Research for infection protection
enveloped viruses

Yellow fever virus
(enveloped virus)

 

 

These viruses have glycoproteins on their envelope, which are potential targets for external influences.

Yellow fever virus is an enveloped virus in the form of an icosahedral capsid (spherical shape), belonging to the Flaviviridae family. 

Infections with this virus elicit yellow fever (incl. haemorrhagic fever).

Yellow fever virus is primarily transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes.


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