Genomes and Genes



Gene Symbol: ORF25
Description: interacts with DNA packaging terminase subunit 2
Alias: interacts with DNA packaging terminase subunit 2, DNA packaging protein UL33
Species: Human herpesvirus 3

Top Publications

  1. Visalli R, Knepper J, Goshorn B, Vanover K, Burnside D, Irven K, et al. Characterization of the Varicella-zoster virus ORF25 gene product: pORF25 interacts with multiple DNA encapsidation proteins. Virus Res. 2009;144:58-64 pubmed publisher
    ..The Varicella-zoster virus (VZV) homolog, encoded by the ORF25 gene, was used to generate a GST-ORF25 fusion protein...
  2. Vizoso Pinto M, Pothineni V, Haase R, Woidy M, Lotz Havla A, Gersting S, et al. Varicella zoster virus ORF25 gene product: an essential hub protein linking encapsidation proteins and the nuclear egress complex. J Proteome Res. 2011;10:5374-82 pubmed publisher
    Varicella zoster virus (VZV) ORF25 is a 156 amino acid protein belonging to the approximately 40 core proteins that are conserved throughout the Herpesviridae...