HIV Particles, TEM

HIV Particles, TEM

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Caption: Colour enhanced transmission electron microscope of HIV particles. The virus infects T-4 white blood cells, making them produce more virus particles. These erupt from the cell and infect other cells. The process kills the white blood cells. As T-4 cells are important in the immune system, the immune response is severely damaged in AIDS. This makes patients vulnerable to normally harmless diseases. Magnification 210,000x at 8x10in.

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Keywords: acquired, aids, budding, capsule, cell, colorized, electron micrograph, enhanced, envelope, hiv, human immunodeficiency virus, immune deficiency, micrgraphy, micrograph, microscopy, particle, pathogen, pathogenic, section, sectioned, syndrome, tem, transmission electron microscope, viral, virion, virology

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