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Host Specificity

"Host Specificity" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The properties of a pathogen that makes it capable of infecting one or more specific hosts. The pathogen can include PARASITES as well as VIRUSES; BACTERIA; FUNGI; or PLANTS.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Host Specificity" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Host Specificity" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 44 publications over 12 distinct years, with a maximum of 7 publications in 2022
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