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By Ellen Buschman, Emil Skamene (auth.), Pierre J. Talbot, Gary A. Levy (eds.)

Corona- and comparable viruses are vital human and animal pathogens that still function types for different viral-mediated illnesses. curiosity in those pathogens has grown significantly because the First foreign Symposium used to be held on the Institute of Virology and Immunobiology of the college of Wiirzburg, Germany. The 6th overseas Symposium was once held in Quebec urban from August 27 to September I, 1994, and supplied extra realizing of the molecular biology, immunology, and pathogenesis of corona-, toro-, and arterivirus infections. Lectures got at the molecular biology, pathogenesis, immune responses, and improvement of vaccines. stories at the pathogenesis of coronavirus infections were centred frequently on murine coronavirus, and mouse hepatitis virus. Neurotropic lines ofMHV (e.g., JHM, A59) reason a demyelinating disorder that has served as an animal version for human a number of sclerosis. Dr. Samuel Dales, of the college of Western Ontario, London, Canada, gave a cutting-edge lecture on our present lower than­ status of the pathogenesis of JHM-induced disease.

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A' • . ';a Figure 3, Coronavirus antigen and RNA in the hippocampus of lHMV-infected rats. (A) Immunohistochemical detection of N protein in the hippocampus of a lHMV-infected rat. Arrow points to an N+ neuron within Ammons's hom. Other N+ cells are likely glia. (B) Coronavirus RNA in the hippocampus detected by in situ hybridization using a lHMV-specific [35S} cDNA probe. Arrows point to two positive neurons. (Ref. 16). ' :. I . , . ', ,. '. ~. ; /~ ' ..... ': , • . ered by computer sequence matching between N and the microtubule-binding domain of the microtubule associated protein tau IS, illustrated in Figure 4.

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Levy Plenum Press, New York, 1995 23 24 S. R. Compton and S. 4. The molecular basis of MHV pathogenesis has been studied extensively for respiratory MHV strains such as MHV-4/JHM and MHV-A59. Although the molecular mechanisms of tissue tropism are still not clear, several studies have shown an important role for the MHV S protein in virulence and tissue tropism 2. The S glycoprotein is synthesized as an 170-200 kD glycoprotein which is cleaved by trypsin-like host proteases into two 90 kD subunits.

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