Permanent URL to this publication: http://dx.doi.org/10.5167/uzh-57591
Kelly, B J; Diefenbach, E; Fraefel, C; Diefenbach, R J (2012). Identification of host cell proteins which interact with herpes simplex virus type 1 tegument protein pUL37. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications (BBRC), 417(3):961-965.
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The herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) structural tegument protein pUL37, which is conserved across the Herpesviridae family, is known to be essential for secondary envelopment during the egress of viral particles. To shed light on additional roles of pUL37 during viral replication a yeast two-hybrid screen of a human brain cDNA library was undertaken. This screen identified ten host cell proteins as potential pUL37 interactors. One of the interactors, serine threonine kinase TAOK3, was subsequently confirmed to interact with pUL37 using an in vitro pulldown assay. Such host cell/pUL37 interactions provide further insights into the multifunctional role of this herpesviral tegument protein.
|Item Type:||Journal Article, refereed, original work|
|Communities & Collections:||05 Vetsuisse Faculty > Institute of Virology|
|DDC:||570 Life sciences; biology|
|Date:||19 December 2012|
|Deposited On:||02 Mar 2012 13:52|
|Last Modified:||11 Dec 2013 02:59|
|Citations:||Web of Science®. Times Cited: 3|
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