XFEL Image of the Mimivirus (image) American Physical Society Share Print E-Mail Caption By combining diffraction patterns of single viruses measured with the intense beam from Stanford's X-ray free-electron-laser (XFEL), a team of researchers reconstructed the 3-D structure of the mimivirus. Credit Tomas Ekeberg et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 098102 (2015). Usage Restrictions None 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.