1921
Volume 94, Issue 1
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645

Abstract

Abstract

In South America, the presence of the RNA virus type 1 (LRV1) was described in and strains. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence distribution of LRV1 in isolates in French Guiana given that, in this French overseas department, most infections are due to these parasite species. The presence of the virus was observed in 74% of spp. isolates, with a highest presence in the internal areas of the country.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.15-0419
2016-01-06
2017-11-19
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

/deliver/fulltext/14761645/94/1/102.html?itemId=/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.15-0419&mimeType=html&fmt=ahah

References

  1. Miller JH, Schwartzwelter JC, , 1960. Virus-like particles in an Entamoeba histolytica trophozoite. J Parasitol 46: 523524.[Crossref]
  2. Molyneux DH, , 1974. Virus-like particles in Leishmania parasites. Nature 249: 588589.[Crossref]
  3. Diamond LS, Mattern CF, , 1976. Protozoal viruses. Adv Virus Res 20: 87112.[Crossref]
  4. Wang AL, Wang CC, , 1986. Discovery of a specific double-stranded RNA virus in Giardia lamblia . Mol Biochem Parasitol 21: 269276.[Crossref]
  5. Wang AL, Wang CC, , 1986. The double-stranded RNA in Trichomonas vaginalis may originate from virus-like particles. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 83: 79567960.[Crossref]
  6. Tipper DJ, Bostian KA, , 1984. Double-stranded ribonucleic acid killer systems in yeasts. Microbiol Rev 48: 125156.
  7. Tarr PI, Aline RF, Jr Smiley BL, Scholler J, Keithly J, Stuart K, , 1988. LR1: a candidate RNA virus of Leishmania . Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 85: 95729575.[Crossref]
  8. Cadd TL, Keenan MC, Patterson JL, , 1993. Detection of Leishmania RNA virus 1 proteins. J Virol 67: 56475650.
  9. Zangger H, Hailu A, Desponds C, Lye LF, Akopyants NS, Dobson DE, Ronet C, Ghalib H, Beverley SM, Fasel N, , 2014. Leishmania aethiopica field isolates bearing an endosymbiontic dsRNA virus induce pro-inflammatory cytokine response. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8: e2836.[Crossref]
  10. Guilbride L, Myler PJ, Stuart K, , 1992. Distribution and sequence divergence of LRV1 viruses among different Leishmania species. Mol Biochem Parasitol 54: 101104.[Crossref]
  11. Widmer G, Dooley S, , 1995. Phylogenetic analysis of Leishmania RNA virus and Leishmania suggests ancient virus-parasite association. Nucleic Acids Res 23: 23002304.[Crossref]
  12. Stuart KD, Weeks R, Guilbride L, Myler PJ, , 1992. Molecular organization of Leishmania RNA virus 1. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 89: 85968600.[Crossref]
  13. Scheffter SM, Ro YT, Chung IK, Patterson JL, , 1995. The complete sequence of Leishmania RNA virus LRV2-1, a virus of an old world parasite strain. Virology 212: 8490.[Crossref]
  14. Scheffter S, Widmer G, Patterson JL, , 1994. Complete sequence of Leishmania RNA virus 1–4 and identification of conserved sequences. Virology 199: 479483.[Crossref]
  15. Rotureau B, Ravel C, Nacher M, Couppié P, Curtet I, Dedet JP, Carme B, , 2006. Molecular epidemiology of Leishmania (Viannia) guyanensis in French Guiana. J Clin Microbiol 44: 468473.[Crossref]
  16. Simon S, Veron V, Carme B, , 2010. Leishmania spp. identification by polymerase chain reaction–restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis and its applications in French Guiana. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 66: 175180.[Crossref]
  17. Ives A, Ronet C, Prevel F, Ruzzante G, Fuertes-Marraco S, Schutz F, Zangger H, Revaz-Breton M, Lye L, Hickerson SM, Beverley SM, Acha-Orbea H, Launois P, Fasel N, Masina S, , 2011. Leishmania RNA virus controls the severity of mucocutaneous leishmaniasis. Science 331: 775778.[Crossref]
  18. Salinas G, Zamora M, Stuart K, Saravia N, , 1996. Leishmania RNA viruses in Leishmania of the Viannia subgenus. Am J Trop Med Hyg 54: 425429.
  19. Saiz M, Llanos-Cuentas A, Echevarria J, Roncal N, Cruz M, Muniz MT, Lucas C, Wirth DF, Scheffter S, Magill AJ, Patterson JL, , 1998. Short report: detection of Leishmania virus in human biopsy samples of leishmaniasis from Peru. Am J Trop Med Hyg 58: 192194.
  20. Ogg MM, Carrion R, Jr Botelho AC, Mayrink W, Correa-Oliveira R, Patterson JL, , 2003. Short report: quantification of Leishmania virus RNA in clinical samples and its possible role in pathogenesis. Am J Trop Med Hyg 69: 309313.
  21. Bourreau E, Ginouves M, Prévot G, Hartley M, Gangneux J, Robert-Gangneux F, Dufour J, Marie DS, Bertolotti A, Pratlong F, Martin R, Schütz F, Couppié P, Fasel N, Ronet C, , 2015. Leishmania RNA virus presence in L. guyanensis parasites increases the risk of first-line treatment failure and symptomatic relapse. J Infect Dis. [epub ahead of print].
  22. Pereira L de O, Maretti-Mira AC, Rodrigues KM, Lima RB, Oliveira-Neto MP, Cupolillo E, Pirmez C, de Oliveira MP, , 2013. Severity of tegumentary leishmaniasis is not exclusively associated with Leishmania RNA virus 1 infection in Brazil. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 108: 665667.[Crossref]
  23. Rotureau B, Gaborit P, Issaly J, Carinci R, Fouque F, Carme B, , 2006. Diversity and ecology of sand flies (Diptera: Psychodidae: Phlebotominae) in coastal French Guiana. Am J Trop Med Hyg 75: 6269.
  24. Fouque F, Gaborit P, Issaly J, Carinci R, Gantier JC, Ravel C, Dedet JP, , 2007. Phlebotomine sand flies (Diptera: Psychodidae) associated with changing patterns in the transmission of the human cutaneous leishmaniasis in French Guiana. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 102: 3540.[Crossref]
  25. Croft SL, Molyneux DH, , 1979. Studies on the ultrastructure, virus-like particles and infectivity of Leishmania hertigi . Ann Trop Med Parasitol 73: 213226.[Crossref]
  26. Ronet C, Beverley SM, Fasel N, , 2011. Muco-cutaneous leishmaniasis in the new world: the ultimate subversion. Virulence 2: 547552.[Crossref]
  27. Ives A, Masina S, Castiglioni P, Prevel F, Revaz-Breton M, Hartley MA, Launois P, Fasel N, Ronet C, , 2014. MyD88 and TLR9 dependent immune responses mediate resistance to Leishmania guyanensis infections, irrespective of Leishmania RNA virus burden. PLoS One 9: e96766.[Crossref]
http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.15-0419
Loading
/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.15-0419
Loading

Data & Media loading...

  • Received : 05 Jun 2015
  • Accepted : 20 Sep 2015

Most Cited This Month

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error