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Chemical Antiviral Agents

Name Antiviral Agents
Equivalent Terms Agents, Antiviral | Antiviral Drugs | Antivirals | Drugs, Antiviral
Definition Agents used in the prophylaxis or therapy of VIRUS DISEASES. Some of the ways they may act include preventing viral replication by inhibiting viral DNA polymerase; binding to specific cell-surface receptors and inhibiting viral penetration or uncoating; inhibiting viral protein synthesis; or blocking late stages of virus assembly.
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MeSH® ID D000998
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Antiviral Agents Has associated genes Has associated diseases
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View node Viral Fusion Protein Inhibitors