Card Set Information
Virion Shape, Size, Envelope?
2 envelopes (IMV, EEV)
Pox genome type?
Closed, linear, dsDNA
Special genome characteristic and why it is present?
10 kb terminal repeat
. Created during
replication - where
concatemers are cut
, same place everytime.
Pox genes all have ________ and _________.
Pox proteins are called ________________.
Early, Intermediate, Late
Pox early genes are responsible for ____________.
Dissolving core, directing DNA rep, and intermediate gene expression.
Pox intermediate genes are responsible for _________.
Regulating late gene expression
Pox late genes are responsible for _____________.
Structural proteins, RNA pol, and RNA processing.
Examples of Pox.
Special characteristics of pox are ______, _________, ________, ________.
Virus coded enzymes for transcription and RNA processing (
packaged in core
Early RNA is made in the core
DNA replicates in the cytoplas
m using only
Internal envelope is assembles de novo