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Explain how viroids and prions differ from viruses and give specific examples of diseases caused by these types of infectious agents.

Explain how viroids and prions differ from viruses and give specific examples of diseases caused by these types of infectious agents.

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-Viroids are disease causing molecules of RNA that are... View the full answer

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  • Reference:https://science.howstuffworks.com/life/cellular.../viruses-viroids-and-prions-related1.htm
    • ChelseaJackson
    • Aug 01, 2018 at 4:43pm

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Viriods are plant pathogens that are circular RNA particles that do not have a coat of protein. Viruses on the other hand can... View the full answer

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