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Descriptor in English: Arenavirus
Descriptor in Spanish: Arenavirus
Descriptor in Portuguese: Arenavirus
Descriptor in French: Arenavirus
Entry term(s): Arenaviruses
Tree number(s): B04.820.057.070
Scope note: The only genus in the family ARENAVIRIDAE. It contains two groups ARENAVIRUSES, OLD WORLD and ARENAVIRUSES, NEW WORLD, which are distinguished by antigenic relationships and geographic distribution.
Annotation: a genus of the family Arenaviridae; infection = ARENAVIRIDAE 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: 94
DeCS UI: 31642
Descriptor UI: D018050
Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/06/04
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Arenavirus - Preferred
Concept UI M0027239
Scope note The only genus in the family ARENAVIRIDAE. It contains two groups ARENAVIRUSES, OLD WORLD and ARENAVIRUSES, NEW WORLD, which are distinguished by antigenic relationships and geographic distribution.
Preferred term Arenavirus
Entry term(s) Arenaviruses



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