RNA virus

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RNA virus

n.
Any of a group of viruses whose genome is composed of RNA, including the retroviruses and picornaviruses.

RNA virus


n.
any virus containing RNA; retrovirus.
[1960–65]
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Su genoma corresponde a un ribovirus de cadena de polaridad positiva, el cual codifica tres proteinas estructurales (de capside, prM y de envoltura) y siete proteinas no estructurales (NS1, NS2a, NS2b, NS3, NS4a, NS4b y NS5) (2,3)