Viral infection brings mitochondrial traffic to a standstill

Lauren N. Luethy, Julie K. Pfeiffer

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Mitochondria are dynamic organelles with many functions. In this issue of Cell Host & Microbe, Kramer and Enquist (2012) show that mitochondrial motility and morphology are disrupted during alphaherpesvirus infection, which aids viral replication and transport in neurons.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)420-421
Number of pages2
JournalCell Host and Microbe
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 17 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Parasitology
  • Microbiology
  • Virology


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