Write a review of the news article contents, discuss what type of microorganism it is, and if the organism is in nature or is used in industry or research or causes disease.

Respiratory Syncytial Virus

Find a news article on your chosen microbe published in the last 12 months in a mainstream, media-outlet-based, mass-distributed news source where the general public (even Grandma or Aunt Sally) gets their daily news. This news article will be your main reference. You must read for understanding, then tell us about the news report in your discussion.

Write a review of the news article contents, discuss what type of microorganism it is, and if the organism is in nature or is used in industry or research or causes disease. If it causes disease, you must discuss transmission, increasing incidence, factors contributing to the spread of the organism, lab culturing, etc

Use government-based or other scholarly references only as secondary information to explain details missing from your news article above, such as what kind of organism it is, the gram reaction, how the organism affects us, or follow-up information not known at the time of the news release but has been provided since that time.

Write a review of the news article contents, discuss what type of microorganism it is, and if the organism is in nature or is used in industry or research or causes disease.