How viruses kill

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Date
1960
Summary
Explains how a virus destroys cells. Uses animated films and microcinematography to show how a virus enters a cell, stops its normal functions, and reproduces more viruses. Tells how the new viruses are made and describes their method of escape to infect other cells. Concludes with a discussion of possible methods of controlling viral diseases.
Contributors
KQED, San Francisco; Virus Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley; Arthur B. Pardee; Wendell M. Stanley; Robley C. Williams; E.G. Valens; Herbert D. Seiter; Robert Peyton; Davidson Films; Dr. T.T. Crocker; W.A. Palmer Films, Inc.; Joseph P. Dieves; Lew Smith
Publishers
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Genre
Educational
Subject
Biology ; Virus diseases.
Collection
National Educational Television
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 film reel (29 min.) sound,black and white/monochrome; 16 mm
Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7829459; Other: GR00462904; MDPI Barcode: 40000003187277

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