Published in Vaccine Weekly, September 10th, 2003
According to a study from England, "Envelopes of retroviruses, including human immunodeficiency virus and simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV), contain host cell proteins that potentially represent novel targets for vaccine development. We show here that sera from rhesus macaques recognized simian major histocompatibility complex (MHC) molecules in response to infection with SIV."
"Antibodies from these animals did not cross-react with human MHC antigens on mitogen-activated...
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