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Poliovirus capsid

PDB ID: 2PLV

Poliovirus is composed of a short RNA genome surrounded by a symmetrical protein capsid. This structure includes coordinates for the capsid.

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Length: 302
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Length: 272
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Length: 238
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Length: 68
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Ligand and Interaction

  
MYR
MYR : MYRISTIC ACID
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MYR:2plv

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SPH
SPH : SPHINGOSINE
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SPH:2plv

Interactions for SPH.


Reference

PDB ID: 2PLV , Pubmed

Structural factors that control conformational transitions and serotype specificity in type 3 poliovirus

Filman, D.J., Syed, R., Chow, M., Macadam, A.J., Minor, P.D., Hogle, J.M.

Journal: (1989) EMBO J. 8: 1567-1579


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