High speed Atomic Force Microscope movie of the first steps of viral self-assembly (video) University of Groningen Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption This is a high-speed Atomic Force Microscope movie of the first steps of viral self-assembly. It shows how a hexamer at the edge of the growing lattice gradually forms from the single viral protein subunits. Credit Wouter Roos, University of Groningen Usage Restrictions With credit Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.