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Ebola Glycoprotein fusion loop

1st January 2017

This featured structure explores the molecule from PDBe’s 2017 calendar for January. The image shows a fragment of a protein from Ebola virus, based on PDB entry 2m5f, which is critical for the virus to infect its host.





Hollingshead S, Kopečná J, Armstrong DR, Bučinská L, Jackson PJ, Chen GE, Dickman MJ, Williamson MP, Sobotka R, Hunter CN.
Frontiers in plant science Volume 7 (2016) p.292

Tuukkanen AT, Kleywegt GJ, Svergun DI.
IUCrJ Volume 3 (2016) p.440-447

Lawson CL, Patwardhan A, Baker ML, Hryc C, Garcia ES, Hudson BP, Lagerstedt I, Ludtke SJ, Pintilie G, Sala R, Westbrook JD, Berman HM, Kleywegt GJ, Chiu W.
Nucleic acids research Volume 44 (2016) p.D396-403

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