Read the following statements that describe an HIV infection. What is the correct order in which they occur?

1) Viral DNA enters nucleus and inserts itself into host DNA.
2) Virus attaches to host cell membrane.
3) Virus coat fuses with cell membrane and viral RNA enters the cell.
4) The new viruses bud off from the host cell membrane.
5) Viral mRNA directs the host cell to assemble viral proteins.
6) Reverse transcriptase uses viral RNA as a template to make viral DNA.
Question 2 options:

A. 3,2,1,5,6,4

B. 3,2,1,6,5,4

C. 2,3,1,5,6,4

D. 2,3,6,1,5,4

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