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ALLMedicine™ Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome Center

Research & Reviews  121 results

Viral Pneumonias.
Radiologic Clinics of North America; Febbo J, Revels J et. al.

May 10th, 2022 - Viral pneumonia is usually community acquired and caused by influenza, parainfluenza, respiratory syncytial virus, human metapneumovirus, and adenovirus. Many of these infections are airway centric and chest imaging demonstrates bronchiolitis and ...

Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome in a COVID-19 Patient, Argentina, 2020.
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Coelho RM, Periolo N et. al.

Feb 25th, 2022 - We describe a patient in Argentina with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 infection and hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS). Although both coronavirus disease and HPS can be fatal when not diagnosed and treated promptly, HPS is much ...

Global Comprehensive Outlook of Hantavirus Contagion on Humans: A Review.
Infectious Disorders Drug Targets; Ashique S, Sandhu NK et. al.

Jan 7th, 2022 - Hantaviruses are rodent viruses that have been identified as etiologic agents of 2 diseases of humans: hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome (HFRS) and nephropathiaepidemica (NE) in the Old World and Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) in the New ...

Delayed viral clearance despite high number of activated T cells during the acute phase...
EBioMedicine Iglesias AA, Períolo N et. al.

Jan 6th, 2022 - The hallmarks of HPS are increase of vascular permeability and endothelial dysfunction. Although an exacerbated immune response is thought to be implicated in pathogenesis, clear evidence is still elusive. As orthohantaviruses are not cytopathic C...

Emerging hantaviruses in Central Argentina: First case of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome...
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Bellomo C, Alonso DO et. al.

Nov 18th, 2021 - Orthohantaviruses are emerging rodent-borne pathogens that cause Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome in humans. They have a wide range of rodent reservoir hosts and are transmitted to humans through aerosolized viral particles generated by the excretion...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Andes Virus DNA Vaccine for the Prevention of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome Using the PharmaJet Stratis(R) Needle-Free Injection Delivery Device

Oct 14th, 2021 - This is a Phase 1, randomized, placebo controlled, double-blind, dose escalation trial of 48 males and non-pregnant females, 18-49 years old, inclusive, who are in good health and meet all eligibility criteria. This trial is designed to assess the...

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News  14 results


Photograph of deer mouse, Peromyscus maniculatus, the major carrier of Sin Nombre virus, which is one of the hantaviruses that causes hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) in humans.

Outbreak of hantavirus infections kills three in Washington state

Jul 7th, 2017 - (Reuters) - Five people have been stricken with the rare, rodent-borne hantavirus illness in Washington state since February, three of whom have died, in the state’s worst outbreak of the disease in at least 18 years, public health officials repor...

Yosemite extends hantavirus warning; 9th infection confirmed

Sep 13th, 2012 - SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yosemite National Park expanded a warning about the deadly hantavirus to 230,000 more recent visitors and confirmed on Thursday that a ninth person had contracted the virus, which has already killed three people. In this ...

Yosemite extends hantavirus warning; death toll rises

Sep 7th, 2012 - SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yosemite National Park doubled the scope of its hantavirus warning on Thursday to some 22,000 visitors who may have been exposed to the deadly mouse-borne disease as the number of confirmed cases grew to eight and a third...

Yosemite extends hantavirus warning; death toll rises

Sep 6th, 2012 - SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yosemite National Park broadened the scope of its health alert on the deadly mouse-borne hantavirus on Thursday as the death toll rose to three, warning roughly 12,000 additional visitors to a more remote area of the park...

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