Simian virus 40 crystals

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Science  30 May 1980:
Vol. 208, Issue 4447, pp. 1048-1050
DOI: 10.1126/science.6246579


Small (10 to 150 micrometers) cubic crystals of simian virus 40 have been grown by ammonium sulfate precipitation. Electron micrographs of thin sections from these crystals reveal ordered arrays of virus particles.