Viruses: What are They? What do They Do?

Learn about the numerous types of viruses that infect not only humans but plants and animals as well. Everyone will experience a virus at some point in their life, whether it be as minor as the common cold or something more serious. In this course, you'll learn about:

  • The common virus structure and anatomy
  • How viruses reproduce
  • Virus taxonomy
  • Classifications
  • How viruses are transmitted
  • Specific case studies such as Swine flu, COVID-19, plant viruses