelone pardalis pardalis). Wiener tierarztliche monatsschrift 94:243.


Abstract, etc. »

Bank, M. S., J. Crocker, B. Connery, and A. Amirbahman. 2007. Mercury bioaccumulation in green frog (Rana clamitans) and bullfrog (Rana catesbeiana) tadpoles from Acadia national park, Maine, USA. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 26:118-125.


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2006

Muths, E., A. L. Gallant, E. H. Campbell Grant, W. A. Battaglin, D. E. Green, J. S. Staiger, S. C. Walls, M. S. Gunzburger, and R. F. Kearney. 2006. The Amphibian Research and Monitoring Initiative (ARMI): 5-year report. Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5224. U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA.


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Maniero, G. D., H. Morales, J. Gantress, and J. Robert. 2006. Generation of a long-lasting, protective, and neutralizing antibody response to the ranavirus FV3 by the frog Xenopus. Developmental and Comparative Immunology 30:649-657.


Abstract, etc. »

Majji, S., S. LaPatra, S. M. Long, R. Sample, L. Bryan, A. Sinning, and V. G. Chinchar. 2006. Rana catesbeiana virus z (RCV-Z): A novel pathogenic ranavirus. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 73:1-11.


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Chinchar, V.G., Essbauer, S., He, J.G., Hyatt, A., Miyazaki, T., Seligy, V. and Williams, T. 2006. ICTVdB – The Universal Virus Database, version 4. Columbia University, New York, USA.


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Harp, E. M., and J. W. Petranka. 2006. Ranavirus in wood frogs (Rana sylvatica): Potential sources of transmission within and between ponds. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 42:307-318.


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Hanson, L. A., M. R. Rudis, M. Vasquez-Lee, and R. D. Montgomery. 2006. A broadly applicable method to characterize large DNA viruses and adenoviruses based on the DNA polymerase gene. Virol J 3:28.


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Galli, L., A. Pereira, A. Márquez, and R. Mazzoni. 2006. Ranavirus detection by PCR in cultured tadpoles (Rana catesbeiana shaw, 1802) from South America. Aquaculture 257:78-82.


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Fox, S., A. L. Greer, R. Torres-Cervantes, and J. P. Collins. 2006. First case of ranavirus-associated morbidity and mortality in natural populations of the South American frog Atelognathus patagonicus. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 72:87-92.


Abstract, etc. »

Forson, D. D., and A. Storfer. 2006. Atrazine increases ranavirus susceptibility in the tiger salamander, Ambystoma tigrinum. Ecological Applications 16:2325-2332.


Abstract, etc. »

Chen, L. M., F. Wang, W. Song, and C. L. Hew. 2006. Temporal and differential gene expression of Singapore grouper iridovirus. Journal of General Virology 87:2907-2915.


Abstract, etc. »

Beck, B. H., R. S. Bakal, C. J. Brunner, and J. M. Grizzle. 2006. Virus distribution and signs of disease after immersion exposure to largemouth bass virus. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 18:176-183.


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Zhang, Q.-Y., Z. Zhao, F. Xiao, Z.-Q. Li, and J.-F. Gui. 2006. Molecular characterization of three Rana grylio virus (RGV) isolates and Paralichthys olivaceus lymphocystis disease virus (LCDV-C) in iridoviruses. Aquaculture 251:1-10.
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Allender, M. C., M. M. Fry, A. R. Irizarry, L. Craig, A. J. Johnson, and M. Jones. 2006. Intracytoplasmic inclusions in circulating leukocytes from an eastern box turtle (Terrapene carolina carolina) with iridoviral infection. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 42:677-684.
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2005

Reinauer S, Böhm R, Marschang RE. 2005. Inactivation of tortoise viruses in the environment. Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery 15: 10-15.

 

Williams, T., V. Barbosa-Solomieu, and V. G. Chinchar. 2005. A decade of advances in iridovirus research. Advances in Virus Research 65:173-248.


Abstract, etc. »

Robert, J., H. Morales, W. Buck, N. Cohen, S. Marr, and J. Gantress. 2005. Adaptive immunity and histopathology in Frog Virus 3-infected Xenopus. Virology 332:667-675.


