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HXB2 Location  Gag(20-28)   Gag Epitope Map
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Epitope RLRPGGKKK   Epitope Alignment
{rWEKI}RLRPGGKKK   inferred escape
Species (MHC/HLA human(A*03:01)

Variant Details

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Variant ID.  2835
Variant Seq.  {rWEKI}RLRPGGKKK
Mutations K/R
Epitope Location K-5R
HXB2 Location K15R
Mutation Type IE: inferred escape
Epitope Subtype B
Variant Subtype B
Method Sequence
Note 3/16 and 1/11 sequences of peptide {KWEKI}RLRPGGKKK varied at 639 and 821 DFOSx to {rWEKI}RLRPGGKKK. Position 15 in the peptide is marked as being under selection to vary.


Ferrari2011 Guido Ferrari, Bette Korber, Nilu Goonetilleke, Michael K. P. Liu, Emma L. Turnbull, Jesus F. Salazar-Gonzalez, Natalie Hawkins, Steve Self, Sydeaka Watson, Michael R. Betts, Cynthia Gay, Kara McGhee, Pierre Pellegrino, Ian Williams, Georgia D. Tomaras, Barton F. Haynes, Clive M. Gray, Persephone Borrow, Mario Roederer, Andrew J. McMichael, and Kent J. Weinhold. Relationship between Functional Profile of HIV-1 Specific CD8 T Cells and Epitope Variability with the Selection of Escape Mutants in Acute HIV-1 Infection. PLoS Pathog., 7(2):e1001273, 2011. PubMed ID: 21347345. Show all entries for this paper.

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