- Functional genetic analysis of rhesus cytomegalovirus: Rh01 is an epithelial cell tropism factorAnders E Lilja
Department of Molecular Biology, Lewis Thomas Laboratory, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
J Virol 82:2170-81. 2008..We conclude that Rh01 is a cell tropism determinant that has the potential to dramatically affect virus spread and pathogenesis...
- Efficient replication of rhesus cytomegalovirus variants in multiple rhesus and human cell typesAnders E Lilja
Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:19950-5. 2008..2 replicate efficiently in cultured human epithelial cells and endothelial cells. The extended human cell host range of the repaired viruses raises the possibility that rhesus cytomegalovirus-like viruses will be found in humans...