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HXB2 Location  Gag(209-218)   Gag Epitope Map
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Epitope AAEWDRLHPV   Epitope Alignment
AAEWDRxHP-   HLA association; diminished HLA binding or increased off-rate
Epitope Name p24Gag209-218
Species (MHC/HLA human

Variant Details

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Variant ID.  3154
Epitope Seq.  AAEWDRLHPV
Variant Seq.  AAEWDRxHP-
Mutations V/- L/X
Epitope Location V10- L7X
HXB2 Location V218- L215X
Mutation Type A: HLA association
DHB: diminished HLA binding or increased off-rate
Epitope Subtype B
Variant Subtype B
Method HLA binding
Note All sequences with mutations at position 7 and without the C-terminal Valine were unable to bind Cw*0102.


Fadda2012 Lena Fadda, Christian Körner, Swati Kumar, Nienke H. van Teijlingen, Alicja Piechocka-Trocha, Mary Carrington, and Marcus Altfeld. HLA-Cw*0102-Restricted HIV-1 p24 Epitope Variants Can Modulate the Binding of the Inhibitory KIR2DL2 Receptor and Primary NK Cell Function. PLoS Pathog., 8(7):e1002805, 2012. PubMed ID: 22807681. Show all entries for this paper.

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