Abstract, etc. »

Rojas, S., K. Richards, J. K. Jancovich, and E. W. Davidson. 2005. Influence of temperature on ranavirus infection in larval salamanders, Ambystoma tigrinum. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 63:95-100.


Abstract, etc. »

Prasankok, P., M. Chutmongkonkul, and S. Kanchanakhan. 2005. Characterisation of iridovirus isolated from diseased marbled sleepy goby, Oxyeleotris marmoratus. Pages 197-206 in Walker, P., R. Lester, and M. G. Bondad-Reantaso, editors. Diseases in Asian Aquaculture V. Fish Health Section, Asian Fisheries Society, Manila.


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Tsai, C. T., J. W. Ting, M. H. Wu, M. F. Wu, I. C. Guo, and C. Y. Chang. 2005. Complete genome sequence of the grouper iridovirus and comparison of genomic organization with those of other iridoviruses. Journal of Virology 79:2010-2023.


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Pearman, P. B., and T. W. J. Garner. 2005. Susceptibility of Italian agile frog populations to an emerging strain of Ranavirus parallels population genetic diversity. Ecology Letters 8:401-408.


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Marschang, R. E., S. Braun, P. Becher, and lizard. 2005. Isolation of a ranavirus from a gecko (Uroplatus fimbriatus). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 36:295-300.


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Jancovich, J., E. W. Davidson, N. Parameswaran, J. Mao, V. G. Chinchar, J. P. Collins, B. L. Jacobs, and A. Storfer. 2005. Evidence for emergence of an amphibian iridoviral disease because of human-enhanced spread. Molecular Ecology 14:213-224.


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Hyatt, A., and R. J. Whittington. 2005. Ranaviruses of fish, amphibians and reptiles: Diversity and the requirement for revised taxonomy. Diseases of Asian Aquaculture V: Proceedings of the Fifth symposium on diseases in Asian aquaculture.


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Greer, A. L., M. Berrill, and P. J. Wilson. 2005. Five amphibian mortality events associated with ranavirus infection in south central Ontario, Canada. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 67:9-14.


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Green, D. E., and K. A. Converse. 2005. Diseases of frogs and toads. Pages 89-117 in Majumdar, S. K., J. E. Huffman, F. J. Brenner, and A. I. Panah, editors. Wildlife diseases: Landscape epidemiology, spatial distribution and utilization of remote sensing technology. Easton, Pennsylvania, USA.


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Brunner, J. L., K. Richards, and J. P. Collins. 2005. Dose and host characteristics influence virulence of ranavirus infections. Oecologia 144:399-406.


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2004

Tan, W. G., T. J. Barkman, V. Gregory Chinchar, and K. Essani. 2004. Comparative genomic analyses of Frog Virus 3, type species of the genus ranavirus (family Iridoviridae). Virology 323:70-84.


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Pearman, P. B., T. W. J. Garner, M. Straub, and U. F. Greber. 2004. Response of the Italian agile frog (Rana latastei) to a ranavirus, Frog Virus 3: A model for viral emergence in naive populations. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 40:660-669.


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Patla, D. A., and C. R. Peterson. 2004. Amphibian and reptile inventory and monitoring Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks, 2000-2003: final report. Pocatello, Idaho State University.


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Johnson, A. J., and E. R. Jacobson. 2004. Iridovirus infections of turtles and tortoises. 29th annual meeting and symposium of the desert tortoise council.


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De Voe, R., K. Geissler, S. Elmore, D. Rotstein, G. Lewbart, and J. Guy. 2004. Ranavirus-associated morbidity and mortality in a group of captive eastern box turtles (Terrapene carolina carolina). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 35:534-543.


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Collins, J. P., J. L. Brunner, J. Jancovich, and D. M. Schock. 2004. A model host-pathogen system for studying infectious disease dynamics in amphibians: Tiger salamanders (Ambystoma tigrinum) and Ambystoma tigrinum virus. Herpetological Journal 14:195-200.


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Brunner, J. L., D. M. Schock, J. P. Collins, and E. W. Davidson. 2004. The role of an intraspecific reservoir in the persistence of a lethal ranavirus. Ecology 85:560-566.


