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HXB2 Location  Gag(76-86)   Gag Epitope Map
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Epitope RSLYNTVATLY   Epitope Alignment
kSLYNTiATLY   diminished response; escape documented in this paper
Epitope Name RY11
Species (MHC/HLA human(A*02:01, A*30:02)

Variant Details

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Variant ID.  2982
Variant Seq.  kSLYNTiATLY
Mutations R/K V/I
Epitope Location R1K V7I
HXB2 Location R76K V82I
Mutation Type DR: diminished response
E: escape documented in this paper
Epitope Subtype B
Variant Subtype B
Method CD8 T-cell Elispot - IFNy, HLA binding
Note Variant kSLYNTiATLY had an increase in binding to HLA-A*02 in vitro; but it showed a significant decrease in EliSpot response in 1 chronically-infected, untreated patient; abrogation of CTL responses in the second patient; and no change in the third when compared to wt RY11. The authors designate V82I mutation-containing peptides to be escapes.


Tenzer2009 Stefan Tenzer, Edmund Wee, Anne Burgevin, Guillaume Stewart-Jones, Lone Friis, Kasper Lamberth, Chih-hao Chang, Mikkel Harndahl, Mirjana Weimershaus, Jan Gerstoft, Nadja Akkad, Paul Klenerman, Lars Fugger, E. Yvonne Jones, Andrew J. McMichael, Søren Buus, Hansjörg Schild, Peter van Endert, and Astrid K. N. Iversen. Antigen Processing Influences HIV-Specific Cytotoxic T Lymphocyte Immunodominance. Nat. Immunol., 10(6):636-646, Jun 2009. PubMed ID: 19412183. Show all entries for this paper.

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