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Descriptor English: Lymphocryptovirus
Descriptor Spanish: Lymphocryptovirus
Descriptor Portuguese: Lymphocryptovirus
Descriptor French: Lymphocryptovirus
Entry term(s): Lymphocryptoviruses
Tree number(s): B04.280.210.400.500
B04.280.382.400.500
B04.613.204.500.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018143
Scope note: A genus of the family HERPESVIRIDAE, subfamily GAMMAHERPESVIRINAE, infecting B-cells in humans and new world primates. The type species human herpesvirus 4 (HERPESVIRUS 4, HUMAN) is better known as the Epstein-Barr virus.
Annotation: infection: coord IM with HERPESVIRIDAE INFECTIONS (IM) + TUMOR VIRUS INFECTIONS (IM)
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: 94
History Note: 94
DeCS ID: 31327
Unique ID: D018143
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/06/04
Revision Date: 2015/06/23
Lymphocryptovirus - Preferred
Concept UI M0027345
Scope note A genus of the family HERPESVIRIDAE, subfamily GAMMAHERPESVIRINAE, infecting B-cells in humans and new world primates. The type species human herpesvirus 4 (HERPESVIRUS 4, HUMAN) is better known as the Epstein-Barr virus.
Preferred term Lymphocryptovirus
Entry term(s) Lymphocryptoviruses



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