Permanent URL to this publication: http://dx.doi.org/10.5167/uzh-212
Greber, U F; Singh, I; Helenius, A (1994). Mechanisms of virus uncoating. Trends in Microbiology, 2(2):52-56.
In a virus particle, the genome is highly condensed and protected by proteins and membrane bilayers. Before it can be replicated in a new host cell, uncoating must take place. Recent studies on enveloped and nonenveloped animal viruses indicate that uncoating occurs through complex, multistep processes triggered by virus-host-cell interactions.
|Item Type:||Journal Article, refereed, original work|
|Communities & Collections:||07 Faculty of Science > Institute of Molecular Life Sciences|
|DDC:||570 Life sciences; biology|
|Date:||1 February 1994|
|Deposited On:||11 Feb 2008 12:13|
|Last Modified:||23 Nov 2012 12:32|
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