Reagents, Microbiology, Virus, Identification, Parainfluenza
Definition : Microbiology reagents intended to identify the serogenic types (i.e., 1, 2, 3) of the human Parainfluenza viruses. Most of these RNA viruses belong to the genus Paramyxovirus. Some types of this virus are the etiologic agents of parainfluenza and several upper respiratory tract infections (e.g., bronchitis, pneumonia) of varying severity.
Entry Terms : "Parainfluenza Virus Reagents, Identification"
UMDC code : 19511