Influenza A virus H5N1 entry into host cells is through clathrin-dependent endocytosis

Abstract

Influenza A virus H5N1 presents a major threat to human health. The entry of influenza virus into host cells is believed to be mediated by hemagglutinin (HA), a virus surface glycoprotein that can bind terminal sialic acid residues on host cell glycoproteins and glycolipids. In this study, we elucidated the pathways through which H5N1 enters human lung… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11427-009-0061-0

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