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papovavirus

 [pah-po´vah-vi″rus]
any member of a group of small ether-resistant DNA viruses; this term is no longer used in official viral nomenclature. The species that infect humans are all papillomaviruses.

pa·po·va·vi·rus

(pă-pō'vă-vī'rŭs),
An older name for any virus of the family Papovaviridae.

papovavirus

(pə-pō′və-vī′rəs)
n. pl. papovavi·ruses
A former family of DNA viruses that included the papillomaviruses and polyomaviruses.

papovavirus

 A family of small icosahedral double-stranded DNA viruses–eg, SV40 and polyomavirus, which induce benign and malignant neoplasms

pa·po·va·vi·rus

(pă-pō'vă-vī'rŭs)
Any virus of the family Papovaviridae.

papovavirus

A member of the family of viruses that includes the human wart (papilloma) viruses.
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Dhar, "The genome of human papovavirus BKV" Cell, vol.
Wu, "Comparative study of papovavirus DNA: BKV(MM), BKV(WT) and SV40," Nucleic Acids Research, vol.
Van Der Noordaa, "Human papovavirus isolated from urine of a child with acute tonsillitis," British Medical Journal, vol.
Characterization of a papovavirus isolated from fledgling budgerigars.
Ter Meulen, "Progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy: detection of papovavirus JC in kidney tissue," Journal of Medical Virology, vol.
A 974-nt region of monkey B-lymphotropic papovavirus (reference sequence M30540.1 from the VP1 coding sequence) was aligned with corresponding regions from the polyomaviruses available in GenBank.
An African green monkey polyomavirus, also known as monkey B-lymphotropic papovavirus, or LPV, was isolated >30 years ago (15) from a lymphoblastoid cell line derived from the African green monkey.
Induction of lymphomas by the hamster papovavirus correlates with massive replication of nonrandomly deleted extrachromosomal viral genomes.