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Arenaviruses, Old World

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  • Further, proteolytic processing of LCMVGP depends on the presence of a cluster of basic amino acids at the C-terminus of the cytoplasmic domain of GP2, a structural motif that is conserved in Old World arenaviruses [2].


  1. New World arenavirus clade C, but not clade A and B viruses, utilizes alpha-dystroglycan as its major receptor. Spiropoulou, C.F., Kunz, S., Rollin, P.E., Campbell, K.P., Oldstone, M.B. J. Virol. (2002) [Pubmed]
  2. Mechanisms for lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus glycoprotein cleavage, transport, and incorporation into virions. Kunz, S., Edelmann, K.H., de la Torre, J.C., Gorney, R., Oldstone, M.B. Virology (2003) [Pubmed]
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