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2003

Qin, Q. W., S. F. Chang, G. H. Ngoh-Lim, S. Gibson-Kueh, C. Shi, and T. J. Lam. 2003. Characterization of a novel ranavirus isolated from grouper Epinephelus tauvina. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 53:1-9.


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Petranka, J. W., S. S. Murray, and C. A. Kennedy. 2003. Responses of amphibians to restoration of a southern Appalachian wetland: Perturbations confound post-restoration assessment. Wetlands 23:278-290.


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Jancovich, J. K., J. H. Mao, V. G. Chinchar, C. Wyatt, S. T. Case, S. Kumar, G. Valente, S. Subramanian, E. W. Davidson, J. P. Collins, and B. L. Jacobs. 2003. Genomic sequence of a ranavirus (family Iridoviridae) associated with salamander mortalities in North America. Virology 316:90-103.


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Grizzle, J. M., and C. J. Brunner. 2003. Review of largemouth bass virus. Fisheries 28:10-14.


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Grant, E. C., D. P. Philipp, K. R. Inendino, and T. L. Goldberg. 2003. Effects of temperature on the susceptibility of largemouth bass to largemouth bass virus. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 15:215-220.


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Gantress, J., G. D. Maniero, N. Cohen, and J. Robert. 2003. Development and characterization of a model system to study amphibian immune responses to iridoviruses. Virology 311:254-262.


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Collins, J. P., J. L. Brunner, V. Miera, M. J. Parris, D. M. Schock, and S. Storfer. 2003. Ecology and evolution of infectious disease. Pages 137-151 in Semlitsch, R., editors. Amphibian Conservation. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC, USA.


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Daszak, P., A. A. Cunningham, and A. D. Hyatt. 2003. Infectious disease and amphibian population declines. Diversity and Distributions 9:141-150.


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Carey, C., D. F. Bradford, J. L. Brunner, J. P. Collins, E. W. Davidson, J. E. Longcore, M. Ouellet, A. P. Pessier, and D. M. Schock. 2003. Biotic factors in amphibian population declines. Pages 153-208 in Linder, G., D. W. Sparling, and S. K. Krest, editors. Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry.


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2002

Qin, Q. W., C. Shi, K. Y. H. Gin, and T. J. Lam. 2002. Antigenic characterization of a marine fish iridovirus from grouper, Epinephelus spp. Journal of Virological Methods 106:89-96.


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Weng, S. P., J. G. He, X. H. Wang, L. Lu, M. Deng, and S. M. Chan. 2002. Outbreaks of an iridovirus disease in cultured tiger frog, Rana tigrina rugulosa, in southern china. Journal of Fish Diseases 25:423-427.


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Marsh, I. B., R. J. Whittington, B. O’Rourke, A. D. Hyatt, and O. Chisholm. 2002. Rapid differentiation of Australian, European and american ranaviruses based on variation in major capsid protein gene sequence. Molecular and Cellular Probes 16:137-151.


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Murali, S., M.-F. Wu, I.-C. Guo, S.-C. Chen, H.-W. Yang, and C.-Y. Chang. 2002. Molecular characterization and pathogenicity of a grouper iridovirus (GIV) isolated from yellow grouper, Epinephelus awoara (Temminck & Schlegel). Journal of Fish Diseases 25:91-100.


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Kirby, A. 2002. Mystery virus ravages UK frogs. BBC News Online, 20020201.3458.


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Hyatt, A. D., M. Williamson, B. E. H. Coupar, D. Middleton, S. G. Hengstberger, A. R. Gould, P. Selleck, T. G. Wise, J. Kattenbelt, A. A. Cunningham, and J. Lee. 2002. First identification of a ranavirus from green pythons (Chondropython viridis). Journal of Wildlife Diseases 38:239-252.


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He, J. G., L. Lu, M. Deng, H. H. He, S. P. Weng, X. H. Wang, S. Y. Zhou, Q. X. Long, X. Z. Wang, and S. M. Chan. 2002. Sequence analysis of the complete genome of an iridovirus isolated from the tiger frog. Virology 292:185-197.


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Green, D. E., K. A. Converse, and A. K. Schrader. 2002. Epizootiology of sixty-four amphibian morbidity and mortality events in the USA, 1996-2001. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 969:323-339.


