3 which of the following diseases does a linear

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3. Which of the following diseases does a linear, double-stranded DNA virus cause? A. Measles B. Mumps C. Rubella D. B and C E. None of the above
4. What disease displays as a secondary characteristic swelling of the testes/ovaries and pancreas?
5. A patient diagnosed with German measles may additionally experience what disease? Select all that apply.
1. You go to visit a friend who has chickenpox. While visiting what are 2 things you will be sure to avoid so that you don’t also become infected?
2. True or False. Someone who had chickenpox as a child is likely to develop shingles while in college, where the median age of college students is 18-22 years old.
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3. True or False. Similar to chickenpox, the blisters that appear with Shingles can cover the entire body.
4. A person who has neither previously had chickenpox nor been administered the VZV vaccine is exposed to someone with an active VZV (shingles) outbreak and becomes infected. Explain why (or why not) the person will only develop shingles.
1. While traveling abroad, should you be worried about coming into contact with either the Variola major or Variola minor viruses?
2. What small (~30nm) single-stranded, non-enveloped RNA virus causes temporary or permanent paralysis by infiltrating (infecting) motor neurons within the spinal cord, brain stem or motor cortex?
3. Described the main underlining differences between the Salk and Sabin polio vaccine.
4. Which subtype of Influenza is the most virulent?
1. A drug company is trying to develop a new drug that will inhibit the release of newly produced viral particles. Would the drug company target hemagglutinin proteins or neuraminidase proteins? Why?
2. Explain why the flu shot given each year may not be 100% effective at preventing the flu?
1. True or False. The viral capsid of HIV is dumbbell shaped and contains ~2,000 copies of the viral protein p24.
2. The HIV surface glycoprotein gp120 binds what host cellular receptor?
3. An individual infected with HIV is placed on anti-retroviral medication. Describe how the medication will affect the virus.
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