Chapter 27: Viruses

Must Know

Viral structure = capsid, nucleic acid (DNA or RNA), envelope
Bacteriophage
Lytic life cycle
Lysogenic cycle and prophages
HIV and its "life cycle"
Retrovirus
Reverse transcriptase
Prions
Viroids

Instructors: Professor Clyde Herreid, herreid@buffalo.edu
and Professor Chuck Fourtner: fourtner@buffalo.edu
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