Virology Orthomyxoviridae

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Virology Orthomyxoviridae
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2011-04-18 21:18:42
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Virology Orthomyxoviridae
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  1. Orthomyxo virion is __?__.
    compact helical quasi-spherical or filamentous and enveloped
  2. Orthomyxo envelope is derived from __?__.
    plasma membrane
  3. Orthomyxo genome is __?__ and made of __?__.
    • linear (-) ssRNA
    • 6-8 segments.
  4. Examples of Orthomyxo include __?__ (?,?,?).
    influenza A, B, and C
  5. Orthomyxo distinctive characteristics include __?__, __?__, and __?__.
    • Replicate in nucleus
    • mRNA is primed by stolen 5' cap of both cellular pre- and mRNA
    • Undergoes reassortment = New viruses = pandemics

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