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Spherical Viruses Don't Appear to be Spherical

News   Oct 23, 2018 | Original Story from Purdue University.

 
Spherical Viruses Don't Appear to be Spherical

Icosahedral viruses were always assumed to be perfectly symmetrical, but new reconstructions show they have some abnormalities. Credit: Purdue University.

 
 
 

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