An Introduction to the Bacteriophage T4 Virus.

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This is a site concerning the characteristics of the T4 virus and how it infects their unsuspecting hosts. The page speaks about how viruses straddle the definition of life, along with a basic description of what viruses are, and how they infect/replicate in host organisms.

Subject: Biology:Ecology:Symbiotic Relations:Mutualism, Biology:Microbiology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations
Grade Level: General Public, Graduate/Professional, College Lower (13-14), High School (9-12), College Upper (15-16)
Topics: Biosphere:Microbiology, Ecology:Symbiotic Relations:Parasitism