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Electron microscopic image of a negatively stained particle of SARS-CoV-2, causative agent of COVID-19. Note the prominent spikes from which the coronavirus gets its name for “corona”, or “crown-like”.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Cynthia S. Goldsmith and A. Tamin
Creation Date: 2020
Photo Credit: Cynthia S. Goldsmith and A. Tamin
CDC Organization
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