Thursday, 28 January 2016

Human metapneumovirus (HMPV) in adults....

Just a random quick and dirty list of some publications in the human metapneumovirus (hMPV) space...

HMPV is just one of a spectrum of human respiratory viruses than can cause a spectrum of illness in a spectrum of age groups across a spectrum of time...and reinfect you later.
  1. Longitudinal course of human metapneumovirus antibody titers and reinfection in healthy adults.
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20981798
  2. Viral etiology of community-acquired pneumonia among adolescents and adults with mild or moderate severity and its relation to age and severity
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25812108
  3. Etiology and clinical outcomes of acute respiratory virus infection in hospitalized adults.
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25024868
  4. Outbreak of Human Metapneumovirus Infection in a Severe Motor-and-Intellectual Disabilities Ward in Japan
    http://www.medsci.cn/Sci/show_paper.asp?id=6ded8759301
  5. An outbreak of human metapneumovirus in a rehabilitation center for alcoholics in Tampere, Finland.
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25761612
  6. An outbreak of severe respiratory tract infection due to human metapneumovirus in a long-term care facility
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17407031
  7. An outbreak of severe respiratory tract infection due to human metapneumovirus in a long-term care facility for the elderly in Oregon.
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22078146
  8. Ten years of human metapneumovirus research.
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22074934
  9. Longitudinal course of human metapneumovirus antibody titers and reinfection in healthy adults.
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20981798