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Viral Entry Into a Cell & Transmission

  • Mechanisms for Viral Infection
    • Attachment
    • Membrane fusion
    • Pore formation
    • Penetration
  • Viral Transmission
    • Aerosol
    • Contaminated food
    • Arthropods
    • Sexual contact
    • Transplanted organ or tissue

Viral Entry Into a Cell & Transmission

Lecture Slides are screen-captured images of important points in the lecture. Students can download and print out these lecture slide images to do practice problems as well as take notes while watching the lecture.

  • Intro 0:00
  • Medical Virology 0:27
    • Viral Entry Into a Cell
    • Viral Transmission
  • Viral Entry into Cells 0:53
    • Attachment
    • Membrane Fusion
    • Pre Formation
    • Penetration
  • Transmission of Viruses 2:34
    • Aerosol
    • Contaminated Food
    • Arthropods
    • Sexual Contact
    • Organ and Tissue Transplant
  • Site of Virus Entry 6:17
    • Respiratory Tract
    • GI Tract
    • Urethra, Vagina, Anus
    • Skin
    • Conjunctiva
    • Type of Cell Best Suited for Virus
  • Example 1 9:23
  • Example 2 10:13