But it is yet to determine the nature and behavior of the virus because there are different viruses belonging to the paramyxoviridae
family, Yeoh said.
Researchers in Hong Kong have identified a member of the paramyxoviridae
family, including paramyxovirus, as causing the recent SARS outbreak.
Both Nipah and Hendra are members of the virus family Paramyxoviridae
Both Hendra and Nipah viruses, members of the family Paramyxoviridae
, have been linked to fruit bats in southeast Asia and Australia.
Members of the Paramyxoviridae
family are enveloped negative-sense RNA viruses, further classified into either the Pneumovirinae or Paramyxovirinae subfamily (1).
NDV, also known as avian paramyxovirus (1) (APMV-1), classified in Avulavirus genus of the Paramyxoviridae
Flying foxes, horses and humans: a zoonosis caused by a new member of the Paramyxoviridae
Doctors in Hong Kong have identified that the killer virus is a member of the paramyxoviridae