oncornavirus


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oncornavirus

(ŏn-kôr′nə-vī′rəs, ŏng-)
n.
Any of a group of viruses that contain single-stranded RNA and cause cancers in birds and mammals.

oncornavirus

1. Oncogenic RNA virus.
2. Retrovirus, see there.

oncornavirus

a member of the subfamily oncornavirinae.

oncornavirus-associated cell membrane antigen
see feline oncornavirus cell membrane antigen (FOCMA).