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11. Single-stranded RNA viruses can be divided into positively and negatively stranded (sense and anti-sense) genomes, and retroviruses, which make DNA copies of themselves with their own reverse transcriptase before entering the host chromosome and being transcribed back to RNA (Ahlquist 2006).
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