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Paediatric non-progression following grandmother-to-child HIV transmission.

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In contrast to adult HIV infection, where slow disease progression is strongly linked to immune control of HIV mediated by protective HLA class I molecules such as HLA-B*81:01, the mechanisms by which a minority of HIV-infected children maintain normal-for-age CD4 counts and remain clinically healthy appear to be HLA class I-independent and are largely unknown. To better understand these mechanisms, we here studied a HIV-infected South African female, who remained a no...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12977-016-0300-y

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Paediatrics
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Divisional Administration; MSD Office
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Paediatrics
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Retrovirology Journal website
Volume:
13
Issue:
1
Pages:
65
Publication date:
2016-09-01
Acceptance date:
2016-08-23
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EISSN:
1742-4690
ISSN:
1742-4690
Pmid:
27608713
Source identifiers:
642051

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