Gene Symbol: K4
Description: interleukin 8-like CC chemokine
Alias: interleukin 8-like CC chemokine, vCCL-2, vMIP-II
Species: Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus - Human herpesvirus 8
Products:     K4

Top Publications

  1. Li Y, Liu D, Cao R, Kumar S, Dong C, An J, et al. Crystal structure of chemically synthesized vMIP-II. Proteins. 2007;67:243-6 pubmed
  2. L ttichau H, Johnsen A, Jurlander J, Rosenkilde M, Schwartz T. Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpes virus targets the lymphotactin receptor with both a broad spectrum antagonist vCCL2 and a highly selective and potent agonist vCCL3. J Biol Chem. 2007;282:17794-805 pubmed publisher
  3. Zhao B, LiWang P. Characterization of the interactions of vMIP-II, and a dimeric variant of vMIP-II, with glycosaminoglycans. Biochemistry. 2010;49:7012-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Structural differences between monomeric and dimeric vMIP-II upon GAG binding were characterized by NMR and molecular docking...
  4. Qin L, Kufareva I, Holden L, Wang C, Zheng Y, Zhao C, et al. Structural biology. Crystal structure of the chemokine receptor CXCR4 in complex with a viral chemokine. Science. 2015;347:1117-22 pubmed publisher