PHIL Images From This Week
12/10/2015 08:00 AM EDT
This digitally-colorized transmission electron micrograph
(TEM) revealed some of the ultrastructural morphology
displayed by Norovirus virions. Noroviruses belong to the
genusNorovirus, and the family Caliciviridae.
12/09/2015 08:00 AM EDT
This historic 1967 photograph depicted two laboratory
technicians, Rudy Falcone and Ann Alder, as they were
in the process of performing a complement fixation test.
12/08/2015 08:00 AM EDT
In this 2007 image, a Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
microbiologist, and Special Pathogens Branch staff
member, could be seen manipulating a flask of cells,
from which he was pipetting a sample, which would
be used in experiments with live viruses.
12/07/2015 08:00 AM EDT
This photograph showed an infant being held by his mother,
who was about to receive an intramuscular vaccination in his
left arm. A qualified nurse was administering the vaccination
while stabilizing the injection site.