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Pneumocystis carinii

"Pneumocystis carinii" 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.

MeSH information
The prototype species of PNEUMOCYSTIS infecting the laboratory rat, Rattus norvegicus (RATS). It was formerly called Pneumocystis carinii f. sp. carinii. Other species of Pneumocystis can also infect rats.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Pneumocystis carinii" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Pneumocystis carinii" was a major or minor topic of these publication.