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Descriptor in English: Retroviruses, Simian
Descriptor in Spanish: Retrovirus de los Simios
Descriptor in Portuguese: Retrovirus dos Símios
Descriptor in French: Rétrovirus simiens
Entry term(s): Chimpanzee Retrovirus
Chimpanzee Retroviruses
Monkey Retrovirus
Monkey Retroviruses
Retrovirus, Chimpanzee
Retrovirus, Monkey
Retrovirus, Simian
Retroviruses, Chimpanzee
Retroviruses, Monkey
Simian Retrovirus
Simian Retroviruses
Tree number(s): B04.613.807.805
B04.820.650.805
Scope note: Classes of retroviruses for which monkeys or apes are hosts. Those isolated from the West African green monkey and the Asian rhesus macaque monkey are of particular interest because of their similarities to viruses causing cancer and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in humans.
Annotation: a group of the family Retroviridae; infection: coord IM with RETROVIRIDAE 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
Online Note: use RETROVIRUSES, SIMIAN to search SIMIAN RETROVIRUSES 1989-93
History Note: 94; was SIMIAN RETROVIRUSES 1989-93
DeCS UI: 31917
Descriptor UI: D015301
Date Established: 1989/01/01
Date of Entry: 1988/05/26
Revision Date: 2015/06/23
Retroviruses, Simian - Preferred
Concept UI M0023560
Scope note Classes of retroviruses for which monkeys or apes are hosts. Those isolated from the West African green monkey and the Asian rhesus macaque monkey are of particular interest because of their similarities to viruses causing cancer and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in humans.
Preferred term Retroviruses, Simian
Entry term(s) Retrovirus, Simian
Simian Retrovirus
Simian Retroviruses
Chimpanzee Retroviruses - Narrower
Concept UI M0023558
Preferred term Chimpanzee Retroviruses
Entry term(s) Chimpanzee Retrovirus
Retrovirus, Chimpanzee
Retroviruses, Chimpanzee
Monkey Retroviruses - Narrower
Concept UI M0023559
Preferred term Monkey Retroviruses
Entry term(s) Monkey Retrovirus
Retrovirus, Monkey
Retroviruses, Monkey



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