"HIV Protease" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Enzyme of the human immunodeficiency virus that is required for post-translational cleavage of gag and gag-pol precursor polyproteins into functional products needed for viral assembly. HIV protease is an aspartic protease encoded by the amino terminus of the pol gene.
- HIV Protease
- Protease, HIV
- p16 pol gene product, HIV
- p16 protease, HIV
- HIV p16 protease
- HIV Proteinase
- HTLV-III Protease
- HTLV III Protease
- Protease, HTLV-III
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