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Descriptor English: Bacteriophages
Descriptor Spanish: Bacteriófagos
Descriptor Portuguese: Bacteriófagos
Descriptor French: Bactériophages
Entry term(s): Bacteriophage
Phage
Phages
Tree number(s): B04.123
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001435
Scope note: Viruses whose hosts are bacterial cells.
Annotation: coordinate with specific bacterium /virol but note many specific bacteriophages are available; phages used to treat disease = PHAGE THERAPY
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
Public MeSH Note: 75; was BACTERIOPHAGE 1963-74
Online Note: use BACTERIOPHAGES to search BACTERIOPHAGE 1966-74
History Note: 75; was BACTERIOPHAGE 1963-74
Related: Genetic Vectors MeSH
Lysogeny MeSH
DeCS ID: 1458
Unique ID: D001435
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1975/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/07
Bacteriophages - Preferred
Concept UI M0002141
Scope note Viruses whose hosts are bacterial cells.
Preferred term Bacteriophages
Entry term(s) Bacteriophage
Phage
Phages



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