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Introduction: Poxviridae

Description of Poxviridae

Poxviridae: family of dsDNA viruses; replication occurs in the cytoplasm with inclusion bodies; natural host range is narrow; transmission is by several routes including airborne, fomites, direct contact and mechanically by arthropods.
Source: CRISP

Poxviridae: A family of double-stranded DNA viruses infecting mammals (including humans), birds and insects. There are two subfamilies: CHORDOPOXVIRINAE, poxviruses of vertebrates, and ENTOMOPOXVIRINAE, poxviruses of insects.
Source: MeSH 2007

Poxviridae: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Poxviridae

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The term Poxviridae can be used for:

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Other terms that may be related to Poxviridae:

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Hierarchical classifications of Poxviridae

The following list attempts to classify Poxviridae into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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