Viruses and Bacteria Essay by The Research Group

Viruses and Bacteria
Describes the structure and function of viruses and bacteria.
# 72797 | 900 words | 2 sources | APA | 2004 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2004 in Medical and Health (General) , Biology (General)

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This paper explains the structure, composition and function of viruses and bacteria. The paper also describes a disease caused by a virus and its treatment as well as a virus caused by a bacterium and its treatment. In addition, the paper discusses the development of antibiotic resistance by bacteria.

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"Viruses are not composed of cells and cannot metabolize or multiply on their own. They consist of either DNA or RNA in from four to thousands of genes surrounded by a protein coat. Sometimes there is an additional coat surrounding the protein. Viruses can be as small as ribosomes or large enough to be seen under a normal light microscope. The genes of a virus can be composed of single-stranded or double-stranded DNA or RNA and the coat can consists of one..."

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