viral nucleic acid
A Small Computer Program It Is
a: Viral nucleic acid ~
b: a computer program
What: "Viral nucleic acid is like a computer program," Professor Burrell explains. "It's the genetic blueprint. The virus particle is like a CD that's learnt the skill to jump from one computer to another and to use any means necessary. Once inside the computer it programs the computer as if it was alive. The core of the whole thing is the information in the program."
Writer: Chris Burrell
Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: Oct 25 2013 3:26 PM
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