Published in AIDS Weekly, November 8th, 2004
According to recent research published in the journal AIDS, "A Nepalese heterozygous carrier of a CCR5 mutant, designated 118delF, was characterized."
"There was a 3 base pair deletion at 352-354 in the CCR5 open reading frame, resulting in the deletion of the phe-118 residue located in the third transmembrane domain.
"The mutation has also abrogated...
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