Parvoviridae

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Parvoviridae

[‚pär·və′vir·ə‚dī]
(virology)
A family of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)-containing animal viruses characterized by an icosahedral virion containing three or four structural proteins and a single-stranded DNA genome; includes the Dependovirus, Parvovirus, and Densovirus genera.
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