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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Progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy: detection of papovavirus JC in kidney tissue.
The persistence of papovavirus BK DNA sequences in normal human renal tissue.
Hulme, "New human papovavirus (B.K.) isolated from urine after renal transplantation," The Lancet, vol.
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).
The human polyoma viruses belong to the papovavirus family.
Khoury, "Regulation of the host range of human papovavirus JCV," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol.
Infection with a virus resembling a papovavirus in gouldian finches (Erythrura gouldiae).