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Viral Fusion Proteins

Known as: viral fusion protein, Viral Fusion Proteins [Chemical/Ingredient], Fusion Proteins, Virus 
Proteins, usually glycoproteins, found in the viral envelopes of a variety of viruses. They promote cell membrane fusion and thereby may function in… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Enveloped viruses enter cells by inducing fusion of viral and cellular membranes, a process catalyzed by a specialized… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Recent work has identified three distinct classes of viral membrane fusion proteins based on structural criteria. In addition… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Membrane fusion can occur between cells, between different intracellular compartments, between intracellular compartments and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
ABSTRACT The lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) glycoprotein (GP) consists of the transmembrane subunit GP-2 and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Class I viral fusion proteins share common mechanistic and structural features but little sequence similarity. Structural… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
  • Y. Xu, Z. Lou, +4 authors Z. Rao
  • Journal of Biological Chemistry
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 36328146
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus is a newly emergent virus responsible for a recent outbreak of an atypical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The spike (S) glycoprotein of coronaviruses mediates viral entry into host cells. It is a type 1 viral fusion protein that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
ABSTRACT Coronavirus entry is mediated by the viral spike (S) glycoprotein. The 180-kDa oligomeric S protein of the murine… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
  • R. Epand
  • Biochimica et biophysica acta
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 28836558
Segments of viral fusion proteins play an important role in viral fusion. They are defined by a number of criteria, including the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
THE union of sperm and egg is a special membrane fusion event that gives a signal1 to begin development. We have hypothesized2… Expand
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