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Glossary

Abortion

Adsorption

Agglutination

Amino acid sequence

Antigenetic shift

Antigenetic-Drift

Cytopathic

Cytoplasma

ELISA (Enzyme Linked Immuno sorbent Assay)

Endocytosis

Erythrocytes

Gel electrophoresis

Gene pool

Genome

Genotypes

Haemagglutination inhibition test (HI test)

Heterogeneity

Histopathology

Immunoassay

Immunofluorescence

Immunohistochemistry

Immunostaining

Incubation period

Infection, chain of

Mutation

Mutation rate

Nucleic acids

Nucleocapsid

Orthomyxovirus

Pandemic

Pleomorphic

Polymerase chain reaction (PCR)

Predisposition

Prevalence

Primer

Reassortment

Reciproc

Reciprocal

Replication cycle

RNA (ribonucleic acid)

Secondary infection

Seroprevalence

Serum (blood serum)

Species barrier

Spherical

Subtype

Titer

Tropism

Virion

Zoonosis

Zoonotic potential