Tomographic reconstruction

Cryoelectron tomography of HIV-1 envelope spikes

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Overview of EMD-1522
Source organism: Human immunodeficiency virus 1 [11676]
Primary publication:
Cryoelectron tomography of HIV-1 envelope spikes: further evidence for tripod-like legs.
Zhu P, Winkler H, Chertova E, Taylor KA, Roux KH
PLOS PATHOG. 4 e1000203-e1000203 (2008)
PMID: 19008954

Function and Biology Details

Sample name: HIV-1 BaL / SUPT1-CCR5 CL.30, provided by the AIDS Vaccine Program, SAIC Frederick, Inc., NCI, Frederick, MD. Lot p3955.
Virus: Human immunodeficiency virus 1

Experimental Information Details

Reconstruction software: PROTOMO
Microscope: FEI/PHILIPS CM300FEG/T
Detector: TVIPS TEMCAM-F224 (2k x 2k)