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Paramyxoviruses of Animals

Virology

Specific Viruses and Viral Infections

  1. Paul A. Rota PhD1,
  2. Thomas Barrett PhD2

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0244

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Rota, P. A. and Barrett, T. 2010. Paramyxoviruses of Animals. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Herpesvirus Team, Atlanta, GA, USA

  2. 2

    Institue for Animal Health, Pirbright Laboratory, Pirbright, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Morbilliviruses
  • 2
    Avulaviruses (Newcastle Disease Virus)
  • 3
    Henipaviruses
  • 4
    Rubulaviruses
  • 5
    Unassigned Paramyxoviruses

Keywords:

  • paramyxoviruses of animals;
  • morbilliviruses;
  • rinderpest-cattle plague;
  • epizootiology;
  • contagious caprine pleuropneumonia (CCPP);
  • peste des petits ruminants (PPR)-disease of sheep and goats;
  • canine distemper virus-infecting carnivores, dog, mink and ferret;
  • phocine distemper virus