"Virus Attachment" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The binding of virus particles to receptors on the host cell surface. For enveloped viruses, the virion ligand is usually a surface glycoprotein as is the cellular receptor. For non-enveloped viruses, the virus CAPSID serves as the ligand.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Virus Attachment" by people in Profiles.
Rajan A, Persson BD, Frängsmyr L, Olofsson A, Sandblad L, Heino J, Takada Y, Mould AP, Schnapp LM, Gall J, Arnberg N. Enteric Species F Human Adenoviruses use Laminin-Binding Integrins as Co-Receptors for Infection of Ht-29 Cells. Sci Rep. 2018 07 03; 8(1):10019.
Chan WM, Bartee EC, Moreb JS, Dower K, Connor JH, McFadden G. Myxoma and vaccinia viruses bind differentially to human leukocytes. J Virol. 2013 Apr; 87(8):4445-60.
Sivaraman V, Zhang L, Meissner EG, Jeffrey JL, Su L. The heptad repeat 2 domain is a major determinant for enhanced human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) fusion and pathogenicity of a highly pathogenic HIV-1 Env. J Virol. 2009 Nov; 83(22):11715-25.