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Scientists have deciphered for the first time how a virus genome is condensed inside the capsid of a virus. If the virus was the size of an exercise ball and the viral genome was thick manila rope, there would be almost 70 metres of such rope stuffed inside the ball.
Unveiling how the genome has condensed itself inside the virus helsinki.fi

Scientists at the University of Helsinki have deciphered for the first time how a virus genome is condensed inside the capsid of a virus.