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Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus

"Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus" 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 type species of ARENAVIRUS, part of the Old World Arenaviruses (ARENAVIRUSES, OLD WORLD), producing a silent infection in house and laboratory mice. In humans, infection with LCMV can be inapparent, or can present with an influenza-like illness, a benign aseptic meningitis, or a severe meningoencephalomyelitis. The virus can also infect monkeys, dogs, field mice, guinea pigs, and hamsters, the latter an epidemiologically important host.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 98 publications over 24 distinct years, with a maximum of 12 publications in 2019
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