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*  Vaccinia virus infected cell - Stock Image C002/5930 - Science Photo Library
Areas of virus assembly within the cell are pink. Actin protein filaments, which make up part of the cytoskeleton, are green. ... Immunofluorescence deconvolution micrograph of a cell infected with vaccinia virus particles. The nucleus of the host cell is ... Areas of virus assembly within the cell are pink. Actin protein filaments, which make up part of the cytoskeleton, are green. ... Keywords: actin, assembly, biochemical, biochemistry, biological, biology, cell, confocal micrograph, cowpox virus, ...
http://www.sciencephoto.com/media/90182/view
*  UniProt: P16272
"Vaccinia virus DNA ligase recruits cellular topoisomerase II to sites RT of viral replication and assembly."; RL J. Virol. 82: ... Vaccinia virus (strain Western Reserve) (VACV) (Vaccinia virus (strain OS WR)). OC Viruses; dsDNA viruses, no RNA stage; ... RX PubMed=2587253; DOI=10.1093/nar/17.22.9039; RA Kerr S.M., Smith G.L.; RT "Vaccinia virus encodes a polypeptide with DNA ... Recruits CC cellular topoisomerase II to sites of viral replication and CC assembly. CC -!- CATALYTIC ACTIVITY: ATP + ( ...
http://www.genome.jp/dbget-bin/www_bget?uniprot:P16272
*  "Major capsid reinforcement by a minor protein in herpesviruses and pha" by Udom Sae-Ueng, Ting Liu et al.
Our data reveal that the loosely formed capsid structure is reinforced post-assembly by the minor capsid protein UL25 in HSV-1 ... The initial steps of viral capsid self-assembly require weak, non-covalent interactions between the capsid subunits to ensure ... and bacteriophage λ capsids undergo considerable structural changes during self-assembly and DNA packaging. ... free energy minimization and error-free assembly. In the final stages of DNA packaging, however, the internal genome pressure ...
http://repository.cmu.edu/physics/242/
*  Role of lipids in virus assembly | Frontiers Research Topic
Ebola and Dengue viruses are able to recognize specific lipids in membrane during assembly and egress. Virus assembly and ... assembly and egress. Growing evidence indicate important roles for lipids and lipid nanodomains in virus assembly. The proposed ... Membrane selection appears to be critical for productive virus production. Gaps in understanding of retroviral assembly still ... topic will cover key aspects of virus-membrane interactions during assembly and egress. A significant part of this special ...
https://www.frontiersin.org/research-topics/1576/role-of-lipids-in-virus-assembly
*  Viruses | Free Full-Text | Foamy Virus Assembly with Emphasis on Pol Encapsidation
In this review, we discuss FV assembly, with special emphasis on Pol incorporation. FV assembly takes place intracellularly, ... We detail how WT Pol lacking Gag sequences is incorporated into virus particles. In addition, a mutant in which Pol is ... The regions of Gag, Pol and genomic RNA required for viral assembly are described. In contrast to orthoretroviral Pol, which is ... Foamy viruses (FVs) differ from all other genera of retroviruses (orthoretroviruses) in many aspects of viral replication. ...
http://www.mdpi.com/1999-4915/5/3/886
*  Caveolae provide a specialized membrane environment for respiratory syncytial virus assembly | Journal of Cell Science
Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is an enveloped virus that assembles into filamentous virus particles on the surface of ... Our data indicate that RSV exploits caveolae for its assembly, and we propose that the incorporation of caveolae into the virus ... Caveolae provide a specialized membrane environment for respiratory syncytial virus assembly Message Subject (Your Name) has ... Caveolae provide a specialized membrane environment for respiratory syncytial virus assembly. Alexander Ludwig, Tra Huong ...
http://jcs.biologists.org/content/early/2017/02/01/jcs.198853
*  Structural characterization of the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus Gn tail provides insight into virus assembly. -...
