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HXB2 Location  Gag(20-28)   Gag Epitope Map
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Epitope RLRPGGKKK   Epitope Alignment
RLRPGGKKr   susceptible form
Species (MHC/HLA human(A3)

Variant Details

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Variant ID.  305
Epitope Seq.  RLRPGGKKK
Variant Seq.  RLRPGGKKr
Mutations K/R
Epitope Location K9R
HXB2 Location K28R
Mutation Type SF: susceptible form
Note The variant became fixed in the viral population at 20 months post-seroconversion. CTL responses to both wild type and variant peptides were detectable and decreased over time, then increased after mutation fixation.


Geels2003 Mark J. Geels, Marion Cornelissen, Hanneke Schuitemaker, Kiersten Anderson, David Kwa, Jolanda Maas, John T. Dekker, Elly Baan, Fokla Zorgdrager, Remco van den Burg, Martijn van Beelen, Vladimir V. Lukashov, Tong-Ming Fu, William A. Paxton, Lia van der Hoek, Sheri A. Dubey, John W. Shiver, and Jaap Goudsmit. Identification of Sequential Viral Escape Mutants Associated with Altered T-Cell Responses in a Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1-Infected Individual. J. Virol., 77(23):12430-12440, Dec 2003. PubMed ID: 14610167. Show all entries for this paper.

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