primate t lymphotropic virus 3

Summary

Summary: A species of DELTARETROVIRUS comprising one strain: Simian T-lymphotropic virus 3.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Complete sequence of a novel highly divergent simian T-cell lymphotropic virus from wild-caught red-capped mangabeys (Cercocebus torquatus) from Cameroon: a new primate T-lymphotropic virus type 3 subtype
    Laurent Meertens
    Unité d Epidémiologie et Physiopathologie des Virus Oncogènes, Departement du SIDA et des Retrovirus, Institut Pasteur, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Virol 76:259-68. 2002
  2. ncbi Identification and molecular characterization of new STLV-1 and STLV-3 strains in wild-caught nonhuman primates in Cameroon
    Florian Liegeois
    UMR 145, Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement IRD and University of Montpellier 1, Montpellier, France
    Virology 371:405-17. 2008
  3. pmc Ancient origin and molecular features of the novel human T-lymphotropic virus type 3 revealed by complete genome analysis
    William M Switzer
    Laboratory Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS G 45, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Virol 80:7427-38. 2006
  4. ncbi The tax protein from the primate T-cell lymphotropic virus type 3 is expressed in vivo and is functionally related to HTLV-1 Tax rather than HTLV-2 Tax
    S A Chevalier
    Unité d Epidémiologie et Physiopathologie des Virus Oncogènes, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    Oncogene 25:4470-82. 2006
  5. pmc Discovery of a new human T-cell lymphotropic virus (HTLV-3) in Central Africa
    Sara Calattini
    Unité d Epidémiologie et Physiopathologie des Virus Oncogènes, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Dr Roux, 75015 Paris, France
    Retrovirology 2:30. 2005
  6. pmc Simian T-cell leukemia virus (STLV) infection in wild primate populations in Cameroon: evidence for dual STLV type 1 and type 3 infection in agile mangabeys (Cercocebus agilis)
    Valerie Courgnaud
    UR36, IRD, and University of Montpellier I, Montpellier, France
    J Virol 78:4700-9. 2004
  7. ncbi Identification in gelada baboons (Theropithecus gelada) of a distinct simian T-cell lymphotropic virus type 3 with a broad range of Western blot reactivity
    Sonia Van Dooren
    Rega Institute for Medical Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Gen Virol 85:507-19. 2004
  8. ncbi A novel, divergent simian T-cell lymphotropic virus type 3 in a wild-caught red-capped mangabey (Cercocebus torquatus torquatus) from Nigeria
    L Meertens
    , , Batiment Lwoff, Institut Pasteur, 25 28 Rue du Dr Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Gen Virol 84:2723-7. 2003
  9. pmc Divergent simian T-cell lymphotropic virus type 3 (STLV-3) in wild-caught Papio hamadryas papio from Senegal: widespread distribution of STLV-3 in Africa
    Laurent Meertens
    , , Institut Pasteur, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Virol 77:782-9. 2003
  10. pmc Construction and characterization of a full-length infectious simian T-cell lymphotropic virus type 3 molecular clone
    Sébastien Alain Chevalier
    Unité d Epidémiologie et Physiopathologie des Virus Oncogènes, CNRS URA 3015, Departement de Virologie, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Virol 81:6276-85. 2007

Scientific Experts

  • William M Switzer
  • Toshiyuki Shoji
  • Sara Calattini
  • Sébastien Alain Chevalier
  • Antoine Gessain
  • Eitel Mpoudi-Ngole
  • Walid Heneine
  • Florian Liegeois
  • Laurent Meertens
  • Renaud Mahieux
  • L Meertens
  • Sonia Van Dooren
  • Guillaume Besson
  • David M Sintasath
  • Marie Christine Prevost
  • Adeline Mallet
  • Martine Peeters
  • Severin Loul
  • S A Chevalier
  • Eric Delaporte
  • A Gessain
  • Valerie Courgnaud
  • Nathan D Wolfe
  • Jean K Carr
  • Thomas M Folks
  • Joseph Le Doux-Diffo
  • Mirdad Kazanji
  • Albert D Garcia
  • Matthew LeBreton
  • Ubald Tamoufe
  • Donald S Burke
  • Hongwei Jia
  • Nga Ling Ko
  • John N Brady
  • Benedicte Lafay
  • Sabrina Locatelli
  • Kylene Kehn
  • Fatah Kashanchi
  • Marine Walic
  • H Park
  • F Kashanchi
  • C Pise-Masison
  • A A Alhaj
  • J N Brady
  • M Zhou
  • R Mahieux
  • Xavier Pourrut
  • Vedapuri Shanmugam
  • Bharat Parekh
  • Annemieke Vandamme
  • Anne Mieke Vandamme
  • Bernadette Abela
  • Vinod Bhullar
  • B E Beer
  • Z Tooze
  • V Shanmugam
  • W Heneine
  • Philippe Mauclere
  • John Lewis

