Mechanisms of filovirus entry

R. A. Davey, O. Shtanko, M. Anantpadma, Y. Sakurai, Kartik Chandran, W. Maury

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Abstract

Filovirus entry into cells is complex, perhaps as complex as any viral entry mechanism identified to date. However, over the past 10 years, the important events required for filoviruses to enter into the endosomal compartment and fuse with vesicular membranes have been elucidated (Fig. 1). Here, we highlight the important steps that are required for productive entry of filoviruses into mammalian cells.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCurrent Topics in Microbiology and Immunology
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Pages323-352
Number of pages30
Volume411
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017

Publication series

NameCurrent Topics in Microbiology and Immunology
Volume411
ISSN (Print)0070-217X
ISSN (Electronic)2196-9965

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Microbiology
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology (medical)

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    Davey, R. A., Shtanko, O., Anantpadma, M., Sakurai, Y., Chandran, K., & Maury, W. (2017). Mechanisms of filovirus entry. In Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology (Vol. 411, pp. 323-352). (Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology; Vol. 411). Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/82_2017_14