Outer covering of virus made up of protein is

A. capsid

B. coat

C. virion

D. viriod

Answer: Option A

Solution(By Examveda Team)

A capsid is the protein shell of a virus, enclosing its genetic material. The proteins making up the capsid are called capsid proteins or viral coat proteins (VCP).

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