Summary: Lentivirus virion infectivity factor (VIF)
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This family consists of several feline specific Lentivirus virion infectivity factor (VIF) proteins. VIF is essential for productive FIV infection of host target cells in vitro .
Lockridge KM, Himathongkham S, Sawai ET, Chienand M, Sparger EE; , Virology 1999;261:25-30.: The feline immunodeficiency virus vif gene is required for productive infection of feline peripheral blood mononuclear cells and monocyte-derived macrophages. PUBMED:10441553 EPMC:10441553
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InterPro entry IPR008668This family consists of several feline-specific Lentivirus virion infectivity factor (VIF) proteins. VIF is essential for productive Feline immunodeficiency virus infection of host target cells in vitro [PUBMED:10441553].
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|Biological process||viral infectious cycle (GO:0019058)|
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|Seed source:||Pfam-B_9439 (release 8.0)|
|Number in seed:||4|
|Number in full:||25|
|Average length of the domain:||235.20 aa|
|Average identity of full alignment:||54 %|
|Average coverage of the sequence by the domain:||97.13 %|
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