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HXB2 Location  Gag(147-155)   Gag Epitope Map
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Epitope ISPRTLNAW   Epitope Alignment
lSPRTLNAW   observed variant
Epitope Name IW9
Species (MHC/HLA human(B57)

Variant Details

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Variant ID.  138
Epitope Seq.  ISPRTLNAW
Variant Seq.  lSPRTLNAW
Mutations I/L
Epitope Location I1L
HXB2 Location I147L
Mutation Type OV: observed variant
Method CD8 T-cell Elispot - IFNy
Note ISPRTLNAW had a variant lSPRTLNAW in 7/10 B57+ subjects, and 4/9 B57- subjects; 2 other variants were observed, but there was no apparent sequence selection in this epitope.


Currier2005 Jeffrey R. Currier, Matthew E. Harris, Josephine H. Cox, Francine E. McCutchan, Deborah L. Birx, Shlomo Maayan, and Guido Ferrari. Immunodominance and Cross-Reactivity of B5703-Restricted CD8 T Lymphocytes from HIV Type 1 Subtype C-Infected Ethiopians. AIDS Res. Hum. Retroviruses, 21(3):239-245, Mar 2005. PubMed ID: 15795531. Show all entries for this paper.

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