Polemovirus

VIRION

Non-enveloped, probably T=3 icosahedral particles .

GENOME

Monopartite, linear, ssRNA(+) genome of 4652 bp showing a close relationship to poleroviruses within the first three quarters of its genome but to sobemoviruses in the last quarter. The 3' terminus has neither a polyA tract nor a tRNA-like structure. The 5' terminus probably has a genome-linked protein (VPg).

GENE EXPRESSION

There are a total of four potential ORFs.

REPLICATION

CYTOPLASMIC

  1. Virus penetrates into the host cell.
  2. Uncoating, and release of the viral genomic RNA into the cytoplasm.
  3. The viral RNA ORF2 and ORF3 are translated to produce the RdRp fusion protein and the VPg protein.
  4. Replication takes place in cytoplasmic viral factories. A dsRNA genome is synthesized from the genomic ssRNA(+).
  5. The dsRNA genome is transcribed/replicated thereby providing viral mRNAs/new ssRNA(+) genomes.
  6. Expression of the subgenomic RNAs (sgRNAs) yields the capsid.
  7. Capsid assembly and formation of new virus particles.

Matching UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot entries

4 entries grouped by protein (browse by keywords)

1 entry

Capsid protein (CP) (Coat protein)

CAPSD_PNLV
Poinsettia latent virus (isolate Euphorbia pulcherrima/Germany/Siepen/2005) (PnLV) (Poinsettia cryptic virus) reference strain

1 entry

Genome-linked protein precursor

P1_PNLV
Poinsettia latent virus (isolate Euphorbia pulcherrima/Germany/Siepen/2005) (PnLV) (Poinsettia cryptic virus) reference strain

1 entry

Protein P2-P3

RDRP_PNLV
Poinsettia latent virus (isolate Euphorbia pulcherrima/Germany/Siepen/2005) (PnLV) (Poinsettia cryptic virus) reference strain

1 entry

Putative suppressor of silencing

VSR_PNLV
Poinsettia latent virus (isolate Euphorbia pulcherrima/Germany/Siepen/2005) (PnLV) (Poinsettia cryptic virus) reference strain