Image of the Day: Protective Protein

HeLa cells cultured with Zika virus (left panel, virus in green) can resist infection with increased levels of a small protein called IFITM3 (right panel).

The Scientist Staff

(See G. Savidis et al., “The IFITMs Inhibit Zika Virus Replication,” Cell Reports, 2016.)

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