VIRUSES lesson 10: Vaccines and anti-virals Quiz

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  1. What does the word “attenuated” mean?1
  2. Which researcher used chemicals to damage the polio virus?1
  3. Immune cells must have whole virus capsids in order to make antibodies.1
  4. Sabin knew exactly how his vaccine worked.1
  5. Only B cells can become memory cells.1
  6. Only immune system cells have MHC-2 receptors.1
  7. Which one is true of Acyclovir?1
  8. Polio’s genome has been completely mapped out, down to every last rung of its RNA.1
  9. There are still some viruses for which we have neither vaccine nor anti-viral medicine.1
  10. How can viruses become resistant to anti-viral medicines?1
  11. Sabin’s attenuated polio vaccine could still infect intestinal cells.1
  12. What is the purpose of an adjuvant?1
  13. There is just one type of influezna vaccine.1
  14. The goal of an anti-viral medicine is to block or break a viral part without harming the body cell.1
  15. Only guanine rungs can be mimicked by anti-viral analogue medicines.1
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