papillomavirus

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pap·il·lo·ma·vi·rus

 (păp′ĭ-lō′mə-vī′rəs)
n.
Any of a group of DNA viruses of the family Papillomavirus that can cause warts and certain types of cancer in mammals.

papillomavirus

(ˌpæpɪˈləʊməˌvaɪərəs)
n
(Biology) any of numerous viruses that cause the formation of papillomas

pap•il•lo•ma•vi•rus

(ˌpæp əˈloʊ məˌvaɪ rəs)

n., pl. -rus•es.
a type of papovavirus, containing circular DNA, that causes papillomas, including genital warts.
[1980–85]
Translations

papillomavirus

n virus m del papiloma papilomavirus m; human — (HPV) virus m del papiloma humano (VPH), papilomavirus humano (PVH)
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Human papillomavirus (HPV) belongs to the family Papillomaviridae.
HPV is a non enveloped DNA virus belonging to Papillomaviridae family5.
El VPH comprende un gran grupo de mas de 100 tipos virales pertenecientes a la familia de los Papillomaviridae (4).
Comencemos por saber que es el virus del papiloma humano (VPH): es un virus ADN perteneciente a la familia Papillomaviridae (1), considerada una de las infecciones de transmision sexual mas comunes del mundo.
La familia Papillomaviridae es un grupo diverso de pequenos virus sin envoltura que infectan la mucosa y el epitelio cutaneo de una amplia variedad de vertebrados superiores.
The Papillomaviridae family includes 16 different genera, and those associated with mucosal tumor development belong to the alpha genus.
Human papilloma viruses (HPV), members of the papillomaviridae family, infects squamous epithelial cells of cevix, lower genitalia, and oral cavity.
Se encuadran en la familia Papillomaviridae recientemente escindida de la antigua familia Papovaviridae, y actualmente se reconocen 29 generos que incluyen 69 especies (Bernard et al.
3) This virus belongs to the Papillomaviridae family and is further classified in 12 Papillomavirus genera infecting different animal species.
HPVs are nonenveloped icosahedral viruses with a diameter of 55 nm, belonging to the papillomaviridae family.