Fig. 9I: Nucleocapsid of a DNA Virus Entering the Nucleus of a Host Cell, step-2.


The viral nucleocapsid capsid enters the nucleus of the host cell. The capsid is removed, releasing the viral DNA into the nucleoplasm.


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