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HXB2 Location  Gag(74-82)   Gag Epitope Map
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Epitope ELRSLYNTV   Epitope Alignment
ELKSLyNTV   reversion
Species (MHC/HLA human(B8)

Variant Details

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Variant ID.  2257
Epitope Seq.  ELKSLFNTV
Variant Seq.  ELKSLyNTV
Mutations F/Y
Epitope Location F6Y
HXB2 Location F79Y
Mutation Type R: reversion
Epitope Subtype B
Variant Subtype B
Method Sequence
Note Patient was superinfected with three strains, B1, B2 and CRF01_AE. The B2 variant is epitope ELKSLFNTV and reversion variant ELKSLyNTV developed in B2 to include 67% of the viruses within 3 years.


Kozaczynska2007 Karolina Kozaczynska, Marion Cornelissen, Peter Reiss, Fokla Zorgdrager, and Antoinette C. van der Kuyl. HIV-1 Sequence Evolution In Vivo after Superinfection with Three Viral Strains. Retrovirology, 4:59, 2007. PubMed ID: 17716368. Show all entries for this paper.

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