Published in AIDS Weekly, May 29th, 2006
"HIV type 1 (HIV-1) can cause G2 cell cycle arrest and death of CD4+ T lymphocytes in vitro and inexorable depletion of these cells in vivo," immunologists in the United States explained. "However, the molecular mechanism of viral cytopathicity has not been satisfactorily elucidated."
"Previously, we showed that HIV-1 kills T cells by a necrotic form of cell death that requires high level expression of an integrated provirus but...
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