Reagents, Serology, Virus, Retrovirus, Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Virus-I/II
Definition : Serology reagents intended to detect and/or identify antigens or serum antibody titers to human T-cell lymphotropic virus (also called human T-cell leukemia/lymphoma virus) type I (HTLV-I) and/or type 2 (HTLV-II). Human T-cell lymphotropic retroviruses are tumor-producing RNA viruses of the subfamily Oncovirinae that may cause chronic infection, T-cell leukemia, tropical paraparesis (chronic progressive myelopathy), and other hematological diseases.
Entry Terms : "Human T-Cell Leukemia/Lymphoma Virus Determination Reagents" , "HTLV-I/II Determination Reagents"
UMDC code : 19438