OMIA 001956-9031 : Resistance to avian sarcoma and leukosis viruses, subgroup J in Gallus gallus

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Species-specific description: Chai and bates (2006) identified the receptor for subgroup J viruses as being the Na+/H+ exchanger type 1 (chNHE1).


2006 Chai, N., Bates, P. :
Na+/H+ exchanger type 1 is a receptor for pathogenic subgroup J avian leukosis virus. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:5531-6, 2006. Pubmed reference: 16567631. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0509785103.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 27 Apr 2015
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