Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, November 8th, 2005
According to a recently published study from Poland, "In immune-competent individuals, human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) infection is associated with impairment of T-cell function.
"Our goal was to evaluate prospectively whether clinically asymptomatic HCMV infection in allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (alloHSCT) recipients, treated preemptively with ganciclovir, influences T-cell function as well."
"Mitogen-stimulated T-cell proliferative activity, together with cell...
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