HIV Virus attacks, ARVs and Replication Life Cycle.

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Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is a RNA genomic and a helical symmetry enveloped virus. It attacks and destroys the CD4 cells of the immune system. CD4 cells play a major role in protecting the body from infection. HIV uses the machinery of the CD4 cells to multiply and spread throughout the body. This process, which is carried out in seven steps or stages, is called the HIV life cycle. HIV medicines protect the immune system by blocking HIV at different stages of the HIV life cycle. Antiretroviral therapy (ART) This…