Definition of Reverse Transcriptase

RNA-dependent DNA polymerase. enzyme involved in the replication of retroviruses, synthesizing a DNA viral intermediate that is then integrated into the host genome as a provirus.

Reverse Transcriptase is from the group

DNA Polymerase

Other Names for Reverse Transcriptase

Reverse Transcriptase
EC 2.7.7.49
RNA-Dependent DNA Polymerase

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Topics #Reverse Transcriptase EC 2.7.7.49 RNA-Dependent DNA Polymerase