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Virus (chapter 6)

def: Particle consisting of nucleic acid (R/DNA) enclosed in a protein coat and capable of replicating within a host cell and spreading from cell to cell. Often the cause of disease.


Vesicle Transport (chapter 15)

def: Transport of material between organelles in the eukaryotic cell via membrane-enclosed vesicles.


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