Capripoxvirus


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Cap·ri·pox·vi·rus

(kap'ri-poks-vī'rŭs),
The genus of Poxviridae that includes the viruses of sheep-pox and goatpox.
[L. capra, she-goat, + virus]

Capripoxvirus

a genus in the family Poxviridae.
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16) A novel HIV vaccine was made based on the cattle lumpy skin disease capripoxvirus vaccine.
A novel candidate HIV vaccine vector based on the replication deficient capripoxvirus, lumpy skin disease virus (LSDV).
Orthopoxviruses belong to the family of Poxviridae, which is composed of several other poxviruses including parapoxvirus, capripoxvirus, suipoxvirus, and molluscipoxvirus.