Marek disease virus

Marek disease virus
either of two herpesviruses that cause Marek disease in chickens; see gallid herpesvirus 2 and gallid herpesvirus 3, under herpesvirus.

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  • Marek disease virus — Marek disease virus. См. вирус болезни Марека. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Marek disease vaccine — a modified live virus vaccine of tissue culture origin, used for immunization of 1 day old chicks against Marek disease, prepared from one or more of the three serovars of Marek disease virus …   Medical dictionary

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  • Marek — Josef, Hungarian veterinarian and pathologist, 1868–1952. See M. disease virus …   Medical dictionary

  • Marek's disease — Mar·ek s disease mar iks , mer n a highly contagious virus disease of poultry that is characterized esp. by proliferation of lymphoid cells and is caused by either of two herpesviruses (Gallid herpesvirus 2 and Gallid herpesvirus 3) Mar·ek mȯ… …   Medical dictionary

  • Marek's disease — noun Etymology: József Marek died 1952 Hungarian veterinarian Date: 1947 a highly contagious virus disease of poultry that is marked especially by proliferation of lymphoid cells and is caused by either of two herpesviruses (species Gallid… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Enfermedad de Marek — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda ? Enfermedad de Marek Clasificación de los virus Grupo: I (Virus ADN bicatenario) …   Wikipedia Español

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