Excited for our paper on influenza virus and IFIT2 now at : A mystery in 3 parts where things aren’t always what they seem. It has something for everyone, with CRISPR screens, CLIP-Seq, ribosome profiling, and ribosome pausing. 1/n
Really cool story showing a proviral function of IFIT2 by . Creative screen points to how a virus co-opts an antiviral protein.
Influenza virus repurposes the antiviral protein IFIT2 to promote translation of viral mRNAs by ⁦