Here's what coronavirus looks like attacking a human cell

Micrograph shows tiny virus particles swamping cell's surface

While the rest of the world practises achingly boring but incredibly necessary social distancing, researchers at the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases have been getting up close and personal with SARS-CoV-2 to bring us this image of the virus in action.

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Photo: NIAID.

Released last week, the colour-enhanced picture was captured using an electron microscope at the NIAID

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