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CH_19_STUDENT_OUTLINE_Spring_2010

CH_19_STUDENT_OUTLINE_Spring_2010 - Chapter 19 The...

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Chapter 19: The Diversity of Viruses, Prokaryotes, and Protists
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Viruses Characteristics of a virus: 2 major components constitute a virus :
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Relative Sizes of Microorganisms
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Additional Viral Characteristics Viruses:
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Viruses Are Host-Specific
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Treating Diseases With Viruses Bacteriophages can treat bacterial diseases Rise in bacterial antibiotic resistance makes standard drugs less effective Bacteriophages specifically target host bacteria Bacteriophages are harmless to human body cells Bacteriophages Bacterial cell
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Viruses of Multicellular Organisms Are Specific
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Viruses of Multicellular Organisms Are Specific
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HIV virus
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Viral Infections Are Difficult to Treat
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Viruses as Biological Weapons
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Viroids
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Prions
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Kuru Is Similar to Other Diseases
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Where Did Viruses, Viroids, and Prions Come From?
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