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Quantification of the virus-host interaction in human T lymphotropic virus I infection

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Background: HTLV-I causes the disabling inflammatory disease HAM/TSP: there is no vaccine, no satisfactory treatment and no means of assessing the risk of disease or prognosis in infected people. Like many immunopathological diseases with a viral etiology the outcome of infection is thought to depend on the virus-host immunology interaction. However the dynamic virus-host interaction is complex and current models of HAM/TSP pathogenesis are conflicting. The CD8+ cell response is thought to be...

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10.1186/1742-4690-2-75

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Institution:
"Imperial College, London", "University of Oxford"
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Mathematical,Physical & Life Sciences Division - Zoology
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Institution:
"Imperial College, London"
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Department of Immunology
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Institution:
"Imperial College, London"
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Department of Immunology
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Institution:
"University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa, Japan"
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Department of Immunology,Graduate School and Faculty of Medicine
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Institution:
"Imperial College, London"
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Department of Genito-Urinary Medicine and Communicable Diseases
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BioMed Central Publisher's website
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Retrovirology Journal website
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2
Article number:
75
Publication date:
2005-12-01
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1742-4690
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English
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2009-06-15

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