VIRUSES lesson 10: Vaccines and anti-virals Quiz

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  1. Only guanine rungs can be mimicked by anti-viral analogue medicines.1

  2. Immune cells must have whole virus capsids in order to make antibodies.1

  3. The goal of an anti-viral medicine is to block or break a viral part without harming the body cell.1

  4. Which researcher used chemicals to damage the polio virus?1

  5. Sabin’s attenuated polio vaccine could still infect intestinal cells.1

  6. How can viruses become resistant to anti-viral medicines?1

  7. Which one is true of Acyclovir?1

  8. What is the purpose of an adjuvant?1

  9. There is just one type of influezna vaccine.1

  10. Only immune system cells have MHC-2 receptors.1

  11. Polio’s genome has been completely mapped out, down to every last rung of its RNA.1

  12. Sabin knew exactly how his vaccine worked.1

  13. What does the word “attenuated” mean?1

  14. There are still some viruses for which we have neither vaccine nor anti-viral medicine.1

  15. Only B cells can become memory cells.1

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