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Structural biology: A picornavirus unlike the others

Nature Microbiology volume 1, Article number: 16217 (2016) | Download Citation

Technological breakthroughs in cryo-electron microscopy are allowing the capture of virus structures, leading to advances in the field of viral microbiology almost daily. An innovative structure–function study on Aichi virus reveals that novel entry mechanisms, yet undiscovered, may exist for non-enveloped viruses.

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  1. Susan Hafenstein is at the Pennsylvania State College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17036, USA.

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