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1. Retrovirus
Any virus in the family Retroviridae that has RNA as its nucleic acid and uses the enzyme reverse transcriptase to copy its genome into the DNA of the host cell's chromosome s. Many cancer s in vertebrates are caused by retroviruses.

2. Retroviruses
Viruses that contain a single strand of RNA as their genetic material and reproduce by copying the RNA into a complementary DNA strand using the enzyme reverse transcriptase . The single-stranded DNA is then copied, and the resulting double-stranded DNA is inserted into a chromosome of the host cell.

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