Murine leukaemia virus

murine leukaemia virus

(Science: virology) A group of type C retroviruses infecting mice and causing in some strains lymphatic leukaemia after a long latent period. Nearly all are replication competemt and v onc minus.

See: Abelson leukaemia virus.

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