Skip Header

You are using a version of browser that may not display all the features of this website. Please consider upgrading your browser.

Keyword - Inhibition of host innate immune response by virus (KW-1090)

Keywords navigation



Viral protein involved in the evasion of host innate immune response. Upon viral infection, the innate immune system initially defends the host in a non-specific manner. Many viral proteins interact with and inhibit components the host innate system to replicate more efficiently.


Biological process


suppression by virus of host innate immune response [ GO:0039503 ]


Host-virus interactionInhibition of host innate immune response by virusViral immunoevasionBiological process