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Hepatitis C virus, computer artwork

Hepatitis C virus, computer artwork

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STAFORD, ISM / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY STAFORD, ISM / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Hepatitis C virus. Computer artwork of a hepatitis C virus particle (virion). The virus consists of a core of RNA (ribonucleic acid, white) enclosed in a capsid, or protein coat (green spheres). Surrounding the capsid is a glycoprotein envelope (pink and green). Inserted in the envelope are surface proteins (pink spheres), which help the virus attach to its host cell. The hepatitis C virus infects liver cells causing an inflammatory disease that can lead to degeneration and scarring (cirrhosis). It is transmitted by blood-to-blood contact.

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