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(noun) Plural form of virus.

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

... a thirst for knowledge and i enjoy learning how nature works. Virology 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 ...

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by KF81
Sun Mar 22, 2015 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What sort of jobs can one get with a biology degree ?
Replies: 3
Views: 140

Re: antibiotics vs antibacterial drugs..

... by a microorganism which in low concentration inhibit the growth of some other cellular microorganisms (including bacteria and fungi etc but *not* viruses), but the restriction to biological sources has been abandoned by many users of the term. In any case, even with the restriction to natural ...

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by alQpr
Wed Feb 04, 2015 12:54 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: antibiotics vs antibacterial drugs..
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Views: 7703

Basic Knowledge about DNA Extraction

DNA Extraction is the process of removing deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) existing in cells or viruses , normally as an early step in many diagnostic processes used to detect bacteria and viruses in the environment as well as to diagnose disease and genetic disorders. Many ...

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by 2444256703
Thu Jan 22, 2015 8:56 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Basic Knowledge about DNA Extraction
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Views: 738

Re: Beginner Microbiologist, looking for a place to start.

... the Krebs cycle (e.g. the glyoxylate shunt), variations of fermentation, phylogeny of the organisms traditionally part of microbiology (bacteria, viruses, protozoa, algae), old (five kingdom) and new (three kingdom) classifications of life, cell envelope structural differences within and between ...

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by jonmoulton
Mon Dec 15, 2014 5:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Beginner Microbiologist, looking for a place to start.
Replies: 1
Views: 1070

Virus Questions [Science Fiction]

Don't listen to him. he has no imagination. Viruses can't translate their genetic material into proteins except by hijacking a cell. It will have to build its body from inside the host. Maybe this virus hijacks the reproductive system to grow itself. ...

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by wildfunguy
Wed Dec 03, 2014 12:31 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Virus Questions [Science Fiction]
Replies: 3
Views: 1465
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