Rubivirus


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Ru·bi·vi·rus

(rū'bi-vī'rŭs),
A genus of viruses (family Togaviridae) that includes the rubella virus.
[rubella + virus]

Rubivirus

/Ru·bi·vi·rus/ (roo´bĭ-vi″rus) rubella virus; a genus of viruses of the family Togaviridae containing the causative agent of rubella.

rubivirus

[ro̅o̅′bēvī′rəs]
a member of the togavirus family, which includes the rubella virus.

Ru·bi·vi·rus

(rū'bi-vī'rŭs)
A genus of viruses that includes the rubella virus.
[rubella + virus]

Rubivirus

a genus in the family Togaviridae that includes rubella (German measles) virus of humans which also infects nonhuman primates. Not arthropod borne.