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HXB2 Location  Gag(28-36)   Gag Epitope Map
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Epitope KYKLKHIVW   Epitope Alignment
KYKmKHlVW   subtype-specific non-susceptible form
Species (MHC/HLA human(A*24)

Variant Details

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Variant ID.  87
Epitope Seq.  KYKLKHIVW
Variant Seq.  KYKmKHlVW
Mutations L/M I/L
Epitope Location L4M I7L
HXB2 Location L31M I34L
Mutation Type SNSF: subtype-specific non-susceptible form
Epitope Subtype B
Variant Subtype CRF01_AE
Method Chromium-release assay, HLA binding
Note The HLA-A24 subjects tested did not recognize the E clade version KYKmKHlVW, which differs from the previously defined B clade version KYKLKHIVW by two amino acids.


Bond2001 K. B. Bond, B. Sriwanthana, T. W. Hodge, A. S. De Groot, T. D. Mastro, N. L. Young, N. Promadej, J. D. Altman, K. Limpakarnjanarat, and J. M. McNicholl. An HLA-directed molecular and bioinformatics approach identifies new HLA-A11 HIV-1 subtype E cytotoxic T lymphocyte epitopes in HIV-1-infected Thais. AIDS Res. Hum. Retroviruses, 17(8):703-17, 20 May 2001. PubMed ID: 11429111. Show all entries for this paper.

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