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Audiences: Scientific, Medical
Keywords: virus, virion, virii, capsid, encapsulated, coat, protein, icosahedral, symmetry, infection, disease, immunityOrder or Customize it
A view of an idealized virus particle, adopting icosahedral geometry. The protruding appendages illustrate the virus envelope proteins that bind to host cell receptors.
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Updated in 2013.