Structure and Development of Viruses Observed in the Electron Microscope

@article{Morgan1954StructureAD,
  title={Structure and Development of Viruses Observed in the Electron Microscope},
  author={Councilman Morgan and Solon A. Ellison and Harry M. Rose and D Helen Moore},
  journal={The Journal of Experimental Medicine},
  year={1954},
  volume={100},
  pages={301 - 310}
}
Vaccinia and fowl pox viruses were visualized by the electron microscope in sections of infected chorioallantoic membrane of chicken embryos. The viruses were of similar structure and size, averaging 200 x 300 mmicro with considerable individual variation. Intracytoplasmic viral particles contained a dense, nucleus-like body (nucleoid) separated from granular material (viroplasm) by a zone of lesser density. They were enclosed by a single membrane. Near the surface of the host cell and in the… CONTINUE READING

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