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Descriptor English: Togaviridae
Descriptor Spanish: Togaviridae
Descriptor Portuguese: Togaviridae
Descriptor French: Togaviridae
Entry term(s): Togavirus
Togaviruses
Tree number(s): B04.820.850
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014035
Scope note: A family of RNA viruses, mainly arboviruses, consisting of two genera: ALPHAVIRUS (group A arboviruses), and RUBIVIRUS. Virions are spherical, 60-70 nm in diameter, with a lipoprotein envelope tightly applied to the icosahedral nucleocapsid.
Annotation: "a family of RNA viruses, mainly arboviruses"; infection = TOGAVIRIDAE INFECTIONS
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PH physiology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
Previous Indexing: Arboviruses (1966-1980)
Public MeSH Note: 81; was TOGAVIRUSES see ARBOVIRUSES 1978-80
Online Note: use ARBOVIRUSES to search TOGAVIRUSES 1978-80
History Note: 81; was TOGAVIRUSES see ARBOVIRUSES 1978-80
DeCS ID: 14423
Unique ID: D014035
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1981/01/01
Date of Entry: 1980/05/22
Revision Date: 2015/06/23
Togaviridae - Preferred
Concept UI M0021617
Scope note A family of RNA viruses, mainly arboviruses, consisting of two genera: ALPHAVIRUS (group A arboviruses), and RUBIVIRUS. Virions are spherical, 60-70 nm in diameter, with a lipoprotein envelope tightly applied to the icosahedral nucleocapsid.
Preferred term Togaviridae
Entry term(s) Togavirus
Togaviruses



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