Structural characterization of the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus Gn tail provides insight into virus assembly.. Estrada ... Structural Characterization of the Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Virus Gn Tail Provides Insight into Virus Assembly ... Structural Characterization of the Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Virus Gn Tail Provides Insight into Virus Assembly ... Structural Characterization of the Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Virus Gn Tail Provides Insight into Virus Assembly ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21507948
*  RNA-Mediated Virus Assembly: Mechanisms and Consequences for Viral Evolution and Therapy. - White Rose Research Online
Twarock, R and Stockley, PG orcid.org/0000-0002-1360-2751 (2019) RNA-Mediated Virus Assembly: Mechanisms and Consequences for ... RNA-Mediated Virus Assembly: Mechanisms and Consequences for Viral Evolution and Therapy. ... Viruses, entities composed of nucleic acids, proteins, and in some cases lipids lack the ability to replicate outside their ... These insights open up the opportunity to block or repurpose PS function in assembly for both novel antiviral therapy and gene/ ...
http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/145524/
*  Visuals: Virus Self-Assembly
Virus Self-Assembly. Viruses have a protein shell called a 'capsid' that protects the genetic material that viruses use to ... Some researchers believe that understanding capsid self-assembly could present new ways to fight disease by disrupting virus ... In some viruses the capsid appears to be completely self-assembled. ...
http://www.learner.org/courses/physics/visual/animation.html?shortname=virus02
*  Nucleic Acid Binding by Mason-Pfizer Monkey Virus CA Promotes Virus Assembly and Genome Packaging | Journal of Virology
Structure and Assembly. Nucleic Acid Binding by Mason-Pfizer Monkey Virus CA Promotes Virus Assembly and Genome Packaging. ... In vitro assembly of virus-like particles of a gammaretrovirus, the murine leukemia virus XMRV. J Virol 86:1297-1306. doi: ... In vitro assembly of virus-like particles with Rous sarcoma virus Gag deletion mutants: identification of the p10 domain as a ... Nucleic acid binding by Mason-Pfizer monkey virus CA promotes virus assembly and genome packaging. J Virol 90:4593-4603. doi: ...
https://jvi.asm.org/content/90/9/4593
*  Molecular and Functional Analyses of Kunjin Virus Infectious cDNA Clones Demonstrate the Essential Roles for NS2A in Virus...
... virus assembly, or virus release. To examine the effect of the mutations in NS2A and NS3 on RNA replication, we initially ... Assembly and maturation of the flavivirus Kunjin virus appear to occur in the rough endoplasmic reticulum and along the ... The impaired function of mutated KUN and YF NS2A proteins in virus assembly could be complemented in trans by the helper wild- ... Previous studies demonstrating an essential role of KUN NS3 in virus assembly (15, 20) and our present results showing the role ...
https://jvi.asm.org/content/77/14/7804?ijkey=2085000fd0b80d18fdba063538e67363448d769b&keytype2=tf_ipsecsha
*  Pathway Complexity of Model Virus Capsid Assembly Systems
... Navodit Misra,1 Daniel Lees,2 Tiequan Zhang,3 and Russell Schwartz3 ... Here, we examine that question with respect to viral capsid assembly by studying the 'pathway complexity' of model capsid ... models to adequately explain capsid assembly kinetics varies considerably across the space of biologically meaningful assembly ... assembly systems, which we informally define as the number of reaction pathways and intermediates one must consider to ...
https://www.hindawi.com/journals/cmmm/2008/724189/abs/
*  Viruses do assembly work for solar cells - TGDaily
"It is likely that the virus template assembly has enabled the researchers to establish a better contact between the TiO2 ... But the MIT team has managed to rope in viruses to do some of the dirty work. They've found that a genetically engineered ... This dramatic improvement takes place even though the viruses and the nanotubes make up only 0.1 percent by weight of the ... If the addition of carbon nanotubes via the virus process can improve their efficiency, the industry is likely to adopt such ...
https://tgdaily.com/55545-viruses-do-assembly-work-for-solar-cells/
*  Influenza Virus Assembly: Effect of Influenza Virus Glycoprote...
