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Epidemic: an outbreak of a disease that affects many people an area of a specific country or region.
Pandemic: An epidemic that spread over a very large area throughout the entire world.
Vector: An organism typically an insect that transmits disease.
Pathogen: A virus,fungi,bacteria,parasite,or protozoa that can cause illness and infection.
Protozoa: Driver organism that cannot be classified as an animal,plant,fungi, EX: amoebas and algae.
Virus: A non-living pathogen that can change mutate. It infect a host cell and replicate to cause illness or disease.
Bacteria: single-celled prokaryotes that can cause disease. Multiply rapidly and can form colonies.
Parasite: An organism that live in or on Another organism. called host,taking nutrients and often harming it in the process.
Fungi: A single-celled or multi-cellular organism that can decompose or absorb organic matter. Ex: mushrooms,yeast, or mold.
Host cell: A cell that a virus invades, takes over, and makes copies of itself.
Quarantine: A time or place of isolation in which people or animals that have been exposed to infectious or contagious disease are place.