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Descriptor English: Astroviridae
Descriptor Spanish: Astroviridae
Descriptor Portuguese: Astroviridae
Descriptor French: Astroviridae
Tree number(s): B04.820.069
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019200
Scope note: A family of RNA viruses with two genera: MAMASTROVIRUS and AVASTROVIRUS. They cause GASTROENTERITIS in humans and also infect other vertebrates.
Annotation: infection = ASTROVIRIDAE 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
Public MeSH Note: 97
History Note: 97
DeCS ID: 32915
Unique ID: D019200
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Date Established: 1997/01/01
Date of Entry: 1996/06/10
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Astroviridae - Preferred
Concept UI M0028604
Scope note A family of RNA viruses with two genera: MAMASTROVIRUS and AVASTROVIRUS. They cause GASTROENTERITIS in humans and also infect other vertebrates.
Preferred term Astroviridae



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