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Complete sequence of a novel highly divergent simian T-cell lymphotropic virus from wild-caught red-capped mangabeys (Cercocebus torquatus) from Cameroon: a new primate T-lymphotropic virus type 3 subtype
    Laurent Meertens
    Unité d Epidémiologie et Physiopathologie des Virus Oncogènes, Departement du SIDA et des Retrovirus, Institut Pasteur, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Virol 76:259-68. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi Identification and molecular characterization of new STLV-1 and STLV-3 strains in wild-caught nonhuman primates in Cameroon
    Florian Liegeois
    UMR 145, Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement IRD and University of Montpellier 1, Montpellier, France
    Virology 371:405-17. 2008
    ..cephus. Finally, we identify relative divergence levels in the tax/rex phylogeny suggesting that additional types of PTLV should be defined, particularly for the highly divergent STLV-1(MarB43) strain that we provisionally name STLV-5...
  3. pmc Ancient origin and molecular features of the novel human T-lymphotropic virus type 3 revealed by complete genome analysis
    William M Switzer
    Laboratory Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS G 45, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Virol 80:7427-38. 2006
    ..The ancient origin of HTLV-3, the broad distribution of STLV-3 in Africa, and the propensity of STLVs to cross species into humans all suggest that HTLV-3 may be prevalent and support the need for expanded surveillance for this virus...
  4. ncbi The tax protein from the primate T-cell lymphotropic virus type 3 is expressed in vivo and is functionally related to HTLV-1 Tax rather than HTLV-2 Tax
    S A Chevalier
    Unité d Epidémiologie et Physiopathologie des Virus Oncogènes, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    Oncogene 25:4470-82. 2006
    ..This suggests the possible occurrence of lymphoproliferative disorders among HTLV-3-infected populations...
  5. pmc Discovery of a new human T-cell lymphotropic virus (HTLV-3) in Central Africa
    Sara Calattini
    Unité d Epidémiologie et Physiopathologie des Virus Oncogènes, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Dr Roux, 75015 Paris, France
    Retrovirology 2:30. 2005
    ....
  6. pmc Simian T-cell leukemia virus (STLV) infection in wild primate populations in Cameroon: evidence for dual STLV type 1 and type 3 infection in agile mangabeys (Cercocebus agilis)
    Valerie Courgnaud
    UR36, IRD, and University of Montpellier I, Montpellier, France
    J Virol 78:4700-9. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi Identification in gelada baboons (Theropithecus gelada) of a distinct simian T-cell lymphotropic virus type 3 with a broad range of Western blot reactivity
    Sonia Van Dooren
    Rega Institute for Medical Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Gen Virol 85:507-19. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi A novel, divergent simian T-cell lymphotropic virus type 3 in a wild-caught red-capped mangabey (Cercocebus torquatus torquatus) from Nigeria
    L Meertens
    , , Batiment Lwoff, Institut Pasteur, 25 28 Rue du Dr Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Gen Virol 84:2723-7. 2003
    ....
  9. pmc Divergent simian T-cell lymphotropic virus type 3 (STLV-3) in wild-caught Papio hamadryas papio from Senegal: widespread distribution of STLV-3 in Africa
    Laurent Meertens
    , , Institut Pasteur, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Virol 77:782-9. 2003
    ....
  10. pmc Construction and characterization of a full-length infectious simian T-cell lymphotropic virus type 3 molecular clone
    Sébastien Alain Chevalier
    Unité d Epidémiologie et Physiopathologie des Virus Oncogènes, CNRS URA 3015, Departement de Virologie, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Virol 81:6276-85. 2007
    ..This clone will give us a unique opportunity to study in vitro the different pX transcripts and the putative presence of antisense transcripts and to evaluate the PTLV-3 pathogenicity in vivo...
  11. pmc Construction and characterization of a human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 3 infectious molecular clone
    Sébastien Alain Chevalier
    Unité d Epidémiologie et Physiopathologie des Virus Oncogènes, CNRS URA 3015, Departement de Virologie, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Dr Roux, 75015 Paris, France
    J Virol 82:6747-52. 2008
    ..Viral particles are visible by electron microscopy. These particles are infectious, as demonstrated by infection experiments with purified virions...
  12. pmc Simian T-lymphotropic virus diversity among nonhuman primates, Cameroon
    David M Sintasath
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:175-84. 2009
    ..Broad screening using this relatively easy collection strategy has potential for large-scale monitoring of retrovirus cross-species transmission among highly exposed human populations...
  13. pmc One-step, multiplex, real-time PCR assay with molecular beacon probes for simultaneous detection, differentiation, and quantification of human T-cell leukemia virus types 1, 2, and 3
    Guillaume Besson
    Unité de Rétrovirologie, Centre International de Recherches Medicales de Franceville, Franceville, Gabon
    J Clin Microbiol 47:1129-35. 2009
    ..Our new method also could be used for epidemiological studies in Africa and in countries where HTLVs and STLVs are endemic...
  14. pmc Identification of a novel motif responsible for the distinctive transforming activity of human T-cell leukemia virus (HTLV) type 1 Tax1 protein from HTLV-2 Tax2
    Toshiyuki Shoji
    Division of Virology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, 1 757 Asahimachi dori, Niigata 951 8510, Japan
    Retrovirology 6:83. 2009
    ..This distinction was mediated by at least two Tax1 specific functions, an interaction with host cellular factors through the PDZ domain binding motif (PBM) and the activation of NF-kappa B2 (NF-kappa B2)/p100...