Published in AIDS Weekly, November 4th, 2002
"Haematological abnormalities frequently occur in patients infected by human immunodeficiency virus-type 1 (HIV-1)," according to Antonella Isgro and colleagues at the University of Rome "La Sapienza" and the San Raffaele Telethon Institute for Gene Therapy in Milan. "Increasing evidence indicates that bone marrow suppression (BM) results from viral infection of accessory cells, with impaired stromal function and alteration of haematopoietic growth factor network."
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