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How do viruses and prions differ from each other?

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Dr. Soren Singel
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Chemically different

Prions are proteins.
Viruses are nucleic acids - genetic information (rna viruses, dna viruses).

In brief: Chemically different

Prions are proteins.
Viruses are nucleic acids - genetic information (rna viruses, dna viruses).
Dr. Soren Singel
Dr. Soren Singel
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In brief: DNA or RNA:

Viruses have dna or rna, prions have neither.

In brief: DNA or RNA:

Viruses have dna or rna, prions have neither.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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