TITLE

Paper models illustrating virus symmetry

AUTHOR(S)
McCarthy, D.A.
PUB. DATE
March 1990
SOURCE
Journal of Biological Education (Society of Biology);Spring90, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents paper models that can help biology students understand the concept of icosahedral symmetry in small virus capsids. Instructions for construction the models; General principles of symmetry in viruses; Disposition of protein subunits in plant viruses and the picornaviruses.
ACCESSION #
9611171293

 

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