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A retrovirus is an RNA virus that is replicated in a host cell via the enzyme reverse transcriptase to produce DNA from its RNA genome. The DNA is then incorporated into the host's genome by an integrase enzyme. The virus...
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retrovirus n. , pl. -ruses . Any of a group of viruses, many of which produce tumors, that contain RNA and reverse transcriptase, including the
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Retrovirus, any virus belonging to the family Retroviridae, whose members share a unique method of replicating copying themselves when they infect...
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Retrovirus | Macmillan Genetics. Retrovirus summary with 5 pages of encyclopedia entries, ... This DNA copy of the retrovirus genome is referred to as the ...
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Retrovirus summary with 19 pages of encyclopedia entries, essays, summaries, research information, and more. ... A retrovirus is any virus belonging to the ...
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1960's: Howard Temin knew that retrovirus genomes were composed of RNA and ... Retrotransposons - endogenous retrovirus-like genetic elements: ...
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In addition to RNA, retrovirus particles also contain the enzyme reverse ... When a retrovirus infects a cell, it injects its RNA into the cytoplasm of that ...
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Society for General Microbiology (Download Article on Retrovirus Mutation Rates) ... Human retroviruses in the second decade: a personal perspective. ...
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A The structure of the RNA genome of the mature retrovirus ... How can a retrovirus provide its own control promotors and enhancers if they are ...
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Collection of tools and reference sequences for retrovirus research ... Browse and select retrovirus reference genomes by taxonomy ...
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A retrovirus is a virus which has a genome consisting of two identical plus sense RNA molecules. ... The term "retro" in retrovirus refers to this reversal of ...
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Popular description of the life cycle of retroviruses. ... HIV-2, the agents that cause AIDS, are retroviruses. ... A typical, "minimal" retrovirus consists of: ...
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A retrovirus is a type of RNA virus that contains the enzyme reverse ... The genome of the retrovirus is then inserted into the DNA of a host cell with ...
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Encyclopedia article about Retrovirus. Information about Retrovirus in the Columbia Encyclopedia, Computer Desktop Encyclopedia, computing dictionary. retroviruses
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retrovirus (REH-troh-VY-rus) ... The virus that causes AIDS, the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), is a type of retrovirus. ...
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Retroviruses are viruses that reverse-transcribe their RNA into DNA for ... Human endogenous retroviruses in health and disease: a symbiotic perspective" ...
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Several new retrovirus receptors have recently been successfully identified and ... Identifying retrovirus receptors that have eluded recognition for years now puts ...
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Developed by Baylor College of Medicine, BioEd Online provides up-to-date ... virus is of a type called a retrovirus, which can insert copies of its genetic ...
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Get information, facts, and pictures about retrovirus at Encyclopedia.com. ... retro virus. Elia and the retrovirus. TNT (AC/DC cover by RetroVirus) live ...
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