Microbiology: Principles and Explorations 9th Edition

Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 1-11874-316-4
ISBN 13: 978-1-11874-316-4

Chapter 10 - Viruses - Self Quiz - Page 309: 3


(c) They are both obligate intracellular parasites.

Work Step by Step

Viruses and bacterial section containing Rickettsiae and Chlamydiae are both obligate intracellular parasites. Both cannot reproduce outside their host cell and are only reliant on intracellular resources.
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