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Lcm-lassa complex viruses

Lcm-lassa complex viruses

One of two groups of viruses in the arenavirus genus and considered part of the old world complex. It includes lassa virus and lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus, although the latter has worldwide distribution now.


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What sort of jobs can one get with a biology degree ?

... seems like an interesting topic and i know i would enjoy learning about viruses and all the interactions. But, am i really clever enough to become a virologist, it is a pretty complex subject. I would have to do an access course first at a local collage and then ...

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by KF81
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Topic: What sort of jobs can one get with a biology degree ?
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Living or not? (viruses,viroids and prions).

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by Sumanth001
Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:37 pm
 
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Topic: Living or not? (viruses,viroids and prions).
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Refutation of Evolution theory

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by Luxorien
Mon Feb 04, 2013 10:28 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Refutation of Evolution theory
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