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"Viruses" 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.

Minute infectious agents whose genomes are composed of DNA or RNA, but not both. They are characterized by a lack of independent metabolism and the inability to replicate outside living host cells.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Viruses" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Viruses" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 223 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 16 publications in 2019
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