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Ch. 1 - Introduction to Microbiology
Ch. 2 - Disproving Spontaneous Generation
Ch. 3 - Chemical Principles of Microbiology
Ch. 4 - Water
Ch. 5 - Molecules of Microbiology
Ch. 6 - Cell Membrane & Transport
Ch. 7 - Prokaryotic Cell Structures & Functions
Ch. 8 - Eukaryotic Cell Structures & Functions
Ch. 9 - Microscopes
Ch. 10 - Dynamics of Microbial Growth
Ch. 11 - Controlling Microbial Growth
Ch. 12 - Microbial Metabolism
Ch. 13 - Photosynthesis
Ch. 15 - DNA Replication
Ch. 16 - Central Dogma & Gene Regulation
Ch. 17 - Microbial Genetics
Ch. 18 - Biotechnology
Ch. 21 - Viruses, Viroids, & Prions
Ch. 22 - Innate Immunity
Ch. 23 - Adaptive Immunity
Ch. 24 - Principles of Disease
Symbiotic Relationships
The Human Microbiome
Characteristics of Infectious Disease
Stages of Infectious Disease Progression
Koch's Postulates
Molecular Koch's Postulates
Bacterial Pathogenesis
Introduction to Pathogenic Toxins
Exotoxins Cause Damage to the Host
Endotoxin Causes Damage to the Host
Exotoxins vs. Endotoxin Review
Immune Response Damage to the Host
Introduction to Avoiding Host Defense Mechanisms
1) Hide Within Host Cells
2) Avoiding Phagocytosis
3) Surviving Inside Phagocytic Cells
4) Avoiding Complement System
5) Avoiding Antibodies
Viruses Evade the Immune Response

Concept #1: Intro to How Viruses Evade the Immune Response

Concept #2: 1) Viruses Prevent Antiviral Effects of AVPs

Practice: Host cells that are infected with a virus should undergo apoptosis. However, some viruses can prevent host cells from undergoing apoptosis and thus allowing the virus to continue to replicate within the infected cell. All of the following are ways viruses prevent host cell apoptosis except which of these answers?

Practice: A virus that causes the infected host cell to express and present “fake” MHC I molecules on its surface is evading detection from which host immune cells?

Practice: Some viruses want to be engulfed by phagocytic immune cells. These viruses use some of the same survival mechanisms that bacterial pathogens use to survive and replicate within a phagocyte. Those mechanisms include all of the following except which of these answers?

Practice: Which of the following statements about viruses is false?