Format

Send to

Choose Destination
Curr Biol. 1997 Sep 1;7(9):R565-9.

Enveloped viruses: a common mode of membrane fusion?.

Author information

1
Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA. fhughson@molbiol.princeton.edu

Abstract

Viruses use elaborate stratagems to enter cells. The HIV-1 envelope glycoprotein, which mediates both attachment and membrane fusion, has grudgingly begun to yield high-resolution structural information that suggests mechanistic similarities with the hemagglutinin protein of influenza virus.

PMID:
9285698
DOI:
10.1016/s0960-9822(06)00283-1
[Indexed for MEDLINE]
Free full text

Supplemental Content

Full text links

Icon for Elsevier Science
Loading ...
Support Center