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Cullen, B. R., and L. Owens. 2002. Experimental challenge and clinical cases of Bohle iridovirus (BIV) in native Australian anurans. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 49:83-92.


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Chinchar, V. G. 2002. Ranaviruses (family Iridoviridae): Emerging cold-blooded killers. Archives of Virology 147:447-470.


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2001

Jancovich, J. K., E. W. Davidson, A. Seiler, B. L. Jacobs, and J. P. Collins. 2001. Transmission of the Ambystoma tigrinum virus to alternative hosts. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 46:159-163.


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Zhang, Q.-Y., F. Xiao, Z.-Q. Li, J.-F. Gui, J. Mao, and V. G. Chinchar. 2001. Characterization of an iridovirus from the cultured pig frog (Rana grylio) with lethal syndrome. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 48:27-36.
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2000

Lai, Y.-S., S. Murali, H.-Y. Ju, M.-F. Wu, I.-C. Guo, S.-C. Chen, K. Fang, and C.-Y. Chang. 2000. Two iridovirus-susceptible cell lines established from kidney and liver of grouper, Epinephelus awoara (Temminck & Schlegel), and partial characterization of grouper iridovirus. Journal of Fish Diseases 23:379.


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Kattenbelt, J. A., A. D. Hyatt, and A. R. Gould. 2000. Recovery of ranavirus dsDNA from formalin-fixed archival material. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 39:151-154.


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Hyatt, A. D., A. R. Gould, Z. Zupanovic, A. A. Cunningham, S. Hengstberger, R. J. Whittington, J. Kattenbelt, and B. E. H. Coupar. 2000. Comparative studies of piscine and amphibian iridoviruses. Archives of Virology 145:301-331.


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Zilberg, D., J. M. Grizzle, and J. A. Plumb. 2000. Preliminary description of lesions in juvenile largemouth bass injected with largemouth bass virus. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 39:143-146.
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1999

Schock, D. M. 1999. Ecological aspects of the newly identified viral pathogen regina ranavirus (RRV) in tiger salamanders (Ambystoma tigrinum diaboli) in Saskatchewan, Canada. MS


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Plumb, J. A., and D. Zilberg. 1999. The lethal dose of largemouth bass virus in juvenile largemouth bass and the comparative susceptibility of striped bass. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 11:246-252.


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Plumb, J. A., A. D. Noyes, S. Graziano, J. Wang, J. Mao, and V. G. Chinchar. 1999. Isolation and Identification of Viruses from Adult Largemouth Bass during a 1997–1998 Survey in the Southeastern United States. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 11:391-399.


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Plumb, J. A., and D. Zilberg. 1999. Survival of largemouth bass iridovirus in frozen fish. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 11:94-96.


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Whittington, R. J., L. A. Reddacliff, I. Marsh, C. Kearns, Z. Zupanovic, and R. B. Callinan. 1999. Further observations on the epidemiology and spread of epizootic haematopoietic necrosis virus (EHNV) in farmed rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss in southeastern Australia and a recommended sampling strategy for surveillance. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 35:125-130.


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Marschang, R. E., P. Becher, H. Posthaus, P. Wild, H. J. Thiel, U. Muller-Doblies, E. F. Kaleta, and L. N. Bacciarini. 1999. Isolation and characterization of an iridovirus from Hermann’s tortoises (Testudo hermanni). Archives of Virology 144:1909-1922.


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Mao, J., J. Wang, D. G. Chinchar, and V. G. Chinchar. 1999. Molecular characterization of a ranavirus isolated from largemouth bass, micropterus salmoides. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 37:107-114.


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Mao, J., D. E. Green, G. Fellers, and V. G. Chinchar. 1999. Molecular characterization of iridoviruses isolated from sympatric amphibians and fish. Virus Research 63:45-52.


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Jancovich, J. K. 1999. Ambystoma tigrinum virus: Identification, detection, transmission, characterization, and taxonomic position. Department of biology 59.


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Docherty, D., V. G. Chinchar, C. Meteyer, R. Brannian, W. Hansen, J. Wang, and J. Mao. 1999. A diagnostic evaluation of three salamander mortality events associated with an iridovirus and subsequent genomic comparison of the virus isolates obtained. 48th annual wildlife disease association conference.


