Topic: Ian Molineux

Busted! Virus Caught Infecting Cell

Jan. 16, 2013
Busted! Virus Caught Infecting Cell

To infect a cell, a virus must be able to first find a suitable cell and then eject its genetic material into its host. This robot-like process has been observed in a virus called T7 and visualized by Ian Molineux and his colleagues.

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Virus Caught in the Act of Infecting a Cell

Jan. 11, 2013

The detailed changes in the structure of a virus as it infects an E. coli bacterium have been observed for the first time, report researchers from The University of Texas at Austin and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UT Health) Medical School this week in Science Express.

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