Reagents, Serology, Virus, Cache Valley, Antibody
Definition : Serology reagents intended to detect antibodies to Cache Valley virus, a pathogenic class of viruses that replicates in blood-feeding arthropods (i.e., an arbovirus), that belongs to the genus Bunyavirus, family Bunyaviridae. This virus may cause congenital defects of the central nervous system (e.g., neural tube defects) and, rarely, encephalitis. The virus is usually transmitted to humans by mosquitoes.
UMDC code : 22361