The Study of Diseases
- Is the microorganism a gram negative bacterium, gram positive bacterium, virus, helminth, or parasite?
- What are the signs and symptoms in an infected host? Give details about the disease/illness (but do not provide the name).
- What would be the most likely portals of entry and exit be for this pathogen? How did you come to these conclusions?
- List three other facts about this microbe from your class Readings (e.g., what makes the disease unique? Are there any identifying factors or traits?).