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380. The Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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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.

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April 2020

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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