Do all communicable diseases have their own pathogens.Then what is the pathogen of common cold ?

Asked by joseph | 16th Oct, 2012, 07:33: PM

Expert Answer:

Yes, different communicable diseases are caused by different pathogens like viruses, bacteria, fungi etc.
Common cold or influenza is caused by influenza virus i.e. Myxovirus influenza.

Answered by  | 17th Oct, 2012, 10:34: AM

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