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Descriptor in English: Bunyaviridae
Descriptor in Spanish: Bunyaviridae
Descriptor in Portuguese: Bunyaviridae
Descriptor in French: Bunyaviridae
Tree number(s): B04.820.087
Scope note: A family of viruses, mainly arboviruses, consisting of a single strand of RNA. Virions are enveloped particles 90-120 nm diameter. The complete family contains over 300 members arranged in five genera: ORTHOBUNYAVIRUS; HANTAVIRUS; NAIROVIRUS; PHLEBOVIRUS; and TOSPOVIRUS.
Annotation: from BUNYAmwera, an African place name; infection = BUNYAVIRIDAE 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
History Note: 81
DeCS UI: 2075
Descriptor UI: D002043
Date Established: 1981/01/01
Date of Entry: 1980/05/21
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Bunyaviridae - Preferred
Concept UI M0003042
Scope note A family of viruses, mainly arboviruses, consisting of a single strand of RNA. Virions are enveloped particles 90-120 nm diameter. The complete family contains over 300 members arranged in five genera: ORTHOBUNYAVIRUS; HANTAVIRUS; NAIROVIRUS; PHLEBOVIRUS; and TOSPOVIRUS.
Preferred term Bunyaviridae



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