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Viral Envelope Proteins

"Viral Envelope Proteins" 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.

MeSH information
Layers of protein which surround the capsid in animal viruses with tubular nucleocapsids. The envelope consists of an inner layer of lipids and virus specified proteins also called membrane or matrix proteins. The outer layer consists of one or more types of morphological subunits called peplomers which project from the viral envelope; this layer always consists of glycoproteins.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Viral Envelope Proteins" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Viral Envelope Proteins" was a major or minor topic of these publication.