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Unformatted text preview: b. Viral DNA viral m-RNA host cell ribosomes c. Viral proteins produced at host cell ribosomes d. Viral cores replicated in host cell nucleus e. Viral capsomeres transported into host cell nucleus f. Mature virus particles assembled in host cell nucleus 2. RNA viruses a. Following uncoating, viral RNA core remains in cytoplasm b. Viral RNA may function as m-RNA or produce m-RNA complementary to core c. Viral proteins produced at host cell ribosomes; capsomeres accumulate in cytoplasm of host cell d. Viral RNA cores replicated in host cell cytoplasm e. Assembly takes place in host cell cytoplasm mature virus particles 3. Replication of Retroviruses a. Produce enzyme reverse transcriptase b. Catalyzes reverse transcription c. RNA core in cytoplasm is template for production DNA (one side) d. viral DNA acts as template for complementary side DNA viral DNA e. Viral DNA enters host cell nucleus directs viral replication...
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