Reovirus Capsid Proteins σ3 and µ1: Interactions That Influence Viral Entry, Assembly, and Translational Control
Mammalian reoviruses are prototypical members of the Reoviridae family. Characteristics shared by members of this family include a segmented dsRNA genome and a nonenveloped particle consisting of two or three concentric proteinaceous capsids. The ten genome segments of mammalian reoviruses together encode only 11 unique proteins. These proteins execute the reovirus replication program in a variety of cell types within diverse animal hosts.
KeywordsCapsid Protein Reovirus Infection Subviral Particle Reovirus Type Mammalian Reovirus
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