"Papillomaviridae" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A family of small, non-enveloped DNA viruses infecting birds and most mammals, especially humans. They are grouped into multiple genera, but the viruses are highly host-species specific and tissue-restricted. They are commonly divided into hundreds of papillomavirus "types", each with specific gene function and gene control regions, despite sequence homology. Human papillomaviruses are found in the genera ALPHAPAPILLOMAVIRUS; BETAPAPILLOMAVIRUS; GAMMAPAPILLOMAVIRUS; and MUPAPILLOMAVIRUS.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Papillomaviridae".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Papillomaviridae".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Papillomaviridae" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Papillomaviridae" was a major or minor topic of these publication.