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Descriptor English: Torovirus
Descriptor Spanish: Torovirus
Descriptor Portuguese: Torovirus
Descriptor French: Torovirus
Entry term(s): Berne Virus
Bovine torovirus
Bovine toroviruses
Breda Virus
Equine torovirus
Equine toroviruses
Human torovirus
Human toroviruses
Porcine torovirus
Porcine toroviruses
Toroviridae
Toroviruses
Tree number(s): B04.820.578.500.540.800
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017003
Scope note: A genus of the family CORONAVIRIDAE characterized by enveloped, peplomer-bearing particles containing an elongated tubular nucleocapsid with helical symmetry. Toroviruses have been found in association with enteric infections in horses (Berne virus), cattle (Breda virus), swine, and humans. Transmission probably takes place via the fecal-oral route.
Annotation: infection = TOROVIRUS 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
Previous Indexing: RNA Viruses (1984-1991)
Public MeSH Note: 94; was TOROVIRIDAE 1992-93; TOROVIRUSES was see TOROVIRIDAE 1992-93
Online Note: use TOROVIRUS to search TOROVIRIDAE & TOROVIRUSES 1992-93
History Note: 94; was TOROVIRIDAE 1992-93; TOROVIRUSES was see TOROVIRIDAE 1992-93
DeCS ID: 31691
Unique ID: D017003
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/05/30
Revision Date: 2017/02/24
Torovirus - Preferred
Concept UI M0025835
Scope note A genus of the family CORONAVIRIDAE characterized by enveloped, peplomer-bearing particles containing an elongated tubular nucleocapsid with helical symmetry. Toroviruses have been found in association with enteric infections in horses (Berne virus), cattle (Breda virus), swine, and humans. Transmission probably takes place via the fecal-oral route.
Preferred term Torovirus
Entry term(s) Toroviridae
Toroviruses
Porcine torovirus - Narrower
Concept UI M0382930
Preferred term Porcine torovirus
Entry term(s) Porcine toroviruses
Human torovirus - Narrower
Concept UI M0382931
Preferred term Human torovirus
Entry term(s) Human toroviruses
Bovine torovirus - Narrower
Concept UI M0025837
Preferred term Bovine torovirus
Entry term(s) Bovine toroviruses
Breda Virus
Equine torovirus - Narrower
Concept UI M0025836
Preferred term Equine torovirus
Entry term(s) Berne Virus
Equine toroviruses



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