Simian Immunodeficiency Virus
|Title:||Simian Immunodeficiency Virus|
Three-dimensional model of Simian Immunodeficiency Virus (SIV) derived from cryo-electron tomography data. SIV is a homologue of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) that infects monkeys. It is very similar in structure and function to HIV. The virus features surface spikes (purple), membrane (green), and core material (orange).
See also www.electron.nci.nih.gov/.
|Topics/Categories:||Science and Technology -- Laboratory Techniques/Equipment|
|Type:||Color, Illustration (JPEG format)|
|Source:||National Cancer Institute (NCI)|
|Creator:||Donald Bliss (NLM), Sriram Subramaniam|
|Date Created:||December 2010|
|Date Added:||December 3, 2015|
|Reuse Restrictions:||None - This image is in the public domain and can be freely reused. Please credit the source and, where possible, the creator listed above.|