TITLE

Can infection with a 2nd virus help your HIV?

AUTHOR(S)
Roehr, Bob
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Bay Area Reporter;2/20/2003, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites two papers on the possibility that coinfection with another virus could slow the progression of HIV infection, which were presented at the 10th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections in Boston, Massachusetts. Down-regulation of cell surface expression of CCR5, one of the primary coreceptors that HIV uses to enter the cell; Protective effect of GBV-C.
ACCESSION #
9224118

 

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