TWiV explains how cap-snatching, the priming of viral mRNA synthesis with fragments of host mRNAs, can lead to the synthesis of novel viral proteins.
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- Cap-snatching makes new ORFs (Cell) 1:56
- Cap-snatching leads to novel proteins (Cell) 9:40
- Letters read on TWiV 763 1:02:10
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