simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV):

Huber, Jeffrey T.; Gillaspy, Mary L.
October 2000
Encyclopedic Dictionary of AIDS-Related Terminology;2000, p201
Reference Entry
A definition of the term "simian immunodeficiency virus" is presented, which refers to any of a group of viruses structurally similar to the human immunodeficiency virus found in monkeys.


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