Which of the following is a function of reverse transcriptase?
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Which of the following is a function of reverse transcriptase?

Select one:

a. It functions as a

RNA-dependent DNA polymerase.

b. It functions as a DNA-dependent DNA polymerase.

c. It functions as a ribonuclease to degrade the viral RNA once it has been copied into DNA. 

d. All of these are functions of reverse transcriptase. 

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