Viruses and Bacteria
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Are composed of nucleic acids enclosed in a protien coat and are smaller than the smallest bacteria.
A cell in which the virus replicates.
A virus that infects a bacterium.
The protein coat that covers the virus.
The new virus can then infect other host cells.
a replication cycle in which the virus's nucleic acid is intergrated into the host's cell chromosome.
Viral DNA that is intergrated into a host cells' chromosomes
The RNA virus wityh the most complex replication cycle.
an enzyme that cariies inside it's capsid.
are compsed of single circular strand of RNA with no protein coat.
Compsed of proteins but, have no nucleic acids to carry out gentic information.
They break down and release the energy of inorganic compounds containing sulfur and nitrogen.
a form of asexual reproduction in single-celled organisms by which one cell divides into two cells of the same size
form of sexual reproduction in which paramecia and some prokaryotes exchange genetic information
require oxygen to live
Organisms that cannot live where molecular oxygen is present.
a poison that can harm an organism
Enzymes that convert from N2 into ammonia NH3.
a small asexual spore that develops inside the cell of some bacteria and algae
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