Retroviridae


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Retroviridae

[‚re·trə′vir·ə‚dī]
(virology)
A family of ribonucleic acid (RNA)-containing animal viruses characterized by spherical enveloped virions containing two single-stranded RNA molecules and reverse transcriptase, includes the subfamilies Oncovirinae, Spumavirinae, and Lentivirinae.
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Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV 1) is assigned to genus Lentivirus, subfamily Orthoretrovirinae, family Retroviridae.
Viruses reported in marine shellfish include Herperviridae, Iridoviridae, Papovaridae, Togaviridae, Retroviridae, Reviridae, and Paramyxoviridae.
Los virus de la inmunodeficiencia humana (VIH) son miembros del genero de los Lentivirus de la familia Retroviridae que pueden infectar tanto a humanos como a primates (1).
Human O-lymphotropic virus type E (HTLV-1), (3) a member of the retroviridae family, infects primarily CD4-positive cells (1-3).
Los virus que infectan los linfocitos T humanos HTLV-I/II se encuentran estrechamente relacionados con los oncovirus en la familia retroviridae (Wong-Staal, F.
AIDS is caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), a lentivirus within the family Retroviridae.
Es causada por el virus de la leucemia bovina (VLEB), que es un deltaretrovirus de la familia Retroviridae (Baruta et al.
To the Editor: Bovine leukemia virus (BLV), a deltaretrovirus in the family Retroviridae, is the causative agent of enzootic bovine leukosis (EBL).
A Leucose Enzootica Bovina (LEB) e uma doenca infecto-contagiosa de carater cronico causada pelo Bovine Leukenia Virus (BLV), um retrovirus, da familia Retroviridae, subfamilia Orthoretrovirinae, genero Deltaretrovirus (ICTV, 2009).
MVV es un lentivirus ovino perteneciente a la familia Retroviridae que guarda gran similitud con el virus de la encefalitis-artiritis caprina (CAEV) aislado en 1980 por primera vez en EE.
O virus pertence a familia Retroviridae, genero Lentivirus.