Particle:infectivity ratio

Value ~ unitless Range: 50:1 unitless
Organism Influenza
Reference Roy AM, Parker JS, Parrish CR, Whittaker GR. Early stages of influenza virus entry into Mv-1 lung cells: involvement of dynamin. Virology. 2000 Feb 1 267(1):17-28. p.24 left column 2nd paragraphPubMed ID10648179
Comments It has been estimated that from an original particle:infectivity ratio of 50:1, approximately one in four virus particles that enter the cell transit to the nucleus and produce a productive infection (Martin and Helenius, 1991 PMID 1985199).
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