Data from electron microscopy, X-ray crystallography, and biophysical analysis are used to create illustrations of viruses in their cellular context. This report describes the scientific data and artistic methods used to create three illustrations: a depiction of the poliovirus lifecycle, budding of influenza virus from a cell surface, and a mature HIV particle in blood serum.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Molecular Biology
- HIV biochemistry
- Molecular biology
- Molecular graphics and representations
- Molecular visualization