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Virology

Virology is the scientific study of virusessndsubmicroscopic, parasitic organisms of genetic material contained in a protein coatsndand virus-like agents. It focuses on the following aspects of viruses: their structure, classification and evolution, their ways to infect and exploit host cells for reproduction, their interaction with host organism physiology and immunity, the diseases they cause, the techniques to isolate and culture them, and their use in research and therapy. Virology is a subfield of microbiology.

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Total Publications
Lifetime
388,385
Prior Five Years
63,560
Total Citations
Lifetime
10,872,942
Prior Five Years
958,903
Total Scholars
Lifetime
51,020
Prior Five Years
24,832

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