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Unformatted text preview: Why? f. Double stranded RNA is foreign to chicken cells. (1) Briefly describe one way the cell will degrade the viral RNA. (2) When this process is utilized for RNAi, the results are temporary (the RNA of interest can be found again in the cell days after the RNAi treatment). If performed effectively in the cell against the chicken virus, the results are permanent. Explain the discrepancy. 2. Briefly describe the lytic and lysogenic life cycles. 3. The influenza virus is classified by the specific HA and NA genes it possesses. What are the functions of HA and NA?...
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