Family

Outer capsid protein VP2, Orbivirus (IPR001742)

Short name: Capsid_VP2_Orbivir

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

None.

Family relationships

None.

Description

This family contains the outer capsid, VP2 proteins from the orbiviruses; these are dsRNA viruses belonging to the Reoviridae. VP2 acts as an anchor for VP1 and VP3 and contains a non-specific DNA and RNA binding domain in the N terminus [PMID: 9311813, PMID: 9281498].

GO terms

Biological Process

No terms assigned in this category.

Molecular Function

GO:0005198 structural molecule activity

Cellular Component

GO:0019028 viral capsid

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
Pfam
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