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Descriptor English: Encephalitis Viruses
Descriptor Spanish: Virus de la Encefalitis
Descriptor Portuguese: Vírus da Encefalite
Descriptor French: Virus de l'encéphalite
Entry term(s): Encephalitis Virus
Virus, Encephalitis
Viruses, Encephalitis
Tree number(s): B04.820.230
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004668
Scope note: A collection of single-stranded RNA viruses scattered across the Bunyaviridae, Flaviviridae, and Togaviridae families whose common property is the ability to induce encephalitic conditions in infected hosts.
Annotation: a large group of RNA viruses; GEN only: prefer specific; infection = ENCEPHALITIS, ARBOVIRUS; DF: ENCEPH VIRUSES
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
Entry Version: ENCEPH VIRUSES
DeCS ID: 4754
Unique ID: D004668
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Encephalitis Viruses - Preferred
Concept UI M0007347
Scope note A collection of single-stranded RNA viruses scattered across the Bunyaviridae, Flaviviridae, and Togaviridae families whose common property is the ability to induce encephalitic conditions in infected hosts.
Preferred term Encephalitis Viruses
Entry term(s) Encephalitis Virus
Virus, Encephalitis
Viruses, Encephalitis



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