Definition of Arenaviridae
1. Noun. A family of arborviruses carried by arthropods.
Member holonyms: Arenavirus, Junin Virus, Lassa Virus, Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis Virus, Machupo Virus
Group relationships: Family
Medical Definition of Arenaviridae
Lexicographical Neighbors of Arenaviridae
Literary usage of Arenaviridae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Manual of Microbiologic Monitoring of Laboratory Animals edited by Kim Waggie (1994)
"Agent: Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) (Family: arenaviridae; Genus: Arenavirus). Disease induced: Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis (LCM). a. ..."
2. National Symposium on Medical and Public Health Response to Bioterrorism edited by Joseph E. McDade (1999)
"These include (but are not limited to) Lassa fever, from the arenaviridae family; Rift Valley fever and Crimean Congo hemorrhagic fever, ..."