What does virology mean?

Definitions for virology
vaɪˈrɒl ə dʒi, vɪ-vi·rol·o·gy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. virologynoun

    the branch of medical science that studies viruses and viral diseases


  1. virologynoun

    The branch of microbiology that deals with the study of viruses and viral diseases.


  1. Virology

    Virology is the study of viruses; submicroscopic, parasitic particles of genetic material contained in a protein coat. It focuses on the following aspects of viruses: their structure, classification and evolution, their ways to infect and exploit host cells for reproduction, their interaction with host organism physiology and immunity, the diseases they cause, the techniques to isolate and culture them, and their use in research and therapy. Virology is considered to be a subfield of microbiology or of medicine.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Virology

    The study of the structure, growth, function, genetics, and reproduction of viruses, and VIRUS DISEASES.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of virology in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of virology in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of virology in a Sentence

  1. Marty Makary:

    Well, 100% certainty that NIH tax dollars went to the Wuhan Virology Institute through an organization called Ecohealth.

  2. State Mike Pompeo:

    We still haven't gained access, the world hasn't gained access to the WIV( Wuhan Institute of Virology) there. We don't know precisely where this virus originated from.

  3. Tucker Carlson:

    Peter Daszak is one of several virologists who received taxpayer dollars from Tony Fauci, and the NIH, to conduct dangerous and reckless experiments at the Wuhan Institute of Virology.

  4. Mike Pompeo:

    Peter Daszak was involved in the funding from EcoHealth Alliance. … That was the group that was connected to the work inside the Wuhan Institute of Virology related to gain-of-function on the very kinds of viruses that we saw escape from that lab with near certainty, peter Daszak’s got a lot of questions to explain on how this happened, why American taxpayer dollars were going for this and ultimately the Chinese Communist Party needs to be held accountable for what they did to the world.

  5. Shi Zhengli:

    The unknown viruses that we have discovered are actually just the tip of the iceberg, if we want to protect humans from viruses or avoid a second outbreak of new infectious diseases, we must go in advance to learn of these unknown viruses carried by wild animals in nature and then give early warnings. If we dont study [ the viruses ], there will possibly be another outbreak, she added. Shi Zhengli is seen inside the P4 laboratory in Wuhan, the capital of China's Hubei province, on February 23, 2017. ( AFP via Getty Images) A renowned virologist, Shi is best known for her work with bat coronaviruses at her lab at the Wuhan Institute of Virology( WIV). She discovered the natural bat reservoir for the SARS pathogen that spread in southern China from 2002 to 2003. Rumors in mid-April claimed that Shi had been.

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