Research Funding

  • August 12, 2016 - July 31, 2021 - Viral etiology of idiopathic chronic diarrhea in rhesus macaques , Principal Investigator . Sponsor: NIH, Sponsor Award ID: R01AI123376
  • January 1, 2011 - December 31, 2016 - Metagenomic detection of emerging viruses in the blood supply , Principal Investigator . Sponsor: NIH, Sponsor Award ID: R01HL105770
  • June 1, 1975 - April 30, 2015 - California National Primate Research Center , Co-Investigator . Sponsor: NIH, Sponsor Award ID: P51RR000169
  • April 1, 2007 - March 31, 2012 - Metagenomic analysis of the human virome , Principal Investigator . Sponsor: NIH, Sponsor Award ID: R01HL083254


University of Newcastle, England, B.Sc., 1980, Biochemistry & Genetics
University of Geneva, Switzerland, M.Sc., 1982, Molecular Biology
University of Wisconsin at Madison, Ph.D., 1990, Oncology

Selected Publications

  1. do Socorro F?ro Ramos E, Bahia SL, de Oliveira Ribeiro G, Villanova F, de P?dua Milagres FA, Brustulin R, Pandey RP, Deng X, Delwart E, da Costa AC, Leal ?. Characterization of Phietavirus Henu 2 in the virome of individuals with acute gastroenteritis. Virus Genes. 2023 Apr 01.  View on PubMed
  2. Ramos EDSF, Abreu WU, Rodrigues LRR, Marinho LF, Morais VDS, Villanova F, Pandey RP, Ara?jo ELL, Deng X, Delwart E, da Costa AC, Leal E. Novel Chaphamaparvovirus in Insectivorous Molossus molossus Bats, from the Brazilian Amazon Region. Viruses. 2023 02 22; 15(3).  View on PubMed
  3. Yang S, Mao Q, Wang Y, He J, Yang J, Chen X, Xiao Y, He Y, Zhao M, Lu J, Yang Z, Dai Z, Liu Q, Yao Y, Lu X, Li H, Zhou R, Zeng J, Li W, Zhou C, Wang X, Shen Q, Xu H, Deng X, Delwart E, Shan T, Zhang W. Expanding known viral diversity in plants: virome of 161 species alongside an ancient canal. Environ Microbiome. 2022 Nov 27; 17(1):58.  View on PubMed
  4. Leal É, Ribeiro ESD', Monteiro FJC, Marques JP, Dos Santos Mendes D, Morais VS, Araújo ELL, Pandey RP, Chang CM, Deng X, Delwart E, da Costa AC, Lima K. Aedes aegypti Totivirus identified in mosquitoes in the Brazilian Amazon region. Virus Genes. 2022 Nov 17.  View on PubMed
  5. Sanz Duro RL, Marinho RDSS, Santana VL, Monti EMM, Onias H, Matsuda EM, Diaz RS, Isidoro KR, Delwart E, Leal É, Komninakis SV. Detection of human feces pecovirus in newly diagnosed HIV patients in Brazil. PLoS One. 2022; 17(9):e0272067.  View on PubMed
  6. Villanova F, Milagres FAP, Brustulin R, Araújo ELL, Pandey RP, Raj VS, Deng X, Delwart E, Luchs A, Costa ACD, Leal É. A New Circular Single-Stranded DNA Virus Related with Howler Monkey Associated Porprismacovirus 1 Detected in Children with Acute Gastroenteritis. Viruses. 2022 07 04; 14(7).  View on PubMed
  7. de Oliveira Ribeiro G, Gill DE, do Socorro Foro Ramos E, Villanova F, Soares D'Athaide Ribeiro E, Monteiro FJC, Morais VS, Rego MODS, Araújo ELL, Pandey RP, Raj VS, Deng X, Delwart E, da Costa AC, Leal É. Chikungunya Virus Asian Lineage Infection in the Amazon Region Is Maintained by Asiatic and Caribbean-Introduced Variants. Viruses. 2022 06 30; 14(7).  View on PubMed
  8. Shan T, Yang S, Wang H, Wang H, Zhang J, Gong G, Xiao Y, Yang J, Wang X, Lu J, Zhao M, Yang Z, Lu X, Dai Z, He Y, Chen X, Zhou R, Yao Y, Kong N, Zeng J, Ullah K, Wang X, Shen Q, Deng X, Zhang J, Delwart E, Tong G, Zhang W. Virome in the cloaca of wild and breeding birds revealed a diversity of significant viruses. Microbiome. 2022 04 12; 10(1):60.  View on PubMed
