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Any of a group of viruses including those that in humans cause upper respiratory infections or infectious pinkeye.Viruses that are often found in the lymphatic tissue deemed the adenoids. These viruses target the respiratory system.

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Sequence allignment questions

... d. Are there any other amino acids which are important for human adenovirus 1B function (had), but not for ns5 (chickxns5) ? If there are any, again indicate ALL these on your alignment and explain your reasoning.

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by TToe
Fri Nov 23, 2012 7:10 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Sequence allignment questions
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How can an adenovirus gain the host cell's genetic info

I.e Why would a gene in adenovirus be similar to its host cell gene?

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by TToe
Fri Nov 23, 2012 5:48 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: How can an adenovirus gain the host cell's genetic info
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Views: 1266

Does the adenovirus produce a provirus?

by TToe
Fri Nov 23, 2012 5:21 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Does the adenovirus produce a provirus?
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Views: 1069

Biology Questions

... other. 3. With alcohol fermentation (anaerobic respiration in yeasts?), is ethanol the only alcohol produced? 4. According to my textbook, "adenoviruses / DNA viruses replicate in the infected cell's cytoplasm". Is this correct? Or do they replicate in the nucleus of the cell? 5. Also, ...

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by freedompeace
Mon Apr 04, 2011 10:44 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Biology Questions
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Re: Determining mRNA sequences

... article we are suppose to design an experiment to detect these 3' UTR sequence elements. One of the transgenes in the article is beta globin with adenovirus major late intron inserted in. I just don't understand what tests would be used in order to determine the sequence elements that recruit ...

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by id10t
Thu Mar 03, 2011 8:04 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Determining mRNA sequences
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