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Descriptor English: Poxviridae
Descriptor Spanish: Poxviridae
Descriptor Portuguese: Poxviridae
Descriptor French: Poxviridae
Entry term(s): Poxvirus
Tree number(s): B04.280.650
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011212
Scope note: A family of double-stranded DNA viruses infecting mammals (including humans), birds and insects. There are two subfamilies: CHORDOPOXVIRINAE, poxviruses of vertebrates, and ENTOMOPOXVIRINAE, poxviruses of insects.
Annotation: a family of DNA viruses; infection = POXVIRIDAE INFECTIONS
Allowable Qualifiers: CH composition chimique
CL classification
DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
EN enzymologie
GD croissance et développement
GE génétique
IM immunologie
IP isolement et purification
ME métabolisme
PH physiologie
PY pathogénicité
RE effets des radiations
UL ultrastructure
DeCS ID: 11650
Unique ID: D011212
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1981/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/23
Poxviridae - Preferred
Concept UI M0017422
Preferred term Poxviridae
Entry term(s) Poxvirus



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