Synonyms: ribonucleate nucleotidyltransferase activity, ribonucleate polymerase activity, ribonucleic acid polymerase activity, ribonucleic acid transcriptase activity, ribonucleic polymerase activity, ribonucleic transcriptase activity, RNA nucleotidyltransferase activity, RNA transcriptase activity
Definition: Catalysis of the reaction: nucleoside triphosphate + RNA(n) = diphosphate + RNA(n+1); the synthesis of RNA from ribonucleotide triphosphates in the presence of a nucleic acid template.
GO:0016779 - nucleotidyltransferase activity
GO:0003899 - DNA-directed RNA polymerase activity (7)
Unification Links: GO:0034062
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