Definitions for myxoma virus
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a poxvirus closely related to smallpox virus; causes benign gelatinous tumors in humans
Myxoma virus is a virus that causes myxomatosis in rabbits and was used as a pest control in Australia.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
The type species of LEPORIPOXVIRUS causing infectious myxomatosis, a severe generalized disease, in rabbits. Tumors are not always present.
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