Rabies virus

Des O'Connor des at micro-search.com
Wed Oct 2 11:20:10 EST 2002


Rabies ( Rabado virus) is complex virus and is encapsulated with a layer of
biological material which I seem to remember is derived from the cell
memebrane of host cell in which the virus was assembled. I understand this
confers some degree of 'selfness' upon the virus thus making immunological
reconition more difficult. A trojan horse if ever there was one.

There may be other factors.

Best D








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