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the difference between Viruses and Bacteria.

About microscopic forms of life, including Bacteria, Archea, protozoans, algae and fungi. Topics relating to viruses, viroids and prions also belong here.

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Postby MillieKittan » Thu Feb 24, 2011 9:54 am

Yeah...the differences between the two are quite significant.

If you're searching for the differences, try researching them separately instead, and put the characteristics into a table for easy comparison. The differences should become obvious then.
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Postby BruceWayne » Sun Mar 25, 2012 11:05 pm

In the image posted by qqsvery bacteria A and B are making love and probably exchanging genetic material. Viruses can recombine to generate new viruses with diverse genetic make up, but not in such romantic way as bacteria.
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