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HXB2 Location Vif(158-168)
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Author Location Vif
Epitope RIKPPLPSVTK Epitope Alignment
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Subtype B
Species (MHC/HLA) human(A3)
Immunogen HIV-1 infection
Patient MHC/HLA A1, A3, B57, B7, Cw6, Cw7
Country United States
Experimental methods CD8 T-cell Elispot - IFNγ
Keywords subtype comparisons, escape, characterizing CD8+ T cells, viral fitness and reversion



Allen2005a Todd M. Allen, Marcus Altfeld, Shaun C. Geer, Elizabeth T. Kalife, Corey Moore, Kristin M. O'Sullivan, Ivna DeSouza, Margaret E. Feeney, Robert L. Eldridge, Erica L. Maier, Daniel E. Kaufmann, Matthew P. Lahaie, Laura Reyor, Giancarlo Tanzi, Mary N. Johnston, Christian Brander, Rika Draenert, Jurgen K. Rockstroh, Heiko Jessen, Eric S. Rosenberg, Simon A. Mallal, and Bruce D. Walker. Selective Escape from CD8+ T-Cell Responses Represents a Major Driving Force of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1) Sequence Diversity and Reveals Constraints on HIV-1 Evolution. J. Virol., 79(21):13239-13249, Nov 2005. PubMed ID: 16227247. Show all entries for this paper.

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