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University of North Carolina Health Care

Hepatitis A Virus Discovered to Cloak Itself in Membranes Hijacked from Infected Cells

Caption: A pathogenic picornavirus acquires an envelope by hijacking cellular membranes.

Credit: Nature (2013), Published online March 31, 2013.

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