Volume 17, Number 10—October 2011
Novel Arenavirus, Zambia
|Strain||Late domains†||Strain||S1P cleavage site‡|
|LUNV (Lusaka)||PTAPKESASNPPPYSP||LUNV (Lusaka)||RRLM-GTFTW|
|LUNV (Namwala)||PTAPKEPARNPPPYSP||LUNV (Namwala)||RRLM-GTFTW|
*S1P, cellular proprotein convertase site 1 protease; LUNV, Luna virus; -, S1P cleavage site; MOBV, Mobala virus; MOPV, Mopeia virus; MORV, Morogoro virus; LASV, Lassa virus; IPPYV, Ippy virus; LCMV, lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus; DANV, Dandenong virus; LUJV, Lujo virus.
†Conserved P(T/S)AP and PPPY motifs in the Z protein are in boldface.
‡R(R/K)LM is considered a putative, although unconfirmed, S1P cleavage site.
§STAP is considered a putative, although unconfirmed, PTAP motif.
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