Kamiti River virus



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  1. Crabtree M, Sang R, Stollar V, Dunster L, Miller B. Genetic and phenotypic characterization of the newly described insect flavivirus, Kamiti River virus. Arch Virol. 2003;148:1095-118 pubmed publisher
    ..57], Arch Virol 2003, in press) the isolation and identification of a new flavivirus, Kamiti River virus (KRV), from Ae...
  2. Blitvich B, Firth A. Insect-specific flaviviruses: a systematic review of their discovery, host range, mode of transmission, superinfection exclusion potential and genomic organization. Viruses. 2015;7:1927-59 pubmed publisher
    ..The first group currently consists of approximately 12 viruses and includes cell fusing agent virus, Kamiti River virus and Culex flavivirus. These viruses are phylogenetically distinct from all other known flaviviruses...
  3. Calisher C, Higgs S. The Discovery of Arthropod-Specific Viruses in Hematophagous Arthropods: An Open Door to Understanding the Mechanisms of Arbovirus and Arthropod Evolution?. Annu Rev Entomol. 2018;63:87-103 pubmed publisher
    ..Then came the report of Kamiti River virus from Ae...
  4. Firth A, Blitvich B, Wills N, Miller C, Atkins J. Evidence for ribosomal frameshifting and a novel overlapping gene in the genomes of insect-specific flaviviruses. Virology. 2010;399:153-166 pubmed publisher
    ..Cell fusing agent virus, Kamiti River virus, Culex flavivirus and several recently discovered flaviviruses have no known vertebrate host and apparently ..
  5. Tree M, McKellar D, Kieft K, Watson A, Ryman K, Conway M. Insect-specific flavivirus infection is restricted by innate immunity in the vertebrate host. Virology. 2016;497:81-91 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we determined that Kamiti River virus (KRV) infection was inhibited by innate immunity pathways in vertebrate cells...