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Keyword - Viral tail protein (KW-1227)

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Viral protein part of the virion tail of prokaryotic viruses such as Caudovirales. The tail is usually composed of a tube, a tail sheath when contractile, a base plate or tip and tail long or short fibers.

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Cellular component

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GOi

virus tail [ GO:0098015 ]

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