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- Buckingham, Erin M., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2015 v.112 no.1 pp. 256-261
- Human herpesvirus 3; Human herpesvirus 4; autophagy; genes; herpes simplex; host-pathogen relationships; humans; pathogenicity; pathogens; phylogeny; viruses
- ... Autophagy is a process by which misfolded and damaged proteins are sequestered into autophagosomes, before degradation in and recycling from lysosomes. We have extensively studied the role of autophagy in varicella-zoster virus (VZV) infection, and have observed that vesicular cells are filled with >100 autophagosomes that are easily detectable after immunolabeling for the LC3 protein. To confirm ...
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