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Descriptor English: Simian virus 40
Descriptor Spanish: Virus 40 de los Simios
Descriptor Portuguese: Vírus 40 dos Símios
Descriptor French: Virus simien 40
Entry term(s): Polyomavirus macacae
SV 40 Virus
SV 40 Viruses
SV40 Virus
SV40 Viruses
Vacuolating Agent
Vacuolating Agents
Tree number(s): B04.280.210.700.615.700
B04.613.204.670.615.700
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013539
Scope note: A species of POLYOMAVIRUS originally isolated from Rhesus monkey kidney tissue. It produces malignancy in human and newborn hamster kidney cell cultures.
Annotation: entry term SV40 VIRUS is from Simian Vacuolating virus; infection: coord IM with POLYOMAVIRUS INFECTIONS (IM) and 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: 2001; see POLYOMAVIRUS MACACAE 1994-2001, see SV40 VIRUS 1965-1993
History Note: 2001 (1965)
DeCS ID: 31918
Unique ID: D013539
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Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/07/01
Simian virus 40 - Preferred
Concept UI M0020916
Scope note A species of POLYOMAVIRUS originally isolated from Rhesus monkey kidney tissue. It produces malignancy in human and newborn hamster kidney cell cultures.
Preferred term Simian virus 40
Entry term(s) Polyomavirus macacae
SV 40 Virus
SV 40 Viruses
SV40 Virus
SV40 Viruses
Vacuolating Agent
Vacuolating Agents



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