can germs get germs? Answered

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lemonie (author)2010-12-07
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The Jamalam (author)2010-12-06

It depends on how you are referring to germs. Be more specific.

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kelseymh (author)2010-12-06

Yes. As Steve wrote, bacteria can be infected by virus bacteriophages, and both bacteria and viruses are commonly, and incorrectly, referred to as "germs."

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steveastrouk (author)2010-12-06

No, but they can be attacked by viruses called Bacteriophage.

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