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Daszak, P., L. Berger, A. A. Cunningham, A. D. Hyatt, D. E. Green, and R. Speare. 1999. Emerging infectious diseases and amphibian population declines. Emerging Infectious Diseases 5:735-748.


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Chen, Z.-, J.- Zheng, and Y.- Jiang. 1999. A new iridovirus isolated from soft-shelled turtle. Virus Research 63:147-151.


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Bollinger, T. K., J. Mao, D. Schock, R. M. Brigham, and V. G. Chinchar. 1999. Pathology, isolation, and preliminary molecular characterization of a novel iridovirus from tiger salamanders in Saskatchewan. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 35:413-429.


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Zhang, Q.-Y., Z.-Q. Li, and J.-F. Gui. 1999. Studies on morphogenesis and cellular interactions of Rana grylio virus in an infected fish cell line. Aquaculture 175:185-197.
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Alford, R. A., and S. J. Richards. 1999. Global amphibian declines: A problem in applied ecology. Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics 30:133-165.
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1998

Kanchanakhan, S. 1998. An ulcerative disease of the cultured tiger frog, Rana tigrina, in Thailand: Virological examination. Aquatic Animal Health Research Institute Newsletter 7:1-2.


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Zupanovic, Z., C. Musso, G. Lopez, C. L. Louriero, A. D. Hyatt, S. Hengstberger, and A. J. Robinson. 1998. Isolation and characterization of iridoviruses from the giant toad Bufo marinus in Venezuela. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 33:1-9.
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Ahne, W., M. Bearzotti, M. Bremont, and S. Essbauer. 1998. Comparisons of European systemic piscine and amphibian iridoviruses with epizootic haematopoietic necrosis virus and Frog Virus 3. Journal of Veterinary Medicine Series B 45:373-383.
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1997

Mao, J., R. P. Hedrick, and V. G. Chinchar. 1997. Molecular characterization, sequence analysis, and taxonomic position of newly isolated fish iridoviruses. Virology 229:212-220.


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Jancovich, J. K., E. W. Davidson, J. F. Morado, B. L. Jacobs, and J. P. Collins. 1997. Isolation of a lethal virus from the endangered tiger salamander Ambystoma tigrinum stebbinsi. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 31:161-167.


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Ariel, E. 1997. Pathology and serological aspects of Bohle iridovirus infections in six selected water-associated reptiles in North Queensland. Department of Microbiology and Immunology. PhD.


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Ariel, E., and L. Owens. 1997. Epizootic mortalities in tilapia Oreochromis mossambicus. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 29:1-6.


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Ahne, W., M. Bremont, R. P. Hedrick, A. D. Hyatt, and R. J. Whittington. 1997. Special topic review: Iridoviruses associated with epizootic haematopoietic necrosis (EHN) in aquaculture. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 13:367-373.
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1996

Whittington, R. J., C. Kearns, A. D. Hyatt, S. Hengstberger, and T. Rutzou. 1996. Spread of epizootic haematopoietic necrosis virus (EHNV) in redfin perch (Perca fluviatilis) in southern Australia. Australian Veterinary Journal 73:112-114.


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Reddacliff, L. A., and R. J. Whittington. 1996. Pathology of epizootic haematopoietic necrosis virus (EHNV) infection in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss Walbaum) and redfin perch (Perca fluviatilis L). Journal of Comparative Pathology 115:103-115.


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Cunningham, A. A., T. E. S. Langton, P. M. Bennet, J. F. Lewin, S. E. N. Drury, R. E. Gough, and S. K. MacGregor. 1996. Pathological and microbiological findings from incidents of unusual mortality of the common frog (Rana temporaria). Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London Series B-Biological Sciences 351:1539-1557.


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1995

Whittington, R. J., and G. L. Reddacliff. 1995. Influence of environmental temperature on experimental infection of redfin perch (Perca fluviatilis) and rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) with epizootic haematopoietic necrosis virus, an Australian iridovirus. Australian Veterinary Journal 72:421-424.


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Hedrick, R. P., and T. S. McDowell. 1995. Properties of iridoviruses from ornamental fish. Veterinary Research 26:423-427.


