How do viruses manipulate host behaviour?

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How do viruses manipulate host behaviour?
« on: 08/09/2011 17:59:24 »
Scientists have identified the gene which allows a virus to manipulate its insect hostís behaviour for its own benefit...

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How do viruses manipulate host behaviour?
« Reply #1 on: 08/09/2011 21:44:52 »
I would like to know how the rabies virus increases the aggression response that is so key in the virus' spread myself.
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How do viruses manipulate host behaviour?
« Reply #2 on: 09/09/2011 08:34:47 »
Very interesting point; the hydrophobia of rabies is similarly intriguing and how this it is initiated...
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