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Virus is a small infectious agent than can only replicate inside the cell of other organism .it consist either RNA OR DNA

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Q: What is a virus made up of?
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Is a virus made up of a cell or cells?

A virus is not made from cells.

What is the signs of having motaba virus?

You want the pathophysiology of a made up virus? They made it up, it doesn't exist.

Is a virus a unicellular organism?

No. A virus is not made up of cells.

What is made up of dead or weakened virus or virus particles?

Vaccines are often made up of dead/weak viruses or particles.

What is covering of virus?

virus consist of two layers: 1. its inner layer is made up of DNA. 2. whereas its outer layer or covering is made up of PROTEIN.......and such virus is known as BACTERIOPHAGE VIRUS

What is a typical virus made of?

A typical virus is made up of a core of genetic material, either RNA or DNA. It is engulfed by a protective coat referred to as a capsid which is made up of protein.

A virus is made of DNA and what?

Its not and what its either made up of DNA or RNA

Is a virus made up of cells?

No, and FYI, a virus isn't living either,and a cell attacted by a virus is called a host cell,

What virus is an RNA virus?

A virus with genes made up of ribonucleic acid, identical to DNA but has the absence of 2 oxygen particles.

What is bob virus?

A Bob virus is a virus that was made by a guy named Bob in 1999. This virus can make your computer blow up sky high and you will die.

What is the coating around a virus's core made of?

It is made of a protein coat called a capsid which is made up of capsomeres. It depends on what virus it is, but it is always a protein of some sort.

What is rabies made of?

Rabies is a virus. It is made up of ribonucleic acid (RNA) / protein.

Some viral infections may be prevented by which is made up of dead of weakened virus or virus particles?


Some viral infections may be prevented by which is made up of dead or weakened virus or virus particles.?


Why is it hard to classify a virus as living or not?

they are not made up of cells

Why is virus consider to be nonliving?

Because all living organisms are made up of cells, however virus is non cellular.

What is bigger a molecule or a virus?

Of course a virus is bigger. Viruses contain DNA which is a polymer made up of many molecules.

What is the innermost core of a virus structure made up of?

The inner core is made of either DNA or RNA.

What is a prophage made of?

A prophage is made up of proteins that replicate a virus within a cellular structure. The virus does not disrupt the cellular structure of the bacteria, and waits for the lytic cycle to begin so it can replicate.

What type of macromolecules make up the capsid of a virus?

it is made up of protien

What is virus made of?

virus is made of DNA surrounded by the proteinn coat

Classification of virus?

A virus uses an organism as a host and usually causes it to get sick or perish. It is made up of DNA, a protein layer, and lipids on the outside.

What innermost portion of a virus's structure is made up of?

either DNA or RNA but not both.

What is motoba vrius?

The Motoba virus does not exist. It was a made up virus name that was used in the 1995 movie titled Outbreak. The virus was supposed to have caused people who were infected by it to hemorrhage from all bodily orifices.

A virus is a non cellular particle made up of?

A virus is a non cellular particle made up of a protein coat enclosing the nucleic acid. When a virus invades a cell, it takes over the machinery of the cell to produce new virus. Virus may cause diseases by destroying the cell membranes of the host cells or stopping the synthesis of nucleic acids or proteins in the host. (from biology textbook)