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Flashcards in Micro - High Yield Virus Genomes and Annoying things that keep coming up Deck (30):
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What is ICAM-1

Inter Cellular Adhesion Molecule 1

-codes for a cell surface glycoprotein on epithelial cells

2

Which virus is associated with ICAM-1?

Rhinovirus

3

Which fungi is associated with diabetics and have hyphae that branch at 90 degree angles?

Mucor, Rhizopus, Absidia

Cause Mucormycosis

4

PainFUL chancre and lymphadenopathy in male groin

Haemophilus ducreyi

These chancres "do make you cry"

5

Soft chancre looks a lot like syphillus but isn't

H. ducreyi - ChancrOID disease.

6

It's not syphillus
It's not herpes

Chancroid disease caused by Haemophilus ducreyi

7

Asplenics beware of these bugs!

Strep pneumo, H influenza, N. meningitis

"SHiN"

8

Asplenics and Sickle cell beware of this bug!

Salmonella

9

Only RNA virus that replicates in the nucleus

Orthomyxovirus

10

All RNA viruses are single stranded except . . .

ReoVirus. The only Double stranded RNA virus

11

RNA negative viruses cannot be read and must bring their own . . .

RNA polymerases

12

T/F

RNA positive viruses can be read by host machinery

True

13

All RNA viruses replicate in the nucleus EXCEPT

Orthomyxovirus

14

Causes aplastic anemia in sickle cell patients

Parvovirus B19

15

Causes hydrops fetalis

Parvovirus
CMV

16

Cryoglobulins are associated with which Hepatitis?

Hep"C" for "C"ryoglobulins

17

Live attenuated vaccines

Small pox
Yellow fever
Rotavirus
Chicken pox
Polio (Sabin)
MMR
Intranasal Influenza

18

Killed vaccines

Rabies
Influenza (injected)
Polio (Salk)
hAv

"RIP Always"

19

The only virus to take its coat from the nucleus

herpes

20

All DNA viruses are double stranded EXCEPT this one

Parvoviridae

It's a small, single stranded "Par t of a virus"

21

All DNA viruses are linear except these 3 "P" viruses

Papilloma
Polyoma
hePadna

22

The only single stranded DNA viruses

Parvoviridae

23

The only circular DNA viruses

Papilloma
Polyoma
hePadna

24

All DNA viruses replicate in the nucleus EXCEPT

Poxvirus

*carries own DNA dependent RNA polymerase (an RNA polymerase that works on DNA as a template)

25

All RNA viruses replicate in the cytoplasm EXCEPT

Retroviruses and Influenza

26

Protozoa that causes intracranial calcifications

Toxoplasma gondii

27

Soap bubbles in the brain

Crypotococcal neoformans

*not dimorphic

28

All DNA viruses are icosahedral EXCEPT

Poxvirus

*complex structure
*also only one that replicates in the cytoplasm

29

All DNA viruses are

HHAPPPPy

Hepadna
Herpes
Adeno
Pox
Parvo
Papilloma
Polyoma

30

Which virus causes Temporal lobe encephalitis?

HSV-1