hepadnavirus

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Noun1.hepadnavirus - a group of animal DNA viruses including viruses of ducks and woodchucks and squirrels and others as well as the virus causing hepatitis B in humans
animal virus - an animal pathogen that is a virus
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Hepatitis B virus (HBV) belongs to the family Hepadnaviridae, members of which constitute 2 major extant genera: Orthohepadnavirus, which infect mammals, and Avihepadnavirus, which infect birds (7).
2] Hepatitis B infection is caused by Hepatitis B virus, which is a DNA virus belonging to the family Hepadnaviridae, which can cause acute or chronic infection.
Hepatitis B virus is a double stranded deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) virus belonging to hepadnaviridae family.
The hepatitis B virus is a DNA virus belonging to the Hepadnaviridae family of viruses and hepatitis C virus is a small, single stranded, RNA virus with a diameter of about 50 nm, belonging to Flaviviridae family of virus.
Hepatitis B virus infection (HBV) is an inflammatory disease of liver due to double stranded virus of the hepadnaviridae family [1].
Hepatitis is an enveloped partially double-stranded DNA virus belonging to the Hepadnaviridae family.
The HBV is a DNA virus belonging to a family of viruses known as Hepadnaviridae.
Caracteristicas de los virus hepatotropos VIRUS Familia Via de transmision VHA Picornaviridae Fecal-oral VHB Hepadnaviridae Sangre y fluidos (semen y secreciones vaginales), vertical VHC Flaviviridae Sangre (transfusiones, reutilizacion de agujas), sexual y vertical * VHD Deltavirus *** Parenteral, sexual, perinatal y vertical (raramente) ***.