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Drury, S. E. N., R. E. Gough, and A. A. Cunningham. 1995. Isolation of an iridovirus-like agent from common frogs (Rana temporaria). Veterinary Record 137:72-73.


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Cunningham, A. A., T. E. S. Langton, P. M. Bennett, J. F. Lewin, S. E. N. Drury, R. E. Gough, and S. K. MacGregor. 1995. Investigations into unusual mortalities of the common frog (Rana temporaria) in britain. Fifth International Colloquium on the Pathology of Reptiles and Amphibians 19-27.


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Cullen, C. R., L. Owens, and R. J. Whittington. 1995. Experimental infection of Australian anurans (Limnodynastes terraereginae and Litoria latopalmata) with Bohle iridovirus. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 23:83-92.


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1994

Whittington, R. J., A. Philbey, G. L. Reddacliff, and A. R. Macgown. 1994. Epidemiology of epizootic hematopoietic necrosis virus (EHNV) infection in farmed rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum): Findings based on virus isolation, antigen capture elisa and serology. Journal of Fish Diseases 17:205-218.


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Moody, N. J. G., and L. Owens. 1994. Experimental demonstration of the pathogenicity of a frog virus, Bohle iridovirus, for a fish species, barramundi Lates calcarifer. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 18:95-102.


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1993

Whittington, R. J., and K. A. Steiner. 1993. Epizootic haematopoietic necrosis virus (EHNV): Improved ELISA for detection in fish tissues and cell cultures and an efficient method for release of antigen from tissues. Journal of Virological Methods 43:205-220.


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Hengstberger, S. G., A. D. Hyatt, R. Speare, and B. E. H. Coupar. 1993. Comparison of epizootic haematopoietic necrosis and bohle iridoviruses, recently isolated Australian iridoviruses. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 15:93-107.


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Cunningham, A. A., T. E. S. Langton, P. M. Bennet, S. E. S. Drury, R. E. Gough, and J. K. Kirkwood. 1993. Unusual mortality associated with poxvirus-like particles in frogs (Rana temporaria). Veterinary Record 133:141-142.


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1992

Speare, R., and J. R. Smith. 1992. An iridovirus-like agent isolated from the ornate burrowing frog Limnodynastes ornatus in northern Australia. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 14:51-57.


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Pozet, F., M. Morand, A. Moussa, C. Torhy, and P. De Kinkelin. 1992. Isolation and preliminary characterization of a pathogenic icosahedral deoxyribovirus from the catfish Ictalurus melas. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 14:35-42.


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Hedrick, R. P., T. S. McDowell, W. Ahne, C. Torhy, P. Kinkelin, and others. 1992. Properties of three iridovirus-like agents associated with systemic infections of fish. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 13:203-209.


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Gruia-Gray, J., M. Ringuette, and S. S. Desser. 1992. Cytoplasmic localization of the DNA virus frog erythrocytic virus. Intervirology 33:159-164.


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1991

Speare, R., W. J. Freeland, and S. J. Bolton. 1991. A possible iridovirus in erythrocytes of Bufo marinus in Costa Rica. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 27:457-462.


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Hyatt, A. D., B. T. Eaton, S. Hengstberger, and G. Russel. 1991. Epizootic haematopoietic necrosis virus: Detection by elisa, immunohistochemistry and immunoelectronmicroscopy. Journal of Fish Diseases 14:605-617.


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Fijan, N., Z. Matasin, Z. Petrinec, I. Valpotic, and L. O. Zwillenberg. 1991. Isolation of an iridovirus-like agent from green frogs (Rana esculenta l.). Veterinarski Arhiv 61:151-158.


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Eaton, B. T., A. D. Hyatt, and S. Hengstberger. 1991. Epizootic haematopoietic necrosis virus: Purification and classification. Journal of Fish Diseases 14:157-169.


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1989

Langdon, J. S. 1989. Experimental transmission and pathogenicity of epizootic haematopoietic necrosis virus (EHNV) in redfin perch, Perca fluviatilis L., and 11 other teleosts. Journal of Fish Diseases 12:295-310.


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Gruia-Gray, J., M. Petric, and S. Desser. 1989. Ultrastructural, biochemical, and biophysical properties of an erythrocytic virus of frogs from Ontario, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 25:497-506.


