Yellow Fever Virus Particles

Micrograph of yellow fever viruses

Yellow Fever virus particles

Photomicrograph showing multiple virions of the yellow fever virus at a magnification of 234,000x. Virions are spheroidal, uniform in shape and are 40-60nm in diameter. The name “Yellow Fever” is due to the ensuing jaundice that affects some patients.
Creator:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Source:
CDC Public Health Image Library

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