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- EMDB-8760: Capsid of Pseudorabies virus imaged in intact virions -

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Database: EMDB / ID: 8760
TitleCapsid of Pseudorabies virus imaged in intact virions
SampleSuid herpesvirus 1 (strain Becker)
SourceSuid herpesvirus 1 (strain Becker) / virus
Map dataunfiltered map
Methodsingle particle (icosahedral) reconstruction, at 4.9 Å resolution
AuthorsLiu YT / Jiang J / Bohannon KP / Dai X / Luxton GW / Hui WH / Bi GQ / Smith GA / Zhou ZH
CitationJ. Gen. Virol., 2017, 98, 2837-2849

J. Gen. Virol., 2017, 98, 2837-2849 Yorodumi Papers
A pUL25 dimer interfaces the pseudorabies virus capsid and tegument.
Yun-Tao Liu / Jiansen Jiang / Kevin Patrick Bohannon / Xinghong Dai / G W Gant Luxton / Wong Hoi Hui / Guo-Qiang Bi / Gregory Allan Smith / Z Hong Zhou

DateDeposition: Jun 8, 2017 / Header (metadata) release: Jul 19, 2017 / Map release: Nov 1, 2017 / Last update: Feb 14, 2018

Structure visualization

  • Surface view with section colored by density value
  • Surface level: 0.006
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  • Surface level: 0.006
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Fileemd_8760.map.gz (map file in CCP4 format, 1 KB)
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AxesZ (Sec.)Y (Row.)X (Col.)
1024 pix
1.61 Å/pix.
= 1648.64 Å
1024 pix
1.61 Å/pix.
= 1648.64 Å
1024 pix
1.61 Å/pix.
= 1648.64 Å



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Images are generated by Spider package.

Voxel sizeX=Y=Z: 1.61 Å
Contour Level:0.006 (by author), 0.006 (movie #1):
Minimum - Maximum-0.02073158 - 0.032964323
Average (Standard dev.)-0.0004562682 (0.0029965595)


Space Group Number1
Map Geometry
Axis orderXYZ
CellA=B=C: 1648.64 Å
α=β=γ: 90 deg.

CCP4 map header:

modeImage stored as Reals
Å/pix. X/Y/Z1.611.611.61
M x/y/z102410241024
origin x/y/z0.0000.0000.000
length x/y/z1648.6401648.6401648.640
start NX/NY/NZ000
MAP C/R/S123
start NC/NR/NS-512-512-512
D min/max/mean-0.0210.033-0.000

Supplemental data

Sample components

Entire Suid herpesvirus 1 (strain Becker)

EntireName: Suid herpesvirus 1 (strain Becker) / Number of components: 1

Component #1: virus, Suid herpesvirus 1 (strain Becker)

VirusName: Suid herpesvirus 1 (strain Becker) / Class: VIRION / Empty: No / Enveloped: Yes / Isolate: STRAIN
SpeciesSpecies: Suid herpesvirus 1 (strain Becker) / virus
Source (natural)Host Species: Sus scrofa / mammal / イノシシ, いのしし, ニホンイノシシ, ブタ / image: Sus scrofa domestica
Shell #1Name of element: Capsid / Diameter: 1250 Å / T number(triangulation number): 16

Experimental details

Sample preparation

Specimen stateparticle
Sample solutionpH: 7
VitrificationInstrument: FEI VITROBOT MARK IV / Cryogen name: ETHANE

Electron microscopy imaging

Experimental equipment
Model: Titan Krios / Image courtesy: FEI Company
ImagingMicroscope: FEI TITAN KRIOS
Electron gunElectron source: FIELD EMISSION GUN / Accelerating voltage: 300 kV / Electron dose: 18 e/Å2 / Illumination mode: FLOOD BEAM
LensImaging mode: BRIGHT FIELD / Defocus: 1000 - 3000 nm
CameraDetector: GATAN K2 (4k x 4k)

Image acquisition

Image acquisitionNumber of digital images: 1830

Image processing

ProcessingMethod: single particle (icosahedral) reconstruction / Applied symmetry: I (icosahedral) / Number of projections: 13537
3D reconstructionSoftware: RELION / Resolution: 4.9 Å / Resolution method: FSC 0.143 CUT-OFF
FSC plot (resolution assessment)

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