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What does hMPV stand for?

hMPV stands for Human Metapneumovirus

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This edition includes material on several recently described viruses, including human metapneumovirus, West Nile virus, bocaviruses, and newer influenza viruses and adenoviruses, plus a broadened focus on papillomaviruses and polyomaviruses.
In addition to the RSV/PIV-3 vaccine candidate to be used in this study, MedImmune researchers are working through a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), to develop live, attenuated intranasal vaccines designed to reduce the consequences of disease caused by RSV; PIV types 1, 2 and 3; and human metapneumovirus (hMPV).
To further validate the specificity of this assay, NPA samples from healthy individuals (n = 11) and patients suffering from adenovirus (n = 11), respiratory syncytial virus (n = 11), human metapneumovirus (n = 11), influenza A virus (n = 13), or influenza B virus (n = 1) infection were recruited as negative controls.
The FilmArray RP is a user-friendly multiplex PCR assay designed for the detection and differentiation of a panel of respiratory viruses and bacteria including: adenovirus, bocavirus, corona viruses, human metapneumovirus, influenza A and B viruses, parainfluenza viruses, rhino/entero viruses, respiratory syncytial virus, Bordetella pertussis, and Mycoplasma pneumoniae.