Effect of Influenza Virus Glycoproteins on the Membrane Association of M1 Protein: Influenza virus matrix protein (M1), a ... Influenza Virus Assembly: Effect of Influenza Virus Glycoproteins on the Membrane Association of M1 Protein. Authors * Ayub Ali ... Influenza virus matrix protein (M1), a critical protein required for virus assembly and budding, is presumed to interact with ... These studies indicate that both HA and NA interact with influenza virus M1 and that HA associates with M1 via its cytoplasmic ...
https://www.mysciencework.com/publication/show/influenza-virus-assembly-effect-of-influenza-virus-glycoproteins-on-the-membrane-association-of-m1-protein
*  Casimir - BN Seminar Elizabeth Wright (Emory University): 'The Pathways Traveled: Structural Studies of Virus Assembly'
BN Seminar Elizabeth Wright (Emory University): 'The Pathways Traveled: Structural Studies of Virus Assembly'. Date:. 19 May ... and measles virus. I will also present results of our cryo-EM methods development as applied to studies of cells and viruses. I ... In particular, I will present data on our cryo-EM structural investigations of pleomorphic enveloped viruses, namely ... viruses and human cells. In this talk, I will discuss some of our contributions to the fields of electron microscopy and ...
https://casimir.researchschool.nl/bn-seminar-elizabeth-wright-emory-university-the-pathways-traveled-structural-studies-of-virus-assembly--3416.html
*  NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Award DMR-1310687 to Zandi, Roya: Physics of virus assembly: energetics and dynamics
The PI proposes to explore the impact of RNA on the assembly of virus particles focusing on its branching structure and ... In its simplest form, a virus is composed of a protein shell called the capsid that encloses the viral genome. Under the ... The PI will investigate the role of RNA in the assembly of spherical, cylindrical and conical viral shells. In particular, she ... The objective of the proposed research is to elucidate the role of RNA in the formation of virus particles. ...
https://or.ucr.edu/OrApps/SP/Blog/AwardDetail.aspx?a=006426-007
*  Viruses | Free Full-Text | San Martín, C., Correction: Latest Insights on Adenovirus Structure and Assembly. Viruses 2012, 4,...
Viruses 2012, 4, 847-877) [1] contains an inaccurate statement. On page 864, the caption for Figure 7 reads: 'There are four ... It has come to my attention that my article "Latest Insights on Adenovirus Structure and Assembly" (Viruses 2012, 4, 847-877) [ ... San Martín, C. Latest Insights on Adenovirus Structure and Assembly. Viruses 2012, 4, 847-877. [Google Scholar] [CrossRef] ... San Martín, C., Correction: Latest Insights on Adenovirus Structure and Assembly. Viruses 2012, 4, 847-877. ...
http://www.mdpi.com/1999-4915/4/12/3952/htm
*  Influenza a virus assembly intermediates fuse in the cytoplasm. - Oxford Neuroscience
To extend the observations made in fixed cells, we used a virus that encodes GFP fused to the viral polymerase acidic (PA) ... Here we used recent advances in microscopy to explore vRNA assembly and transport during a productive infection. We visualized ... However, the intracellular mechanics of vRNA assembly into progeny virions is not well understood. ... indicating that assembly of all eight vRNA segments does not occur prior to export from the nucleus. ...
https://www.neuroscience.ox.ac.uk/publications/452305
*  Poliovirus organelles produced for genome replication and virus assembly - Clinical Virology Network
... and virus assembly (vesicular clusters). The pace of this formation, spatiotemporal dynamics and the efficiency of the ... substantially delaying the onset of genome replication and/or virus assembly, to examine the formation of these PV-induced ... Delays seen in the onset of genome replication for EG and GG PVs were similar to the delays seen in virus-induced remodelling ... GG PV was then unable to convert virus-induced tubules into vesicular clusters, leading to a 5-log reduction in infectious ...
