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Viruses are obligate intracellular parasites. Theydepend totally on their host cells for theirexistence. Their total host dependence makes itextremely difficult to get good insight of themnatural conditions, because the internalcharacteristics of the host cells are likely tointerfere with the observations. Due to thesereasons, it has been found desirable that virusesare cultivated or grown in the laboratory itself.