Email info@curriculum-press.co.uk Phone 01952 271 318

380. The Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Description

This Biology Factsheet:

  • Describes the outbreak of the latest coronavirus and explains why it spread so rapidly.
  • Describes the structure of the virus.
  • Explains how a virus replicates and causes cell and tissue damage.
  • Reviews how patients are tested for viral infections and may be treated with new drugs and vaccines.
  • Provides some common exam questions on viruses and adds information from examiners reports.

Download Type

.PDF (pdf) 776.115 KB

Date Published

April 2020

ISSN / ISBN

ISSN: 1351-5136

Copyright Disclaimer

The materials published on this website are protected by the Copyright Act of 1988. No part of our online resources may be reproduced or reused for any commercial purpose, or transmitted, in any other form or by any other means, without the prior permission of Curriculum Press Ltd.

Categories & Tags

Similar Resources

A Level Biology

295. Ebola

This Biology Factsheet summarises: • The structure of Ebola. • How Ebola kills people. • Practice...

A Level Biology

392. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

This Biology Factsheet: Describes COPD and its causes.Outlines how COPD affects the lungs.Describes...

A Level Biology

199. Answering Questions on Fisheries Biology

This Biology Factsheet summarises the key principles by reviewing some of the many recent exam...

A Level Biology

37. Ischaemic (Coronary) Heart Disease

This Biology Factsheet: • Defines what is meant by the term ischaemia. • Explores the development...

A Level Biology

243. The Biology of Breast Cancer

This Biology Factsheet: • Describes current trends in breast cancer detection, treatment and...

A Level Biology

134. Cystic Fibrosis

This Biology Factsheet summarises: • What is meant by ‘cystic fibrosis’. • The symptoms of cystic...

A Level Biology

102. Growth and its Measurement

This Biology Factsheet summarises: • What growth is. • The growth in flowering plants and animals....

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
Not Subscribed

Subscribe to A Level Biology to access 650+ resources, plus 15 new Factsheets each year.

Subscribe
Add to Wishlist
Preview
380 The Corona virus COVID 19

Similar Resources

A Level Biology

321. Applied Exam Questions on Lipids

This Biology Factsheet will look at: • Saturated and unsaturated fatty acids and their combination...

A Level Biology

61. Chloroplasts and Mitochondria

This Biology Factsheet will summarise: • The structural similarities and differences between...

A Level Biology

200. The Biology of Bird Flu

This Biology Factsheet summarises what avian influenza is, how it spreads, how it infects humans...

A Level Biology

86. Human Genome Project (HGP)

This Biology Factsheet summarises: • The main aims of the HGP. • Findings of the HGP. • Ethical,...

A Level Biology

308. Testosterone

This Biology Factsheet: • Describes the structure and essential properties of testosterone. •...

A Level Biology

20. Nerves and Synapses

This Biology Factsheet: • Explores the structure of a neurone cell. • Examines the functions of...

A Level Biology

122. Answering Exam Questions on Statistics

This Biology Factsheet discusses strategies for approaching such questions and gives guidance on...

A Level Biology

249. Species’ Range of Tolerance

This Biology Factsheet:• Explains the concept of the range of tolerance.• Reviews recent exam...

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8

Find exactly what you’re looking for.

Popular Searches