microorganisms and disease

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  • micro organisms and disease
    • bacteria, fungi and viruses
    • cause infectious diseases
    • symptoms are caused by cell damage or toxins
    • effects infections have on body are called symptoms
    • bacteria produces proteins that damage the material holding cells together
    • micro organisms reproduce quickly inside the body
    • bacteria need warm, moist conditions and nutrients to grow
    • viruses need other cells to reproduce
    • calculate the growth of micro organism population
    • reproduction period

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