OBJECTIVES: To assess whether drug-induced suppression of the plasma viral load is associated with selective differential distribution of virus-specific CD8 T cells between the blood and secondary lymphoid organs. METHODS: HIV-specific CD8 T lymphocyte responses were quantified in matched peripheral blood and lymph node samples from seven patients starting treatment shortly after infection, who received antiretroviral therapy (ART) for a median of 14 months. Cells recovered from samples were ...Expand abstract
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Distribution of functional HIV-specific CD8 T lymphocytes between blood and secondary lymphoid organs after 8-18 months of antiretroviral therapy in acutely infected patients.
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