Gene Symbol: UL21
Description: interacts with microtubules; involved in virion morphogenesis
Alias: interacts with microtubules, involved in virion morphogenesis, tegument protein UL21
Species: Human herpesvirus 2

Top Publications

  1. Le Sage V, Jung M, Alter J, Wills E, Johnston S, Kawaguchi Y, et al. The herpes simplex virus 2 UL21 protein is essential for virus propagation. J Virol. 2013;87:5904-15 pubmed publisher
    ..The UL21 gene is conserved throughout the Alphaherpesvirinae subfamily and encodes a tegument protein that is dispensable ..
  2. Kolb A, Larsen I, Cuellar J, Brandt C. Genomic, phylogenetic, and recombinational characterization of herpes simplex virus 2 strains. J Virol. 2015;89:6427-34 pubmed publisher