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  1. prion
  2. bacterial cell
  3. prophage
  4. retroviruses

  5. genetic material and protein capsid

5 True/False questions

  1. What is the term for a particle of nucleic acids and protein that can reproduce only by infecting living cells?virus


  2. This is a type of infection in which the host cell bursts and is destroyed.lysogenic


  3. What term describes any living organism or particle that can cause an infectious disease?viroid


  4. What is distinctive about prions, compared to other pathogens?They contain no genetic material..


  5. What happens to the host cell in a lytic infection?It bursts and releases new viruses.