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Descriptor English: Virology
Descriptor Spanish: Virología
Descriptor Portuguese: Virologia
Descriptor French: Virologie
Entry term(s): Virological Analysis
Tree number(s): H01.158.273.540.859
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014773
Scope note: The study of the structure, growth, function, genetics, and reproduction of viruses, and VIRUS DISEASES.
Annotation: the discipline (education, history, etc) only; use VIRUS PHYSIOLOGICAL PHENOMENA or specifics treed under it for biological processes and properties of viruses, or the qualifier /virology with specific anatomical terms, organisms & diseases
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Virus Diseases (1966)
Viruses (1966)
Public MeSH Note: 67
History Note: 67
Entry Version: VIROL
Related: Infectious Disease Medicine MeSH
DeCS ID: 15175
Unique ID: D014773
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1967/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Virology - Preferred
Concept UI M0022752
Scope note The study of the structure, growth, function, genetics, and reproduction of viruses, and VIRUS DISEASES.
Preferred term Virology
Virological Analysis - Narrower
Concept UI FD00057983
Preferred term Virological Analysis



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