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HXB2 Location  Gag(162-172)   Gag Epitope Map
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Epitope KAFSPEVIPMF   Epitope Alignment
KgFnPEVIPMF   HLA association; escape documented in this paper; non-susceptible form
Epitope Name KF11
Species (MHC/HLA human(B*57)

Variant Details

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Variant ID.  3068
Variant Seq.  KgFnPEVIPMF
Mutations A/G S/N
Epitope Location A2G S4N
HXB2 Location A163G S165N
Mutation Type A: HLA association
E: escape documented in this paper
NSF: non-susceptible form
Method CD8 T-cell Elispot - IFNy, Sequence
Note For mutation A163G, S165N CTL recognition of KgFnPEVIPMF was ablated. 14% of HLA-B*57-positive subjects, 6% of HLA-B*5801-positive subjects, and 5% of HLA-B*57/5801-negative subjects carried this variant.


Leslie2005a Alasdair Leslie, Daniel Kavanagh, Isobella Honeyborne, Katja Pfafferott, Charles Edwards, Tilly Pillay, Louise Hilton, Christina Thobakgale, Danni Ramduth, Rika Draenert, Sylvie Le Gall, Graz Luzzi, Anne Edwards, Christian Brander, Andrew K. Sewell, Sarah Moore, James Mullins, Corey Moore, Simon Mallal, Nina Bhardwaj, Karina Yusim, Rodney Phillips, Paul Klenerman, Bette Korber, Photini Kiepiela, Bruce Walker, and Philip Goulder. Transmission and Accumulation of CTL Escape Variants Drive Negative Associations between HIV Polymorphisms and HLA. J. Exp. Med., 201(6):891-902, 21 Mar 2005. PubMed ID: 15781581. Show all entries for this paper.

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