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Zika Virus Origami Organelles model open to show genome

Zika Virus

Origami Organelles
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Zoom in on Zika today!

With this exciting hands on set, students make a model of the Zika virus. The model includes the protein caspid, lipid envelope, RNA genome and attachment proteins.

Your students will learn about the Zika virus’ structure and lifestyle and provides a good starting point to discuss the challenges that were raised by Zika in the run up to the 2016 Brazil Olympics. It can also be used as an introduction to general virus structure for all levels of students.

What are Origami Organelles?

Includes full colour Powerpoint classroom presentation.

Takes about 30 minutes.

Dimensions: 11cm/4in diameter.

Download includes: instructions, colour and mono model templates and Powerpoint file.

All you need: paper, scissors and tape.

Origami Organelles are downloadable paper models that you print and make as many time as you like! When you purchase a model, you are licensed for unlimited use on a single site or campus.