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HXB2 Location  Gag(77-85)   Gag Epitope Map
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Epitope SLYNTVATL   Epitope Alignment
SLYNTiATL   non-susceptible form; susceptible form
Epitope Name SL9
Species (MHC/HLA human(A2)

Variant Details

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Variant ID.  467
Epitope Seq.  SLYNTVATL
Variant Seq.  SLYNTiATL
Mutations V/I
Epitope Location V6I
HXB2 Location V82I
Mutation Type NSF: non-susceptible form
SF: susceptible form
Note Variant present in 8% of 76 A2+ patients. Bound strongly to HLA-A2 (binding affinity was 94 nM). Was recognized by some A2+ patient's PBMCs and not recognized by others.


Iversen2006 Astrid K. N. Iversen, Guillaume Stewart-Jones, Gerald H. Learn, Natasha Christie, Christina Sylvester-Hviid, Andrew E. Armitage, Rupert Kaul, Tara Beattie, Jean K. Lee, Yanping Li, Pojchong Chotiyarnwong, Tao Dong, Xiaoning Xu, Mark A. Luscher, Kelly MacDonald, Henrik Ullum, Bente Klarlund-Pedersen, Peter Skinhøj, Lars Fugger, Søren Buus, James I. Mullins, E. Yvonne Jones, P. Anton van der Merwe, and Andrew J. McMichael. Conflicting Selective Forces Affect T Cell Receptor Contacts in an Immunodominant Human Immunodeficiency Virus Epitope. Nat. Immunol., 7(2):179-189, Feb 2006. PubMed ID: 16388312. Show all entries for this paper.

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