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an enzyme that catalyzes the formation of new DNA and RNA from an existing strand of DNA or RNA

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ARAVIND (2003): <<Evolutionary connection between the catalytic subunits of DNA-dependent RNA polymerases and eukaryotic RNA-dependent RNA polymerases and the origin of RNA polymerases.
Membrane association of the RNA-dependent RNA polymerase is essential for hepatitis C virus RNA replication.
Bayesian phylogenetic tree based on concatenated nucleoprotein, phosphoprotein, matrix protein, fusion protein, hemagglutinin-neuraminidase protein, and RNA-dependent RNA polymerase protein gene sequences of 80 avulaviruses analyzed in a study of avulaviruses in penguins, Antarctica.
A total of 39 of 46 samples were positive in a nested RT-PCR assay targeting the RNA-dependent RNA polymerase gene in the ORF1 (online Technical Appendix) that were suitable for sequencing.
Phylogenetic analysis of the RNA-dependent RNA polymerase gene showed that our virus isolate was closely related to SFTSV strains reported from China and Japan.
Inhibitex is developing a series of proprietary phosphoramidates, or protide nucleoside inhibitors, that target the RNA-dependent RNA polymerase (NS5b) of HCV.
Screening for CoVs was done by nested reverse transcription PCR using broadly reactive oligonucleotide primers targeting a conserved region in the RNA-dependent RNA polymerase (RdRp) gene (online Technical Appendix).
Inhibitex is developing a series of phosphoramidate nucleoside analogues, or protides, which target the RNA-dependent RNA polymerase (NS5b) of HCV.
Full-length viral protein 1 and 639 bp of the 3' RNA-dependent RNA polymerase gene of 4 randomly selected GII-positive strains were amplified (5-7).