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Varicellovirus is a genus belong to subfamily Alphaherpesvirinae, a member of family Herpesviridae. The varicellovirus genus contains several closely related viruses, including Varicella zoster virus, the causative agent of chickenpox in humans, and Pseudorabies virus, the causative agent of Aujeszky's disease.
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A genus of the family HERPESVIRIDAE, subfamily ALPHAHERPESVIRINAE. Its species include those causing CHICKENPOX and HERPES ZOSTER in humans (HERPESVIRUS 3, HUMAN), as well as several animal viruses.
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