CORONAVIRIDAE FAMILY

October 3, 2021 Microbiology 0
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Spread the loveCoronaviridae family is comprised of viruses known as coronaviruses. There are only two genera of viruses in the Coronaviridae family. Coronavirus (which contain […]

FILOVIRIDAE FAMILY

October 2, 2021 Microbiology 0
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Spread the loveFiloviridae family consists of viruses generally known as Filoviruses. Filoviruses have a ss(-)RNA genome. They are enveloped viruses because they have envelope. Viruses […]

ARENAVIRIDAE FAMILY

October 1, 2021 Microbiology 0
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Spread the loveArenaviridae family is comprised of viruses that are transmitted from animals particularly rodents such as mice, rabbits and rats to humans when they […]

REOVIRIDAE FAMILY

September 30, 2021 Microbiology 0
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Spread the loveReoviridae family is a unique family of RNA-containing viruses because it is among the family of RNA viruses that contain viruses which posses […]

ASTROVIRIDAE FAMILY

September 29, 2021 Microbiology 0
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Spread the loveAstroviridae family contains only two genera of viruses; and these include Mamastrovirus (which contain the human Astroviruses and animal Astroviruses) and Avastrovirus (which […]

PICORNAVIRIDAE FAMILY

September 28, 2021 Microbiology 0
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Spread the lovePicornaviridae family represents a large family of virus that causes infections in humans, primates and other mammals. Enteroviruses, polio virus, foot-and-mouth disease virus […]

CALICIVIRIDAE FAMILY

September 27, 2021 Microbiology 0
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Spread the loveCaliciviridae family is a family of non-enveloped viruses that possess a ss(+)RNA genome. Their site of replication is in the cytoplasm of their […]

BORNAVIRIDAE FAMILY

September 26, 2021 Microbiology 0
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Spread the loveBornaviridae family contains only one genus of virus known as Bornavirus. The genus Bornavirus contain only one member species of virus known as […]

ORTHOMYXOVIRIDAE FAMILY

September 25, 2021 Microbiology 0
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Spread the loveOrthomyxoviridae family comprises unique classes of viruses known as Orthomyxoviruses. Orthomyxoviruses causes highly contagious respiratory disease known as influenza or viral flu in […]