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Impact of HIV on host-virus interactions during early hepatitis C virus infection.

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BACKGROUND: Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) may influence the outcome and natural history of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection through an impact on acute HCV-specific T cell responses. METHODS: Fifty-five HIV-positive males with acute HCV infection were identified; monoinfected individuals (n = 8) were used for peripheral blood mononuclear cell comparison. In 14 coinfected and 8 HCV-monoinfected patients, HCV-specific T cell responses against a range of HCV antigens were assessed using in...

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10.1086/587843

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MPLS, Zoology
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Journal:
The Journal of infectious diseases
Volume:
197
Issue:
11
Pages:
1558-1566
Publication date:
2008-06-05
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EISSN:
1537-6613
ISSN:
0022-1899
URN:
uuid:4504f366-775d-4fe1-ae1b-dd2b9aec94d1
Source identifiers:
15718
Local pid:
pubs:15718

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