The words “virus and medical usage,” do send mixed signals to the mind, stirring up some degree of confusion. But this is to be expected given that these viruses are known to cause diseases, suffering, and even death.
Despite the bad reputation that the word, virus bear, these microorganisms, like bacteria, can be important, as they could be beneficial in human health treatments and medicinal purposes.
This post will review 10 of the viruses that can be harnessed for medical treatments, beginning with the HIV virus.
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