ecotropic virus

ec·o·tro·pic vi·rus

a retrovirus that does not produce disease in its natural host but does replicate in tissue culture cells derived from the host species.
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ec·o·tro·pic vi·rus

(ek'ō-trō'pik vī'rŭs)
An oncornavirus that does not produce disease in its natural host but does replicate in tissue culture cells derived from the host species.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012