Philippe V Afonso
Affiliation: Institut Pasteur
- Afonso P, Zamborlini A, Saib A, Mahieux R. Centrosome and retroviruses: the dangerous liaisons. Retrovirology. 2007;4:27 pubmed..Enthrallingly, HTLV-1 Tax expression also targets the functions of the centrosome, and this event is correlated with centrosome amplification, aneuploidy and transformation...
- Curis C, Percher F, Jeannin P, Montange T, Chevalier S, Seilhean D, et al. Human T-Lymphotropic Virus Type 1-Induced Overexpression of Activated Leukocyte Cell Adhesion Molecule (ALCAM) Facilitates Trafficking of Infected Lymphocytes through the Blood-Brain Barrier. J Virol. 2016;90:7303-12 pubmed publisher..This molecule facilitates the migration of lymphocytes across the BBB endothelium. Targeting this molecule could be of interest in preventing or reducing the development of HAM/TSP. ..