Definitions for reverse transcriptase inhibitor
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reverse transcriptase inhibitor(noun)
an antiviral drug that inhibits the action of reverse transcriptase in retroviruses such as HIV
Reverse-transcriptase inhibitors are a class of antiretroviral drugs used to treat HIV infection or AIDS, and in some cases hepatitis B. RTIs inhibit activity of reverse transcriptase, a viral DNA polymerase that is required for replication of HIV and other retroviruses.
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