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Mesh term Betacoronavirus

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Coronavirus

Description

A genus of the family CORONAVIRIDAE which causes respiratory or gastrointestinal disease in a variety of mostly mammals. Human betacoronaviruses include HUMAN ENTERIC CORONAVIRUS; HUMAN CORONAVIRUS OC43; MERS VIRUS; and SARS VIRUS. Members have either core transcription regulatory sequences of 5-CUAAAC-3 or 5-CUAAAC-3 and mostly have no ORF downstream to the N protein gene.


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Betacoronavirus 1
Coronavirus, Rat
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus
Murine hepatitis virus
SARS Virus


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