Microviridae


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Microviridae

[‚mī·krō′vir·ə‚dī]
(virology)
A family of nontailed bacterial viruses (bacteriophages) that is characterized by icosahedral particles containing a single-stranded circular deoxyribonucleic acid genome, members infect enterobacteria.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Los colifagos somaticos incluyen una gran variedad de fagos que pertenecen a las familias Myoviridae, Siphoviridae, Podoviridae, Microviridae (Okafor 2011).