VIRUSES. Herpes. Viruses –. are particles that are NOT ALIVE. Viruses reproduce ONLY inside a living CELL. The Structure Of a Virus. Inner core of nucleic acid (This is the Viruses genetic material) Some contain DNA or RNA but never both.
are particles that are NOT ALIVE.
What it looks like in real life
Step 1: ATTACHMENT
Step 2: ENTRY: Bacteriophage injects nucelic acid into the bacterial cell
Step 3: REPLICATION: Host’s metabolic machinery makes viral nucleic acid and proteins
Step 5: LYSIS AND RELEASE: Host cell breaks open and releases new virus particles
Methanogens- Produce methane
**Found in peat in marshes or hot springs
**Responsible for flatulence
Thermophiles- live in HOT water
Thermophiles produce some of the bright colors of Grand Prismatic Spring, Yellowstone National Park
Pompei worms survive with symbiotic relationship with thermophilic archaebacteria
Halophiles- Live in salty conditions (Dead Sea)
Spirilli, or spiral
Cocci, or round