MCB 141 Developmental Biology
Welcome to MCB 141: Developmental Biology Instructors: Nipam Patel John Gerhart Richard Harland GSIs: Teresa Lee John Young
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Immune evasion by viruses
Viral infections are highly dynamic processes:
The virus must replicate and spread to additional host individuals for longterm survival. This is achieved despite a strong antiviral response.
Cross Kingdom Immunity to Viruses Introduction to Comparative Virology Molecular & Cell Biology 114 Spring, 2010
Peter J. Dailey, Ph.D., MPH Senior Vice President, Research & Development Cepheid
Cross Kingdom Immunity to Viruses
The Host Defense against V
Molecular Evolution of Viruses and Their Hosts Introduction to Comparative Virology PMB/MCB 114 Spring, 2009
Peter J. Dailey, Ph.D., MPH Sr. Vice President, Research & Development Cepheid
Theyre all related
Anatomy of a Virus
Adenovirus (70-90 nm in diameter) Papillomavirus (55 nm in diameter)
-A highly-regular geometric pattern can be recognized.
In general, viruses consist of a nucleic acid genome (ssRNA, dsRNA, ssDNA, or dsDNA) housed inside a protein she
Reading: Text Chapt. 3
Classication provides a rational basis for making testable predictions about biology, replication, transmission, and effects of the virus on the host cell.
Viruses Vary Widely in Particle Size
Some aspects of virus history leading to modern virology.
READING ON B-space: Chapter 1: A selective history on the nature of viruses; Norkin, Virology: Molecular Biology & Pathogenesis
By Andy Jackson Plant & Microbial Biology
Viruses can cause a multitu
Spring 2010 Spring 2009 (4 Units) MWF 2-3pm & Th 5-6:30pm! MWF 2-3 PM, Th c114, ESPM c138)! (PMB c114, MCB 5:30-7 PM Instructors: Britt Glaunsinger & Andy Jackson
How do viruses do what they do?! Text
Learn all about the exciting eld of virology,! inclu
Viral Quantification Practice Homework Questions 2010 Against your advice (and the advice of probably every virologist on Earth), your roommate decides its not worth the effort to get a flu shot this year. Now he is laid up in bed for the next week with t