IVD Test Reagent/Kits, Serology, Virus, Retrovirus
Definition : Serology reagents intended to detect and/or identify antigens or serum antibody titers to viruses of the family Retroviridae. The subfamilies of pathogenic retroviruses are Oncovirinae, Spumavirinae, and Lentivirinae; lentiviruses are the cause of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS); oncoviruses are associated with human T-cell lymphomas and leukemia; spumaviruses are considered nonpathogenic to humans.
Entry Terms : "Retrovirus Determination Reagents" , "Reagents, Serology, Virus, Retrovirus"
UMDC code : 19065