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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An African green monkey polyomavirus, also known as monkey B-lymphotropic papovavirus, or LPV, was isolated >30 years ago (15) from a lymphoblastoid cell line derived from the African green monkey.
B-lymphotropic papovavirus and possibility of infections in humans.
Induction of lymphomas by the hamster papovavirus correlates with massive replication of nonrandomly deleted extrachromosomal viral genomes.