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Virus

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A virus is a small infectious agent that replicates only inside the living cells of other organisms. Viruses can infect all types of life forms, from animals and plants  ...

Introduction to the Viruses

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Viruses depend on the host cells that they infect to reproduce. When found outside of host cells, viruses exist as a protein coat or capsid, sometimes enclosed ...

What is a Virus? - News Medical

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Feb 28, 2013 ... Viruses are tiny organisms that may lead to mild to severe illnesses in humans, animals and plants. This may include flu or a cold to something ...

What Are Viruses? - Live Science

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Jan 5, 2016 ... Viruses are microscopic parasites that lack the capacity to thrive and reproduce outside of a host body.

Viruses - BrainPOP

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In this educational animated movie about Health learn about infections, sickness, replication, influenza, hepatitis, ebola, HIV, AIDS, and diseases.

What is a Virus? What is a Viral Infection? - Medical News Today

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Jun 17, 2015 ... A virus (from the Latin virus meaning toxin or poison) is a microscopic organism consisting of genetic material (RNA or DNA) surrounded by a ...

virus | biology | Britannica.com

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Jan 8, 2016 ... The earliest indications of the biological nature of viruses came from studies in 1892 by the Russian scientist Dmitry I. Ivanovsky and in 1898 by ...

Origin of Viruses | Learn Science at Scitable - Nature

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The evolutionary history of viruses represents a fascinating, albeit murky, topic for virologists and cell biologists. Because of the great diversity among viruses, ...

The Big Picture Book of Viruses - the Virology on the WWW

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List of Virus Families viral families with example viruses. List of Individual Viruses all named viruses, listed with their assigned family. by Structure/Genome:.

The Big Picture Book of Viruses - Viruses by Name

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This page contains a list of all recognized virus names. Next to each name within this complete list is the virus family to which each virus has been assigned.

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Viruses | An Open Access Virology Journal from MDPI - MDPI.com

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Viruses — Open Access Virology Journal. Viruses (ISSN 1999-4915; CODEN: VIRUBR) is an open access journal of virology published monthly online by MDPI .

Viruses - MicrobeWorld

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Viruses are strange things that straddle the fence between living and non-living. On the one hand, if they're floating around in the air or sitting on a doorknob, ...

What is a Virus? - Encyclopedia of Life

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A definition of viruses, with links to examples, collections and related resources.