Structural Studies of Cytomegalovirus Entry Proteins

Burke, Heidi.
2017

Abstract: Human cytomegalovirus (HCMV), a dsDNA, enveloped virus, is a ubiquitous pathogen that establishes lifelong latent infections in 50-90% of the population. It causes disease in persons with compromised immune systems, e.g., organ transplant recipients or AIDS patients. HCMV is also a leading cause of congenital viral infections and developmental defects in newborns. Entry of HCMV into cell... read more

Subjects
Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences. Department of Molecular Microbiology.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011176
ID: tufts:20652
To Cite: DCA Citation Guide