vRNA Extension

Stable Identifier
Reaction [transition]
Homo sapiens
Related Species
Influenza A virus
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vRNA is synthesized from the complementary cRNA strand by the trimeric polymerase complex, and bound by free NP protein (Honda, 1988; Mikulasova, 2000; Neumann, 2004). The PB1 subunit, with PA, catalyzes extension (Nakagawa, 1996). The cRNA is released.

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
15298169 Orthomyxovirus replication, transcription, and polyadenylation

Fodor, E, Neumann, G, Brownlee, GG, Kawaoka, Y

Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 2004
11252672 Transcription and replication of the influenza a virus genome

Fodor, E, Mikulasova, A, Vareckova, E

Acta Virol 2000
8709268 The PB1 subunit alone can catalyze cRNA synthesis, and the PA subunit in addition to the PB1 subunit is required for viral RNA synthesis in replication of the influenza virus genome

Nakada, S, Oda, K, Nakagawa, Y

J Virol 1996
3243763 RNA polymerase of influenza virus: role of NP in RNA chain elongation

Honda, A, Ishihama, A, Ueda, K, Nagata, K

J Biochem (Tokyo) 1988
Catalyst Activity

RNA-directed 5'-3' RNA polymerase activity of Viral Polymerase [nucleoplasm]

Name Identifier Synonyms
influenza DOID:8469 Influenza with other manifestations (disorder), Influenza with other manifestations NOS (disorder), flu, Influenza with other manifestations, Influenza with non-respiratory manifestation (disorder), influenza with non-respiratory manifestation
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