Detailed entry information

Protein Information (annotations from UniProt)

Database IDHIV0001856
UniProt IDQ49AM1
Primary gene name(s)MTERF2
Synonym gene name(s)MTERFD3
Protein nameTranscription termination factor 2, mitochondrial
Protein functionBinds promoter DNA and regulates mitochondrial transcription. Required for normal levels of transcription, both for mRNA and tRNA. Required for normal mitochondrial protein synthesis, assembly of respiratory complexes and normal mitochondrial function, By similarity. {ECO:0000250, ECO:0000269|PubMed:16226716, ECO:0000269|PubMed:19366608}.
Subcellular locationMitochondrion {ECO:0000269|PubMed:16226716}. Mitochondrion matrix, mitochondrion nucleoid {ECO:0000250}.
ECO codeClick here for more information.
Amino acid sequence
FASTA format: Q49AM1
Gene Ontology
(Biological Process)
Complete annatation
regulation of transcription, DNA-templated [GO:0006355];
termination of mitochondrial transcription [GO:0006393];
transcription, DNA-templated [GO:0006351]
Gene Ontology
(Molecular Function)
Complete annatation
Gene Ontology
(Cellular Component)
Complete annatation
Protein-protein interaction123214
Phylogenetic treeQ49AM1
HIV replication factor status Zhou et al., Cell. Host. Microbe., 2008
Brass et al., Science, 2008
Smith et al., J. Immunol, 2010
gene status
Lu et al., J. Virol., 2011
      Folds changes 8h: unknown; Folds changes 16h: unknown; Tested: unknown;
Schoggins JW and Rice CM, Curr. Opin. Virol., 2011
      Targeted viruses: unknown
      Viral life cycle: unknown
      Mechanism related to antiviral activity: unknown
Anti-viral restriction factor Liu et al., Retrovirology, 2011
      unknown (Triplicates)

Gene Expression Profile       top

            Up-regulated;            Down-regulated

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Gene expression during HIV latency

(1). Mohammadi et al., PLoS Pathog., 2014

Differentially expressed transcripts (Pairwise) during latency and subsequent viral reactivation using several agents - Primary CD4+ T-cell based model

DMSO: Dimethyl suloxyde (negative control) - 0.0033% final
SAHA: Vorinostat (Histone deacetylase inhibitor) - 0.5 μM
CD3: TCR Stimulation by IL-2+ antiCD3/anti-CD28 antibodies
IL7: Interleukin-7 based stimulation
DISU: Disulfiram (alcohol dehydrogenase inhibitor) - 0.5 μM
AZA: 5-azacytidine (AZA; DNA methylation inhibitor) - 1 μM
Experimental Condition Log2 Fold Change P value Adjusted P value
AZA vs. CD3-1.206253929142010.0004900618522983850.00195558895688859
AZA vs. DISU-0.06407806444530460.80626790181170.983438610789082
AZA vs. IL7-0.04810257512796970.8136050344604850.999311006273513
AZA vs. SAHA0.5201226636556430.03939662943010010.234425656531578
DISU vs. CD31.130454681697090.002921309063485640.0103350470623896
DISU vs. IL70.007298990936287240.9775874396656380.997213340844928
DISU vs. SAHA0.5851979752055520.04967059401134580.278789029735687
DMSO vs. AZA0.02860659665240730.8744458941996851
DMSO vs. CD31.223780141784490.0003006219626924270.00119086770127831
DMSO vs. DISU0.09123890096194020.7171404149223220.963064442066846
DMSO vs. IL7-0.06993898049254660.7144115371135360.942196722996068
DMSO vs. SAHA0.4843900527625010.04680923152704410.24292766127551
HIV vs. Mock in Activation-0.1381939108842040.8400029611782820.999983755607037
HIV vs. Mock in Latency0.02018142954275140.9078155845758510.999834320637052
IL7 vs. CD31.167585779025080.0005707379081396620.00263000076104834
SAHA vs. CD31.702468168258124.96033362273884e-063.39474240211964e-05
SAHA vs. IL70.5638160348835090.02503534369523930.116189276743238
(2). Iglesias-Ussel et al., J. Virol., 2013

Up and Downregulated transcripts during Latency (Latently infected CD4+ T cells vs Uninfected)- Primary CD4+Tcell based model
Log2 Fold Change P Value
unknown unknown

Gene expression during HIV infection and replication

(1). Imbeault et al., PloS Pathog., 2012

Transcriptomic profiling of HIV-1 infected CD4+ T cells - Primary CD4+ T cells
Experiment type Log2 Fold Change P Value Adjusted P Value
Infected vs. Mock unknown unknown unknown
Infected vs. Bystander unknown unknown unknown
(2). Lefebvre et al., J. Virol., 2011

Transcriptome analysis of T-cell line (Sup T1)
Log2 Fold Change unknown
(3). Li et al., J. Immunol., 2013

Lymphatic tissue
Acute Fold Change Acute P Value Asymt Fold Change Asypt P Value AIDS Fold Change AIDS P Value
unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown
(4). Chang et al., MBio., 2011

Transcriptome analysis of T-cell line (Sup T1)

Derived from Sherrill-Mix et al., BMC Retrovirol., 2015 cross validation
Up-regulated (True) TRUE
(5). Sherrill-Mix et al., BMC Retrovirol., 2015

Deep RNA-seq analysis of primary human T cell infected with low passage HIV isolate HIV89.6 - Primary CD4+ T cell based
Test Status Log2 Fold Change P Value
OK -0.0951581 0.66515
(6). Rotger et al., PLoS Pathog., 2010

Genome-wide mRNA expression of CD4+ T cells from HIV-infected patient
(Genes differentially expressed (at adjusted p<0.01) according to the empirical Bayes approach)
Log2 Fold Change P Value
unknown unknown

Proteomic/Transcriptomics studies indicating differentially expressed genes mediated by HIV

(1). Greenwood et al., Elife, 2016

Activated (CD3/CD28) Primary human CD4+ T cells infected with pNL4-3-dE-EGFP. The table shows the complete (unfiltered) TMT (tandem mass tag)-based proteomic time course dataset
6 h 24 h 48 h 72 h RTi
unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown
(2). Navare et al., Virology, 2012

SUP-T1 cell line
FC-4hpi P-value FC-8hpi P-value FC-20hpi P-value Category
unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown
(3). Hyrcza et al., J. Virolo., 2007

Primary human CD4+ and CD8+ T Cells
Affymetrix Prob ID Fold Change In CD8? Category
unknown unknown unknown unknown

Protein Overview       top

Drug-protein Interaction       (annotations from DrugBank)      top

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Protein Secondary Structure       (annotations from PDB)      top

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HIV-1 Interaction       (annotations from NCBI HIV-1 Interaction Database)      top

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Metabolic/Signalling Pathway       (annotations from KEGG database)      top

Pathway Accession Number Description
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