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Descriptor English: Leporipoxvirus
Descriptor Spanish: Leporipoxvirus
Descriptor Portuguese: Leporipoxvirus
Descriptor French: Leporipoxvirus
Entry term(s): Leporipoxviruses
Tree number(s): B04.280.210.600
B04.280.650.160.500
B04.613.204.600
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018152
Scope note: A genus of the family POXVIRIDAE, subfamily CHORDOPOXVIRINAE, consisting of ether-sensitive viruses of leporids and squirrels. They commonly cause tumors and are usually transmitted mechanically by arthropods. MYXOMA VIRUS is the type species.
Annotation: infection: coordinate with POXVIRIDAE INFECTIONS + TUMOR VIRUS 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
Previous Indexing: Poxviridae (1989-1993)
Public MeSH Note: 94
History Note: 94
DeCS ID: 31355
Unique ID: D018152
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
Leporipoxvirus - Preferred
Concept UI M0027362
Scope note A genus of the family POXVIRIDAE, subfamily CHORDOPOXVIRINAE, consisting of ether-sensitive viruses of leporids and squirrels. They commonly cause tumors and are usually transmitted mechanically by arthropods. MYXOMA VIRUS is the type species.
Preferred term Leporipoxvirus
Entry term(s) Leporipoxviruses



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