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Hiv-1 reverse transcriptase

Hiv-1 reverse transcriptase

(Science: enzyme) hiv-1 enzyme responsible for the synthesis of dna from genomic rna of the virus. It is encoded by the pol gene of hiv-1.

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targeting the Aids virus

... shows abilities to STOP and ERADICATE HIV. It inhibits the expression of it's genes, blocks ... somehow use an irreversible inhibitor on the reverse transcriptase enzyme.

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by Sumanth001
Fri Sep 27, 2013 12:40 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: targeting the Aids virus
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Views: 1865

Viral budding

... process of retroviruses with the assistance of reverse transcriptase. Taking the HIV virus as an example, upon completion of viral proteins being ...

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by Poggie
Wed Nov 30, 2011 7:36 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Viral budding
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Views: 1737

Re: no repeat sequences in exons of genes?

I know that sometimes LINES can use reverse transcriptase to insert a mRNA back into DNA and cause diseases ... they evolved has many protein-coding sequences (like HIV... env gag nef pol rev tat vif vpr vpu 9 protein coding ...

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by merv
Mon Oct 03, 2011 1:37 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: no repeat sequences in exons of genes?
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Views: 10330

Re:

... is? Also, I was under the impression that HIV was able to invade the genome because of the presence of Reverse Transcriptase, labelling it a retrovirus. I'm not sure how a connection ...

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by enarees
Sat Feb 26, 2011 1:57 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: AIDS – a tritium disease?
Replies: 23
Views: 13148

AIDS – a tritium disease?

... is? Also, I was under the impression that HIV was able to invade the genome because of the presence of Reverse Transcriptase, labelling it a retrovirus. I'm not sure how a connection ...

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by MillieKittan
Fri Feb 25, 2011 7:04 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: AIDS – a tritium disease?
Replies: 23
Views: 13148
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