ESCRT

AcronymDefinition
ESCRTEndosomal Sorting Complex Required for Transport
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Molecular mechanism of multivesicular body biogenesis by ESCRT complexes.
For release of the newly synthesized viruses, HIV exploits cellular proteins involved in the loading, sorting and budding of cellular vesicles known as ESCRT proteins.
During budding, HIV makes use of ESCRT to cut the last connection between the virion coat and the cell surface, allowing it to exit the cell.