Gene Symbol: NP
Description: nucleocapsid protein
Species: Sendai virus

Top Publications

  1. Horikami S, Smallwood S, Moyer S. The Sendai virus V protein interacts with the NP protein to regulate viral genome RNA replication. Virology. 1996;222:383-90 pubmed publisher
    ..previously identified P-L (RNA polymerase), NPo-P (encapsidation substrate), and P-P complexes and now demonstrate NP-NP and NPo-V protein interactions...
  2. Itoh M, Isegawa Y, Hotta H, Homma M. Isolation of an avirulent mutant of Sendai virus with two amino acid mutations from a highly virulent field strain through adaptation to LLC-MK2 cells. J Gen Virol. 1997;78 ( Pt 12):3207-15 pubmed publisher
  3. Cevik B, Kaesberg J, Smallwood S, Feller J, Moyer S. Mapping the phosphoprotein binding site on Sendai virus NP protein assembled into nucleocapsids. Virology. 2004;325:216-24 pubmed publisher
    ..RNA polymerase complex first binds the viral nucleocapsid (NC) template through an interaction of the P subunit with NP assembled with the genome RNA...