Microbiology

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Lodging in viruses Members Public

The greatest thing that can come from hate is love. But, l don't think you will ever love it. You so hate it, because all it does is cause pain, discomfort, and misery. But, not this time around. I may sound like a Shakespeare but without it, you wouldn't have

ASANTEWAA BEATRICE
ASANTEWAA BEATRICE
Microbiology

THE WORLD OF VIRUSES. Members Public

Peter Medawar, defined viruses as a fraction of nucleic acid encircled by bad news. I think he said that because of how viruses have traditionally been assumed in a negative context as agencies accountable for diseases that must be eradicated. Take a look around you.  Everyone is walking with their

ASANTEWAA BEATRICE
ASANTEWAA BEATRICE
Microbiology

THE TWO SIDES OF MICROBES Members Public

Annoying as they may be, they are also suitable helpers just as the role of a wife in the husband's life. They may be one of the most attacked species on earth yet their population is more than all living things combine. Less than 1% of microbes are currently known

FRANCIS DZAMEFE
FRANCIS DZAMEFE
Microbiology

The immune system: Part 1 Members Public

Science states that, out of the microbes(germs) in our environment, only 20% cause infections and less than 1% of bacteria cause diseases. This is shocking due to the numerous diseases in our world. The question is, how do we survive all these? Why don't we fall sick every day

JESSICA MAWU-KOENYA BANSAH
Biology