Gijs Wuite: Fragile viruses

Gijs Wuite: Fragile viruses

What makes a virus strong?

Simple and effective: viruses are just a small amount of DNA with a protective shell around them. What makes them so strong and viable? And can we learn from their properties and apply them in new ways? Biophysicist Gijs Wuite puts viruses to the test to find out how they are put together.