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Betacoronavirus MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Betacoronavirus
Tree Number(s)
B04.820.578.500.540.150.113
Unique ID
D000073640
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000073640
Annotation
infection: coordinate with CORONAVIRUS INFECTIONS
Scope Note
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 SEVERE ACUTE RESPIRATORY SYNDROME-RELATED CORONAVIRUS. 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.
Entry Term(s)
HCoV-HKU1
Human coronavirus HKU1
Pipistrellus bat coronavirus HKU5
Rousettus bat coronavirus HKU9
Tylonycteris bat coronavirus HKU4
Registry Number
txid694002
Related Numbers
txid290028
txid694006
txid694007
txid694008
Previous Indexing
Coronaviridae (2011-2017)
Public MeSH Note
2018
History Note
2018
Date Established
2018/01/01
Date of Entry
2017/07/11
Revision Date
2022/07/15
Betacoronavirus Preferred
Human coronavirus HKU1 Broader
Tylonycteris bat coronavirus HKU4 Narrower
Rousettus bat coronavirus HKU9 Narrower
Pipistrellus bat coronavirus HKU5 Narrower
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