Intrinsic immunity: a front line defense against viral attack Paul D. Bieniasz Nature Immunology 2004. Reviewed by Christina Ziegler Oct 26 th 2009. Relationship of intrinsic immunity with innate and adaptive immunity.
Intrinsic immunity: a front line defense against viral attackPaul D. BieniaszNature Immunology 2004
Reviewedby Christina Ziegler
Oct 26th 2009
Cone-shaped viral capsid is formed by CA hexamers.
Non-permissive cells express a homolog of Cytidine deaminases called APOBEC3 (apolipoprotein B mRNA editing enzyme, catalytic polypeptide-like 3).
Sum of mechanisms exploid by the discussed factors of the intrinsic immunity
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Summary of known intrinsic factors
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