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Descriptor English: Helper Viruses
Descriptor Spanish: Virus Helper
Descriptor Portuguese: Vírus Auxiliares
Descriptor French: Virus assistants
Entry term(s): Virus assistant
Virus auxiliaire
Virus auxiliaires
Virus helper
Tree number(s): B04.423
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006378
Scope note: Viruses which enable defective viruses to replicate or to form a protein coat by complementing the missing gene function of the defective (satellite) virus. Helper and satellite may be of the same or different genus.
Annotation: enable defective viruses to replicate or to form a protein coat; coord IM with specific virus (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: CH composition chimique
CL classification
DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
EN enzymologie
GD croissance et développement
GE génétique
IM immunologie
IP isolement et purification
ME métabolisme
PH physiologie
PY pathogénicité
RE effets des radiations
UL ultrastructure
Related: Virus satellites MeSH
DeCS ID: 6528
Unique ID: D006378
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1993/06/04
Virus assistants - Preferred
Concept UI M0010016
Preferred term Virus assistants
Entry term(s) Virus assistant
Virus auxiliaire
Virus auxiliaires
Virus helper



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