Homero San Juan Vergara
Affiliation: Universidad del Norte
- Cholesterol-rich microdomains as docking platforms for respiratory syncytial virus in normal human bronchial epithelial cellsHomero San-Juan-Vergara
Departamento de Medicina, Fundación Universidad del Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia
J Virol 86:1832-43. 2012..It appears that RSV entry depends on its ability to dock to cholesterol-rich microdomains (lipid rafts) in the plasma membrane where hemifusion events begin, assisted by a Pak1-dependent process...
- Respiratory syncytial virus targets rafts for penetration and immunomodulationHOMERO GABRIEL SAN JUAN VERGARA; Fiscal Year: 2010..8% of the new cases of lower tract respiratory illness in infants. Understanding the mechanistic process of the RSV infection will help in the development of the vaccines and therapies. ..