papovavirus


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papovavirus

[¦pap·ə·və′vī·rəs]
(virology)
A deoxyribonucleic acid-containing group of animal viruses, including papilloma and vacuolating viruses.
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Distribution of nonintegrated DNA from JC papovavirus in organs of patients with progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy.
Other, less common causes of esophagitis in patients with AIDS are Epstein-Barr virus, herpes simplex virus, papovavirus and human herpes virus type 6.
The persistence of papovavirus BK DNA sequences in normal human renal tissue.
Conjointly cytopathic and reparative responses to cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr virus, papovavirus, selected species of mycobacteria, and other bacilli can produce proliferations in several organs with a histologic likeness to sarcomas, gliomas, or lymphomas (66,135-138) (Figures 18, A and B, and 19, A through D).
Infection with a virus resembling a papovavirus in gouldian finches (Erythrura gouldiae).
The human polyoma viruses belong to the papovavirus family.