Published in AIDS Weekly, August 28th, 2006
According to recent research from the United States, "The genetic diversity among globally circulating human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) strains is a serious challenge for HIV-1 vaccine design. We have generated a synthetic group M consensus env gene (CON6) for induction of cross-subtype immune responses and report a comparative study of T-cell responses to this and natural strain env immunogens in a murine model."
"Three different strains of mice were immunized with CON6 as well as subtype A, B, or C env immunogens, using a...
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