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					Create your own virus
Using your imagination, create a virus that does not already exist.

3 parts

1.Title- include common name of infection and fictional scientific name of
infection (ex: resemble what it looks like or based on what it does)

2.Written Portion:
       –Age group of infection
       –Cycle of infection with description of lytic or lysogenic cycle (from entry
       into the body until signs of the virus show)
       –Vector/Mode of Transmission- how does the virus pass from organism
       to organism?
       –Is your virus a DNA or RNA virus? (Does it stay constant or mutate?)
       –Symptoms of the virus
       –Manifestation of Infection (Signs that virus begins)
       –Prevention and Treatments- How to prevent and cure the virus

3.Drawing of the virus-Colored picture of virus labeled with all of the parts
(Head, DNA or RNA, Tail Sheath, Tail Fiber, Capsid, and Surface

				
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