GAG Gene

Known as: Genes, gag, Gene, gag, GAG 
DNA sequences that form the coding region for proteins associated with the viral core in retroviruses. gag is short for group-specific antigen.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The major structural components of HIV-1 are encoded as a single polyprotein, Gag, which is sufficient for virus particle… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Cellular immune responses, particularly those associated with CD3(+) CD8(+) cytotoxic T lymphocytes (CTL), play a primary role in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Ubiquitination appears to be involved in virus particle release from infected cells. Free ubiquitin (Ub), as well as Ub… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Several retroviruses have recently been shown to promote translation of their gag gene products by internal ribosome entry. In… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
HIV-1 sequences were analyzed to estimate the timing of the ancestral sequence of the main group of HIV-1, the strains… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Retrovirus assembly and maturation involve folding and transport of viral proteins to the virus assembly site followed by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Retroviral Gag proteins are targeted to the plasma membrane, where they play the central role in virion formation. Several… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Retroviral Gag protein is capable of directing the assembly of virion particles independent of other retroviral elements and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Based on precedents from other retro viruses1, the precursor of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV-1) reverse transcriptase is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Seven human immunodeficiency virus gag polypeptides were identified in the purified virus and in infected CD4+ lymphocytes by… (More)
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