Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to page options Skip directly to site content


This transmission electron microscopic (TEM) image revealed some of the ultrastructural morphology exhibited by a number of spheroid, Sin Nombre virus (SNV) particles, or virions. SNV is a specie of the genus Hantavirus, the primary etiologic agent of hantavirus cardiopulmonary syndrome (HCPS), also referred to as hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS).
High Resolution: Click here for hi-resolution image (5.51 MB)
Content Providers(s):CDC/ Brian W.J. Mahy, PhD; Luanne H. Elliott, M.S.
Creation Date:
Photo Credit:Cynthia Goldsmith
CDC Organization
Skip Navigation Links.

Skip Navigation Links.
Copyright Restrictions:None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions. As a matter of courtesy we request that the content provider be credited and notified in any public or private usage of this image.