Papillomavirus

2017

Materials

glass

Keywords

microbiology virus
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Artwork Description

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is a member of the papillomavirus family of viruses that is capable of infecting humans. Like all papillomaviruses, HPVs establish productive infections only in the stratified epithelium of the skin or mucous membranes.

An edition of this work is in the Wellcome Collection, London. Recent exhibitions include the Weizmann Institute in Tel Aviv and the Heller Gallery in NYC.

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