HTLV-III
noun Date: 1984 HIV-1

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  • HTLV-III — Abreviatura de virus linfotrópico de células T humanas tipo III. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • HTLV-III — (āch tē ĕl vē thrēʹ) n. HIV.   [human T cell lymphotropic virus III.] * * * …   Universalium

  • HTLV-III — ˈthrē noun ( s) : HIV 1 herein * * * HTLV III or HTLV 3 (no periods), the retrovirus that causes AIDS by invading and destroying the helper T cells of the body; HIV: »Unlike many viruses, which have only a few strains, HTLV III comprises a great… …   Useful english dictionary

  • HTLV-III — Old abbreviation for human T cell lymphotropic virus type III. See human immunodeficiency virus. * * * human T cell lymphotrophic virus type III * * * HTLV III thrē n HIV 1 * * * human T cell lymphotropic virus type III; see human… …   Medical dictionary

  • HTLV-III — /eɪtʃ ti ɛl vi ˈθri/ (say aych tee el vee three) noun a type of retrovirus which causes AIDS. Also, HTLV 3. {H(uman) T( cell) L(ymphotropic) V(irus type) III} …   Australian English dictionary

  • HTLV III — human T cell lymphotropic virus type III (Medical » Physiology) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • HTLV-III — • human T cell lymphotrophic virus type III …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • HTLV-III — See HIV …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • HTLV-3 — human T cell lymphotropic virus type 3. See under AIDS virus. Also, HTLV III. * * * HTLV III or HTLV 3 (no periods), the retrovirus that causes AIDS by invading and destroying the helper T cells of the body; HIV: »Unlike many viruses, which have… …   Useful english dictionary

  • HTLV — Abbreviation for human T cell lymphoma/leukemia virus. * * * human T lymphotropic virus * * * HTLV .āch .tē .el vē n any of several retroviruses that formerly included the original strain of the AIDS virus before it was grouped with other strains …   Medical dictionary

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