Cutthroat Trout Virus

Image: Cutthroat Trout Virus

Detailed Description

Electron micrograph of the cutthroat trout virus (CTV) showing the small, round virions of approximately 30 nanometers in diameter containing a single-stranded RNA genome. CTV, whose genome was first characterized by USGS researchers, is being used in research into the human virus Hepatitis E.


Image Dimensions: 711 x 551

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Location Taken: Davis, CA, US