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Atomic Structures of Flu, Measles, Mumps and RSV Mapped

News   Feb 18, 2020 | Original story from Northwestern University.

 
Atomic Structures of Flu, Measles, Mumps and RSV Mapped

The atomic structure of a polymerase in human parainfluenza virus 5 reveals an irregular, round-shaped globule with a long tail made of four phosphoproteins. The structure contains more than 2,000 amino acids and five proteins. Credit: Northwestern University.

 
 
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