TITLE

Straight sex and AIDS vaccines

AUTHOR(S)
Radetsky, P.
PUB. DATE
January 1992
SOURCE
Discover;Jan92, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at the increasing spread of AIDS through heterosexual contact, and how researchers are attempting to develop a vaccine to protect against genital infection. Work on blood-borne infection vaccine; Expected different methods of infection according to transmission route; Details of mechanisms in blood-borne and sexual transmission of AIDS; Role of mucosal immunity antibodies; Role of Langerhans cells in AIDS infection; Vaccine research emphasizing mucosal immunity.
ACCESSION #
9201061832

 

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