The Molecules of HIV

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Nevirapine

An article from "The Molecules of HIV" (c) Dan Stowell
www.mcld.co.uk/hiv

A nonnucleoside reverse%20transcriptase">reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI).

Whereas nucleoside RT inhibitors work by being incorporated into the newly-synthesised DNA strand, a nevirapine molecule works by binding to an RT molecule, rendering it ineffective.

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