virogenesis


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vi·ro·gen·e·sis

 (vī′rō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs, -rə-)
n. pl. vi·ro·gen·e·ses (-sēz′)
Production or formation of a virus.

vi′ro·ge·net′ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk), vi′ro·gen′ic (-jĕn′ĭk) adj.
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A single positively selected West Nile viral mutation confers increased virogenesis in American crows.
Al microscopio electronico se encontro, como hallazgo principal, la presencia de elementos virales correspondientes a citomegalovirus, por sus dimensiones y caracteristicas ultraestructurales, asi como el hecho de estar contenidas en microvesiculas durante la virogenesis y, poseer configuracion polihexagonal de 104 nm de diametro promedio.