Myxovirus

A single virus particle of the measles virus, a type of Myxovirus

A single virus particle of the measles virus, a type of Myxovirus

Myxoviruses are the class of virus that are responsible for infections such as croup, common cold and some forms of influenza. The paramyxovirus is a subclass that causes mumps, measles, Hendra virus and Nipah virus infections.

(Last modified: 29th Aug 2014)

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