Effects of Chlorine Concentration on the Structure of Poliovirus

Maria E. Alvarez, R. T. O'Brien
1982 Applied and Environmental Microbiology  
Chlorine concentrations below 0.8 mg/liter inactivated poliovirus without causing separation of the viral components. These results indicate that the release of RNA from the capsids is the result, not the cause, of virus inactivation by chlorine.
doi:10.1128/aem.43.1.237-239.1982 fatcat:ge4o45b355go5kgtyvvahhczb4