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Lentivirus (includes HIV)

(Life: Viruses: Retroid viruses: Retroviridae)

  • Bovine lentiviruses (e.g. Bovine immunodeficiency virus, Jembrana disease virus)
  • Equine lentiviruses (e.g. Equine infectious anemia virus)
  • Feline lentiviruses (e.g. Feline immunodeficiency virus)
  • Ovine/caprine lentivirus (e.g. Caprine arthritis-encephalitis virus, Ovine lentivirus, Visna virus)
  • Primate lentivirus group
    • Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
      • Human immunodeficiency virus type 1
      • Human immunodeficiency virus type 2
      • Human immunodeficiency virus type 3
    • Simian AIDS retrovirus SRV-1
      • Human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 4
      • Simian immunodeficiency virus 

Text by Hamish Robertson  

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