VIRUSES lesson 10: Vaccines and anti-virals Quiz

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

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

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

  4. Sabin knew exactly how his vaccine worked.1

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

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

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

  8. Which one is true of Acyclovir?1

  9. What is the purpose of an adjuvant?1

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

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

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

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

  14. Only B cells can become memory cells.1

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

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