[Answer] Will treating a viral infection with antibiotics affect the course of the infection?A) No; antibiotics work by inhibiting enzymes specific to bacteria. Antibiotics have no effect on eukaryotic or virally encoded enzymes.B) No; antibiotics do not kill viruses because viruses do not have DNA or RNA.C) Yes; antibiotics activate the immune system and this decreases the severity of the infection.D) Yes; antibiotics can prevent viral entry into the cell by binding to host-receptor proteins.

Answer: C
Will treating a viral infection with antibiotics affect the course of the infection?A) No; antibiotics work by inhibiting enzymes specific to bacteria. Antibiotics have no effect on eukaryotic or virally encoded enzymes.B) No; antibiotics do not ki…

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