Virulence in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Virulence

the ability of a microorganism or bacteria to produce disease

Examples of Virulence in a sentence

The virulence of the microbes seemed to increase with time, producing more disease with time.  πŸ”Š

Ebola is a disease with high virulence, meaning it’s microbes can take over a host with infection extremely quickly.  πŸ”Š

Natural flora are bacteria but rarely make us sick because they are low on the virulence scale.  πŸ”Š

Scientists rate AIDS and Malaria high on the virulence scale since they make their hosts very sick.  πŸ”Š

The lab team is studying illness causing bacteria to determine its virulence or how likely it is to make someone sick.  πŸ”Š

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