Ribonuclease H, Human Immunodeficiency Virus
HIV RNAse H
HIV Ribonuclease H
RNAse H, HIV
Ribonuclease H, HIV
A ribonuclease activity that is a component of the HIV REVERSE TRANSCRIPTASE. It removes the RNA strand of the RNA-DNA heteroduplex produced by reverse transcription. Once the RNA moiety is removed a double stranded DNA copy of the HIV RNA can be synthesized.