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HIV-specific cytotoxic T-cells in HIV-exposed but uninfected Gambian women.

Abstract:

A crucial requirement in the rational design of a prophylactic vaccine against the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is to establish whether or not protective immunity can occur following natural infection. The immune response to HIV infection is characterized by very vigorous HIV-specific cytotoxic T-lymphocyte (CTL) activity. We have identified four HIV-1 and HIV-2 cross-reactive peptide epitopes, presented to CTL from HIV-infected Gambians by HLA-B35 (the most common Gambian class I HLA m...

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10.1038/nm0195-59

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, RDM, Molecular Medicine
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Journal:
Nature medicine
Volume:
1
Issue:
1
Pages:
59-64
Publication date:
1995-01-05
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EISSN:
1546-170X
ISSN:
1078-8956
URN:
uuid:b1d4765f-e6a6-49a2-8dcb-851083713f19
Source identifiers:
95280
Local pid:
pubs:95280

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