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varicella-zoster virus (redirected from Varicellovirus)
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var·i·cel·la-zos·ter virus (văr′ĭ-sĕl′ə-zŏs′tər)
A herpesvirus that causes chickenpox and shingles.
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Etiological agent of canine herpesvirus belongs to the species Canine alphaherpesvirus 1 (CaHV-1), genus Varicellovirus
, subfamily Alphaherpesvirinae, and family Herpesviridae (ICTV 2017).
PRV is a member of the subfamily Alphaherpesvirinae in the family Herpesviridae belonging to the genus Varicellovirus
BoHV-1 is an enveloped DNA virus belonging to the family Herpesviridae, subfamily Alphaherpesvirinae, genus Varicellovirus
Pseudorabies virus (PRV; family Herpesviridae, subfamily Alphaherpesvirinae, genus Varicellovirus
) contains a double-stranded DNA genome with strong genetic stability.