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Mnemonic iHHV2
Taxon identifier i10310
Scientific name iHuman herpesvirus 2
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Common name iHHV-2
Synonym iHuman herpes simplex virus 2
Other names i › HSV2
› Herpes simplex virus (type 2)
› Herpes simplex virus 2
› Herpes simplex virus II
› Herpes simplex virus type 2
› Herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2)
› Human alphaherpesvirus 2
› herpes simplex virus type 2 HSV-2
Rank iSPECIES
Lineage iViruses
   › dsDNA viruses, no RNA stage
     › Herpesvirales
       › Herpesviridae
         › Alphaherpesvirinae
           › Simplexvirus
Virus hosts i Homo sapiens (Human)
See alsoNCBI

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