Published in AIDS Weekly, December 5th, 2005
"The role of cytotoxic T-lymphocyte (CTL) escape in rapidly progressive infant human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection is undefined. The data presented here demonstrate that infant HIV-1-specific CTL can select for viral escape variants very early in life," scientists in England report.
"These variants, furthermore, may be selected specifically in the infant, despite the same CTL specificity being present in the...
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