http://www.clinicalvirology.org/news/poliovirus-organelles-produced-genome-replication-virus-assembly/
*  Tobacco Mosaic Virus Structure and Self-Assembly | SpringerLink
... has become a classical object for studies on the structure and assembly of viruses. Shortly after the first purification of ... Assembly of rod-shaped virus in vitro: Reconstitution with cucumber green mottle mosaic virus protein and tobacco mosaic virus ... Tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) has become a classical object for studies on the structure and assembly of viruses. Shortly after ... Butler, P. J. G., Finch, J. T., and Zimmern, D., 1977, Configuration of tobacco mosaic virus RNA during virus assembly, Nature ...
https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4684-7026-0_2
*  Requirements for Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus Glycoproteins in Assembly and Egress from Infected Cells
Articles on viral structure, function, and genetics will be considered, as well as articles focusing on virus-host interactions ... and clinical studies on viruses and viral diseases. ... The ΔF virus utilizes the baculovirus GP64 protein for viral ... Requirements for Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus Glycoproteins in Assembly and Egress from Infected Cells. Melissa Batonick ... All cell types tested were infected with the ΔSH virus. HEp2 cells were only minimally infected by the ΔF virus, while A549 ...
https://www.hindawi.com/journals/av/2011/343408/sup/
*  HSV-1 glycoproteins are delivered to virus assembly sites through dynamindependent endocytosis
Herpes simplex virus-1 (HSV-1) is a large enveloped DNA virus that belongs to the family of Herpesviridae. It has been recently ... HSV-1 glycoproteins are delivered to virus assembly sites through dynamindependent endocytosis ... HSV-1 glycoproteins are delivered to virus assembly sites through dynamindependent endocytosis ... HSV-1 glycoproteins are delivered to virus assembly sites through dynamindependent endocytosis ...
https://laser.ceb.cam.ac.uk/publications/publication-summaries/glycoproteins-incorporated-into-hsv-1-particles-are-delivered-to-assembly-sites-through-dynamin-dependent-endocytosis
*  CellNetworks - HIV-1 Vpu Antagonizes CD317/Tetherin by Adaptor Protein-1-Mediated Exclusion from Virus Assembly Sites
HIV-1 Vpu Antagonizes CD317/Tetherin by Adaptor Protein-1-Mediated Exclusion from Virus Assembly Sites ... and/or displacing the restriction factor from virus assembly sites at the plasma membrane. At the molecular level, antagonism ... HIV-1 Vpu Antagonizes CD317/Tetherin by Adaptor Protein-1-Mediated Exclusion from Virus Assembly Sites ... In contrast, excluding CD317/tetherin from HIV-1 assembly sites depended on Vpu motifs for interaction with AP-1 and CD317/ ...
http://www.cellnetworks.uni-hd.de/942654/HIV-1_Vpu_Antagonizes_CD317_Tetherin_by_Adaptor_Protein-1-Mediated_Exclusion_from_Virus_Assembly_Sites
*  17.10.20 Computational study of folding and assembly of virus-like particles, KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany
... , Computational Chemistry ... Subject: 17.10.20 Computational study of folding and assembly of virus-like particles, KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany Computational ... CCL 17.10.20 Computational study of folding and assembly of virus-like particles, KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany ... The idea is to modify virus capsids, so call virus like particles (VLP), in such way that they stimulate the immune response ...
http://ccl.net/cca/jobs/joblist/mess0042757.shtml
*  Brick by brick: Assembly of the measles virus
The new images will help with a greater understanding of measles and related viruses, and could give hints on antiviral drug ... Emory Health Sciences) Researchers have been able to capture images of measles viruses as they emerge from infected cells, ... strategies likely to work across multiple viruses of this type.... ... The new images will help with a greater understanding of measles and related viruses, and could give hints on antiviral drug ...
https://medworm.com/531700115/brick-by-brick-assembly-of-the-measles-virus/