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Gruia-Gray, J., M. Petric, and S. S. Desser. 1989. Ultrastructural, biochemical, and biological properties of an erythrocytic virus of frogs from Ontario, Canada. Pages 69-78 in Ahne, W., and E. Kurstak, editors. Viruses of Lower Vertebrates. Springer-Verlag, New York, New York, USA.


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Ahne, W., H. J. Schlotfeldt, and I. Thomsen. 1989. Fish viruses: isolation of an icosahedral cytoplasmic deoxyribovirus from sheatfish (Silurus glanis). Journal of Veterinary Medicine, Series B 36:333-336.
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1988

Langdon, J. S., J. D. Humphrey, and L. M. Williams. 1988. Outbreaks of an EHNV-like iridovirus in cultured rainbow trout, Salmo gairdneri Richardson, in Australia. Journal of Fish Diseases 11:93-96.


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1987

Langdon, J. S., and J. D. Humphrey. 1987. Epizootic haematopoietic necrosis, a new viral disease in redfin perch, Perca fluviatilis L., in Australia. Journal of Fish Diseases 10:289-297.


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1986

Langdon, J. S., J. D. Humphrey, L. M. Williams, A. D. Hyatt, and H. A. Westbury. 1986. First virus isolation from Australian fish: An iridovirus-like pathogen from redfin perch, Perca fluviatilis L. Journal of Fish Diseases 9:263-268.


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1984

Desser, S. S., and J. R. Barta. 1984. An intraerythrocytic virus and ricksettsia of frogs from Algonquin Park, Ontario. Canadian Journal of Zoology 62:1521-1524.


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Chinchar, V. G., D. W. Metzger, A. Granoff, and R. Goorha. 1984. Localization of Frog Virus 3 proteins using monoclonal antibodies. Virology 137:211-216.


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1969

Granoff, A. 1969. Viruses of Amphibia. Pages 107-137 editors. Current topics in microbiology and immunology. Springer-Verlag, New York, New York, USA.


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Clark, H. F., C. Gray, F. Fabian, R. Zeigel, and D. T. Karzon. 1969. Comparative studies of amphibian cytoplasmic virus strains isolated from the leopard frog, bullfrog, and newt. Pages 310-326 in Mizell, M., editors. Biology of Amphibian Tumors. Springer-Verlag, New York, New York, USA.


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Wolf, K., G. L. Bullock, C. E. Dunbar, and M. C. Quimby. 1969. Tadpole edema virus: Pathogenesis and growth studies and additional sites of virus infected bullfrog tadpoles. Pages 327-336 in Mizell, M., editors. Biology of Amphibian Tumors. Springer-Verlag, New York, New York, USA.
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1968

Tweedell, K., and A. Granoff. 1968. Viruses and renal carcinoma of Rana pipiens V. Effect of Frog Virus 3 on developing frog embryos and larvae. Journal of National Cancer Institute 40:407-410.


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Clark, H. F., J. C. Brennan, R. F. Zeigel, and D. T. Karzon. 1968. Isolation and characterization of viruses from the kidneys of Rana pipiens with renal adenocarcinoma before and after passage in the red eft (Triturus viridescens). Journal of Virology 2:629-640.


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Came, P. E., G. Geering, L. J. Old, and E. A. Boyse. 1968. A serological study of polyhedral cytoplasmic viruses isolated from amphibia. Virology 36:392-400.


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Wolf, K., G. L. Bullock, C. E. Dunbar, and M. C. Quimby. 1968. Tadpole edema virus: A viscerotropic pathogen for anuran amphibians. Journal of Infectious Diseases 118:253-262.
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1966

Granoff, A., P. E. Came, and D. C. Breeze. 1966. Viruses and renal carcinoma of Rana pipiens I. The isolation and properties of virus from normal and tumor tissue. Virology 29:133-148.


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1965

Rafferty, K. A. J. 1965. The cultivation of inclusion-associated viruses from Lucke tumor frogs. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 126:3-21.


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Granoff, A., P. E. Came, and K. A. Rafferty. 1965. The isolation and properties of viruses from Rana pipiens: Their possible relationship to the renal adenocarcinoma of the leopard frog. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 126:237-255.


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