Viral Biorealm

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Viral Biorealm


Molly Schlemmer '08, Shrochis Karki '09, Daniel Barich '05, Ryo Tashiro '09

<font=3>Virus Classification: The Baltimore System

Group I. Double-stranded DNA viruses.

Replicate using host or viral DNA polymerase. Non-enveloped bacteriophages: Myoviridae. Non-enveloped animal viruses: Adenoviridae, Papovaviridae, Phycodnaviridae, Iridoviridae

Enveloped animal viruses Herpesviridae. Herpes I and II cause oral and genital herpes, and varicella virus causes

chickenpox. Poxviridae