Size of capsid

Value 17 nm
Organism Porcine circovirus type 1 (PCV-1)
Reference Mankertz A, Domingo M, Folch JM, LeCann P, Jestin A, Segalés J, Chmielewicz B, Plana-Durán J, Soike D. Characterisation of PCV-2 isolates from Spain, Germany and France. Virus Res. 2000 Jan66(1):65-77. p.66 left column top paragraphPubMed ID10653918
Comments "Porcine circovirus type 1 (PCV-1) has been isolated and described as a persistent contaminant of porcine kidney cell line PK-15 (Tischer et al., 1974). PCV-1 is a small non-enveloped virus with a capsid size of 17 nm belonging to the family Circoviridae." Note-size of 15 to 16 nm (by electron microscopy) given on p.67 right column paragraph above bottom paragraph
Entered by Uri M
ID 106467