Unformatted text preview: shape. HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) The infectious agent that causes AIDS. HIV is a retrovirus. host range The limited range of host cells that each type of virus can infect. lysogenic cycle (li´-so-jen´-ik) A type of phage reproductive cycle in which the viral genome becomes incorporated into the bacterial host chromosome as a prophage and does not kill the host....
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2011 for the course BIO V23.0012 taught by Professor Borowsky during the Spring '10 term at NYU.
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