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Env gene

Env gene

(Science: molecular biology) One of three retrovirus genes which codes for the env glycoproteins.

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Re: no repeat sequences in exons of genes?

... so retrotransposed would lead to the creation of an extra locus for the gene of interest.....remember its very unlikely to hit a piece of protein ... from which they evolved has many protein-coding sequences (like HIV... env gag nef pol rev tat vif vpr vpu 9 protein coding genes producing >9 ...

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by merv
Mon Oct 03, 2011 1:37 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: no repeat sequences in exons of genes?
Replies: 5
Views: 10437


... are known to belong to the viral family Retroviriadie. They are enveloped viruses possessing an RNA genome, and replicate via a DNA intermediate. ... of the cell's DNA. Infectious retroviruses have the following criteria: generation of cells that escape a cell mediated immune response, down regulation ...

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by rabia
Tue May 06, 2008 7:32 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: virology
Replies: 3
Views: 7302

HIV Reverse Transcriptase Enzyme

... http://aids.about.com/od/newlydiagnosed/ss/livecycle_10.htm HIV is an enveloped virus. The external surface is really just a part of pinched off ... This dsDNA genome is moved into the nucleus of the cell where the viral gene, integrase (Int for short), incorporated the DNA into the host’s genome, ...

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by blcr11
Thu Jul 19, 2007 10:18 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: HIV Reverse Transcriptase Enzyme
Replies: 3
Views: 5364

The Fiber Disease

... of HIV-1 and HIV-2 we can get. All they had to do was add the promoter gene. Make it genetic manifestation jetted to us by way of climate change ... virus and HIV-1, its epidemiology, its pathogenic potential and how its Env protein interacts with cell surface receptors to mediate virus infection. ...

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by Skytroll
Sat Nov 18, 2006 5:42 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5490395

Cure for AIDS

... virions which are released. The genome of HIV contains only three major genes: env, gag, and pol. These genes direct the formation of the basic components of HIV. The env ...

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by victor
Thu Jan 19, 2006 2:11 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Cure for AIDS
Replies: 50
Views: 26824
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