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Protein shell enclosing the viral genome
membrane that cloaks the capsid that in turn encloses a viral genome
viruses that infect bacteria
limited variety of hosts a phage can infect
phage reproductive cycle that culminates in the death of the host cell
phage that reproduces only by the lytic cycle
endonuclease that recognizes &cuts DNA molecules foreign to a bacterium
allows replication of the phage without destroying the host
phage capable of using both modes of reproducing within a bacterium
phage genome that has been inserted in to a specific site on a bacterial chromosome
RNA virus that reproduces by transcribing its RNA into DNA &then inserting the DNA into...
Transcribes and RNA template into DNA, providing and RNA --> DNA information flow, the opposite...
The retrovirus that causes AIDS
Symptoms and signs present during the late stages of HIV infection, defined by a specified...
Integrated viral DNA that never leaves the host's genome, remaining a permanent resident of...
Harmless variant or derivative of a pathogen that stimulates the immune system to mount defenses...
General outbreak of a disease
circular RNA molecules that infect plants
Infectious proteins that appear to cause a # of degenerative brain diseases in various animal...