Table 2.

Labeling density of membranes in wild-type-infected cells

MembraneNo. of gold particles (mean ± SD)/μm of membrane ina:
gD antibodyControl antibody
Nuclear5.9 ± 0.50.11 ± 0.02
Cytoplasmic15.2 ± 3.10.15 ± 0.04
Plasma0.26 ± 0.030.07 ± 0.01
  • a The number of gold particles per micrometer of membrane were calculated for individual cell profiles. The mean and standard error are given for 10 profiles (using gD antibody) or 8 profiles (control antibody).