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Problem: A persistent infection is one in which A) host cells are gradually lysed B) host cells are transformed C) the virus remains in equilibrium with the host without causing a disease. D) the disease process occurs gradually over a long period. E) viral replication is unusually slow

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Persistent Infection: the virus is not completely killed by the immune system and remains in some cells

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A persistent infection is one in which

 A) host cells are gradually lysed 

B) host cells are transformed 

C) the virus remains in equilibrium with the host without causing a disease. 

D) the disease process occurs gradually over a long period. 

E) viral replication is unusually slow

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