The GCGGAA gene-regulatory motif of herpes simplex virus type-1 is also found in hepatitis C virus
Vizmanos JL, Jauregui JI, Gullón A, González CJ, Civeira MP, Prieto J, García-Delgado M.
Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain.
We have analyzed the sequence of the 5'-untranslated region of hepatitis C virus from 24 patients with chronic hepatitis C and we found a conserved six-nucleotide motif previously described as a modulator of gene expression.
CITATION Gene. 1995 Feb 27;154(1):131-2