Microbiology: Principles and Explorations 9th Edition

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ISBN 10: 1-11874-316-4
ISBN 13: 978-1-11874-316-4

Chapter 10 - Viruses - Self Quiz - Page 309: 11


(d), 5, Release (c), 1, Adsorption (e), 4, Maturation (b), 2, Penetration (a), 3, Synthesis

Work Step by Step

The following are the replication steps and corresponding description: Release- Departure of new virions from host cell, generally with lysis of host cell; Adsorption- Attachment of viruses to host cell; Maturation- Assembly of newly synthesized viral components into complete virions; Penetration- Entry of virion genome into the host cell; Synthesis- Host metabolic machinery is used to produce new nucleic acid molecules, capsid proteins, and other viral components; The following are the order of steps in replicatio: 1. Adsorption; 2. Penetration; 3. Synthesis; 4. Maturation; 5. Release.
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