  9. Reuter G, Pankovics P, László Z, Gáspár G, Hui A, Delwart E, Boros Á. Human-stool-associated tusavirus (Parvoviridae) in domestic goats and sheep. Arch Virol. 2022 May; 167(5):1307-1310.  View on PubMed
  10. Delwart E, Merriam D, Ardeshir A, Altan E, Li Y, Deng X, Hartigan-O'Connor DJ. Enteric Viruses Nucleic Acids Distribution along the Digestive Tract of Rhesus Macaques with Idiopathic Chronic Diarrhea. Viruses. 2022 03 19; 14(3).  View on PubMed
  11. Reuter G, Boros Á, Mátics R, Altan E, Delwart E, Pankovics P. A novel parvovirus (family Parvoviridae) in a freshwater fish, zander (Sander lucioperca). Arch Virol. 2022 Apr; 167(4):1163-1167.  View on PubMed
  12. Delwart E, Tisza MJ, Altan E, Li Y, Deng X, Hartigan-O'Connor DJ, Ardeshir A. Idiopathic Chronic Diarrhea in Rhesus Macaques Is Not Associated with Enteric Viral Infections. Viruses. 2021 12 14; 13(12).  View on PubMed
  13. do Socorro Fôro Ramos E, de Oliveira Ribeiro G, Villanova F, de Padua Milagres FA, Brustulin R, Araújo ELL, Pandey RP, Raj VS, Deng X, Delwart E, Luchs A, da Costa AC, Leal É. Composition of Eukaryotic Viruses and Bacteriophages in Individuals with Acute Gastroenteritis. Viruses. 2021 11 25; 13(12).  View on PubMed
  14. Pusterla N, James K, Barnum S, Delwart E. Investigation of Three Newly Identified Equine Parvoviruses in Blood and Nasal Fluid Samples of Clinically Healthy Horses and Horses with Acute Onset of Respiratory Disease. Animals (Basel). 2021 Oct 19; 11(10).  View on PubMed
  15. Luchs A, Tardy K, Tahmasebi R, Morillo SG, Milagres FAP, Morais VDS, Brustulin R, Teles MDAR, de Azevedo LS, de Souza EV, Medeiros RS, de Souza YFVP, Araújo ELL, Witkin SS, Deng X, Delwart E, Sabino EC, Leal E, da Costa AC. Human astrovirus types 1, 4 and 5 circulating among children with acute gastroenteritis in a rural Brazilian state, 2010-2016. Arch Virol. 2021 Nov; 166(11):3165-3172.  View on PubMed
  16. Altan E, Hui A, Li Y, Pesavento P, Asín J, Crossley B, Deng X, Uzal FA, Delwart E. New Parvoviruses and Picornavirus in Tissues and Feces of Foals with Interstitial Pneumonia. Viruses. 2021 08 14; 13(8).  View on PubMed
  17. Hargitai R, Pankovics P, Boros Á, Mátics R, Altan E, Delwart E, Reuter G. Novel picornavirus (family Picornaviridae) from freshwater fishes (Perca fluviatilis, Sander lucioperca, and Ameiurus melas) in Hungary. Arch Virol. 2021 Sep; 166(9):2627-2632.  View on PubMed
  18. Villanova F, Marcatti R, Bertanhe M, Morais VDS, Milagres FAP, Brustulin R, Araújo ELL, Tahmasebi R, Witkin SS, Deng X, Delwart E, Sabino EC, Abreu-Junior CH, Leal É, Costa ACD. New Variants of Squash Mosaic Viruses Detected in Human Fecal Samples. Microorganisms. 2021 Jun 22; 9(7).  View on PubMed
  19. Pankovics P, Boros Á, László Z, Szekeres S, Földvári G, Altan E, Delwart E, Reuter G. Genome characterization, prevalence and tissue distribution of astrovirus, hepevirus and norovirus among wild and laboratory rats (Rattus norvegicus) and mice (Mus musculus) in Hungary. Infect Genet Evol. 2021 09; 93:104942.  View on PubMed
  20. Hui A, Altan E, Slovis N, Fletcher C, Deng X, Delwart E. Circovirus in Blood of a Febrile Horse with Hepatitis. Viruses. 2021 05 20; 13(5).  View on PubMed

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