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HXB2 Location  Gag(28-36)   Gag Epitope Map
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Epitope KYKLKHIVW   Epitope Alignment
qYKLKHIVW   susceptible form
Species (MHC/HLA human(A*23)

Variant Details

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Variant ID.  2595
Epitope Seq.  KYKLKHIVW
Variant Seq.  qYKLKHIVW
Mutations K/Q
Epitope Location K1Q
HXB2 Location K28Q
Mutation Type SF: susceptible form
Method CD8 T-cell Elispot - IFNy
Note Gag variant qYKLKHIVW also elicited CTL response 48 weeks after start of TI in Patient 311.


Schweighardt2010 Becky Schweighardt, Terri Wrin, Duncan A. Meiklejohn, Gerald Spotts, Christos J. Petropoulos, Douglas F. Nixon, and Frederick M. Hecht. Immune Escape Mutations Detected within HIV-1 Epitopes Associated with Viral Control During Treatment Interruption. J. Acquir. Immune Defic. Syndr., 53(1):36-46, Jan 2010. PubMed ID: 19910798. Show all entries for this paper.

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