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HXB2 Location  Gag(77-85)   Gag Epitope Map
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Epitope SLYNTVATL   Epitope Alignment
SLfNTVATL   literature escape
Epitope Name SL9
Species (MHC/HLA human(A*02:01)

Variant Details

Showing 1 of 3 variants.

Variant ID.  2341
Epitope Seq.  SLYNTVATL
Variant Seq.  SLfNTVATL
Mutations Y/F
Epitope Location Y3F
HXB2 Location Y79F
Mutation Type LE: literature escape
Epitope Subtype B
Variant Subtype B
Method CD8 T-cell Elispot - IFNy, Chromium-release assay
Note SL9 variant Y79F, SLfNTVATL, was recognized by different TCR mutants with differing functional avidities.


Bennett2010 Michael S. Bennett, Aviva Joseph, Hwee L. Ng, Harris Goldstein, and Otto O. Yang. Fine-Tuning of T-Cell Receptor Avidity to Increase HIV Epitope Variant Recognition by Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes. AIDS, 24(17):2619-2628, 13 Nov 2010. PubMed ID: 20881472. Show all entries for this paper.

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