Smallpox was an infectious disease caused by either of two virus variants,
Variola major and .... The "dumbbell-shaped" structure inside the virion is the viral
core, which contains the vi...
Smallpox is caused by a large virus that can go through several different stages
to infect cells. This lesson will discuss the different forms of the virus and how ...
Feb 11, 2016 ... Structure of the smallpox virus. ... the epidermis where cells become swollen
eventually increasing in size to the point of membrane bursting .
Aug 7, 2006 ... Researchers have determined the structure of an important smallpox virus
enzyme and how it binds to DNA. The enzyme, called a ...
Nov 17, 2015 ... The variola virus is a large, brick-shaped, double-stranded DNA virus that ... or
hemorrhagic smallpox depending on the size of the inoculum.
Structure. 2010 Jan 13;18(1):127-37. doi: 10.1016/j.str.2009.10.020. Insights from
the structure of a smallpox virus topoisomerase-DNA transition state mimic.
Vaccinia virus, the basis of the smallpox vaccine, is one of the largest viruses to ...
This corresponded in size to isolated 70- to 100-nm-diameter particles that ...
The pustules become hard, bloated sacs the size of peas, encasing the body with
pus, and .... Virus experts feel that the structure of a smallpox particle is almost ...
Brick-shaped virion approximately 200 nm in diameter, 250 to 300 nm long, and
250 nm high (International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses); about the size ...
www.howard.edu/rcmi_proteomics/presentations/Virus Structure 020112 _lectures 1&2.pdf
Feb 1, 2012 ... Capsid (syn: coat): regular, shell-like structure composed of ... General Structure
of Viruses. • Capsids ... capsomers and the size of the viral particle. • Irregular: .....
of Vaccinia virus to immunize against smallpox (variola) virus).