Published in AIDS Weekly and Law, March 18th, 2004
According to recent research from the United States, "In infected individuals, human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) exist as a 'swarm' of quasi-species compartmentalized in tissues where individual viral variants may interact locally."
Y. Ito and coauthors at the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development "used human lymphoid tissue, where the critical events of HIV disease occur, to study local interactions in model HIV-1 binary swarms ex vivo."
"We infected tissue blocks with binary mixtures consisting...
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