Virus and Bacteria
Virus - A virus is a capsule of protein that contains genetic material. A virus cannot reproduce on its own; it must infect a living cell to grow.
Bacteria - Bacteria are one-celled organisms that live on their own. They can multiply and reproduce by subdivision
A description of the virus or bacteria’s shape and size.
Streptococcus mutans is a bacteria of round chains.
Who is most likely to be infected with this virus or bacteria?
The vast majority of the people who are infected by Streptococcus mutans are people who don’t have good oral hygien
Historically, infectious diseases have been affecting humanity for hundred of years and now they are the biggest killers of kids and young adults in the world producing more than thirteen millions of deaths in a year. Thirty new infectious diseases have been discovered during th
Common respiratory diseases treated by respiratory care physicians and other specialists include:
* Asthma - constriction of hypersensitive airways;
* Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) - lung disease causing shortness of breath;
* Chronic Bronchitis - inflammation and permanen
Nowadays, people between 20 and 30 are suffering from cardiac complications. One of the major factors, if not the foremost factor, responsible is ascent in stress at an early age. Stress is a corporal, psychological or even responsive response to events that triggers physical o
1. How is prejudice a major theme presented in the novel “To Kill a Mockingbird.”
Prejudice is a bad thing that should not happen in our life. But yet, because of hatred towards each other, it happens through out the world. Prejudice is also a feeling and action of oppression and discriminat
"Traces of the Stealth_c Virus have been found in memory. Reboot to a clean system disk before continuing with this installation
" This was the message staring back at me from one of the computer monitors at my office. Questions raced through my mind. "Stealth_c?" "What's a system disk?" "How a
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Introduction ………………………………………………………………. 3
Overview …………………………………………………………………. 4
What is Asthma …………………………………………………………... 5
If I were a virus and were attacking the immune system I would have to overcome the non-specific and specifics defenses.
To begin with I will go through some non-specific defenses. Inflammation is a complex reaction of the in
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War against and for water and its infections
Did you know that according to the http://www.wateraidamerica.org website around 783 million people in the world do not have access to safe water? This is around 11% of the world’s population. Also around 2.5 billion people in the world do not have acc
Type A Influenza Virus Essay
Influenza: a virus that replicates, mutates, spreads among species, and the cause of the recent H1N1 scare is definitely an apparent danger to humans today.
Type A influenza is an RNA virus that ‘reproduces’ through replication. The virus particles are surround
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THE FACULTY OF ARTS & SCIENCES
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Should Teens Have Premarital Sex?
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Up to the present, to define whether virus is organism or not are one of the most difficult problems. Even scientists can not give an explicit answer about what they are. For the several decades, many scientists try to deny virus is organism. However, their en
Prescribing antibiotic therapy over the phone for reported symptoms isn’t a good practice. Because bacterial infections are caused by bacteria and viral infections are caused by viruses. The differences between bacteria and viruses are that antibiotic drugs usually kill bacteria, but they aren’t
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Bacteria and Viruses
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Bacteria and Viruses
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Identify the differences between bacteria viruses, Fungi and Parasites.
Viruses are pieces of nucleic acid (DNA or RNA) wrapped in a thin coat of protein that replicate only within the cells of living hosts.
Bacteria are one-cell microorganisms with a simple cellular organization whose nucleus la
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Definition of Pathogen and research into the main features of bacteria, protozoa, fungi and viruses.
Pathogens, or infectious agents, are microorganisms that cause disease or illness to their host. There are divided into four groups; bacteria, protozoa, fungi and viruses. The term pat