Crystal structure of equine rhinitis A virus in complex with its sialic acid receptor.

@article{Fry2010CrystalSO,
  title={Crystal structure of equine rhinitis A virus in complex with its sialic acid receptor.},
  author={Elizabeth E. Fry and Tobias J Tuthill and Karl Harlos and Thomas S Walter and David J Rowlands and David I Stuart},
  journal={The Journal of general virology},
  year={2010},
  volume={91 Pt 8},
  pages={1971-7}
}
Equine rhinitis A virus (ERAV) shares many features with foot-and-mouth disease virus (FMDV) and both are classified within the genus Aphthovirus of the family Picornaviridae. ERAV is used as a surrogate for FMDV research as it does not require high-level biosecurity. In contrast to FMDV, which uses integrins as cellular receptors, the receptor for ERAV has… CONTINUE READING