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HXB2 Location  Gag(77-85)   Gag Epitope Map
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Epitope SLYNTVATL   Epitope Alignment
SLfNTVATL   subtype-specific susceptible form
Epitope Name SL9
Species (MHC/HLA human(A2)

Variant Details

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Variant ID.  99
Epitope Seq.  SLYNTVATL
Variant Seq.  SLfNTVATL
Mutations Y/F
Epitope Location Y3F
HXB2 Location Y79F
Mutation Type SSF: subtype-specific susceptible form
Epitope Subtype B, C, D
Variant Subtype A, C
Method Chromium-release assay
Note The consensus peptides of B and D clade viruses and some Cs have the sequence SLYNTVATL. The consensus peptide of A, and some C strains is SLFNTVATL, a form that is cross-reactive.


Cao1997a H. Cao, P. Kanki, J. L. Sankale, A. Dieng-Sarr, Gail P. Mazzara, S. Kalams, B. Korber, S. M'Boup, and B. D. Walker. CTL Cross-Reactivity among Different HIV-1 Clades: Implications for Vaccine Development. J. Virol., 71:8615-8623, 1997. PubMed ID: 9343219. Show all entries for this paper.

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