OK, maybe they call this “nanoindentation experiments”, but if this virus isn’t being SuperPoked then I give up my Web 2.0 credentials.1

Superpoked HSV

–From:
Scaffold expulsion and genome packaging trigger stabilization of herpes simplex virus capsids
Roos et al.
PNAS June 16, 2009 vol. 106 no. 24 9673-9678  doi: 10.1073/pnas.0901514106

(See also: Teenage Mutant Ninja Herpes Simplex)


  1. Not that I have any.[]