Caprine arthritis encephalitis virus

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Caprine arthritis encephalitis virus
Virus classification
Group: Group VI (ssRNA-RT)
Order: Unassigned
Family: Retroviridae
Subfamily: Orthoretrovirinae
Genus: Lentivirus
Species: Caprine arthritis encephalitis virus

Caprine arthritis encephalitis virus (CAEV) is a retrovirus that infects goats.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tesoro-Cruz E, Hernández-González R, Kretschmer-Schmid R, Aguilar-Setién A (2003). "Cross-reactivity between caprine arthritis-encephalitis virus and type 1 human immunodeficiency virus". Arch. Med. Res. 34 (5): 362–6. doi:10.1016/j.arcmed.2003.08.001. PMID 14602501.