SCI 115 WEEK 8 DISCUSSION

  

In the section about viruses, our textbook discusses how new strains of flu arise via viral reassortment (page 245). This is also known as genetic reassortment. Read the following recent article from MIT News about tracking the spread of bird flu that discusses the impact of reassortment: http://news.mit.edu/2017/tracking-spread-bird-flu-alaska-north-america-0317. Next, address the following:

  1. Discuss the factors that make Alaskan waters in the      summertime an optimal place and time for new strains of influenza to arise      by genetic reassortment.
  2. What do you think is the most interesting aspect of this situation? 


NOTE: MORE THAN ONE ANSWER POSTED CHOOSE ANY

    • Posted: 20 days ago
    WEEK 8

    Purchase the answer to view it

    blurred-text
    Save time and money!
    Our teachers already did such homework, use it as a reference!
    • Not rated

      Discussion

      In the section about viruses, our textbook discusses how new strains of flu arise via viral reassortment (page 245). This is also known as genetic reassortment. Read the following recent article from …