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Descriptor English: Microviridae
Descriptor Spanish: Microviridae
Descriptor Portuguese: Microviridae
Descriptor French: Microviridae
Tree number(s): B04.123.470
B04.280.470
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017914
Scope note: A large family of lytic bacteriophages infecting enterobacteria; SPIROPLASMA; BDELLOVIBRIO; and CHLAMYDIA. It contains four genera: MICROVIRUS; Spiromicrovirus; Bdellomicrovirus; and Chlamydiamicrovirus.
Annotation: coord with specific bacterium /virol
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: Bacteriophages (1983-1993)
Public MeSH Note: 94
History Note: 94
DeCS ID: 31305
Unique ID: D017914
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Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/06/04
Revision Date: 2015/06/23
Microviridae - Preferred
Concept UI M0027066
Scope note A large family of lytic bacteriophages infecting enterobacteria; SPIROPLASMA; BDELLOVIBRIO; and CHLAMYDIA. It contains four genera: MICROVIRUS; Spiromicrovirus; Bdellomicrovirus; and Chlamydiamicrovirus.
Preferred term Microviridae



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