Fujii H, Shimizu M, Miyagi T, Kunihiro M, Tanaka R, Takahashi Y, et al
. A Potential of an Anti-HTLV-I gp46 Neutralizing Monoclonal Antibody (LAT-27) for Passive Immunization against Both Horizontal and Mother-to-Child Vertical Infection with Human T Cell Leukemia Virus Type-I. Viruses. 2016;8: pubmed publisher
..These results indicate that hu-LAT-27 may have a potential for passive immunization against both horizontal and mother-to-child vertical infection with HTLV-I. ..
Tanaka Y, Mizuguchi M, Takahashi Y, Fujii H, Tanaka R, Fukushima T, et al
. Human T-cell leukemia virus type-I Tax induces the expression of CD83 on T cells. Retrovirology. 2015;12:56 pubmed publisher
..Our results suggest that HTLV-I induces CD83 expression on T cells via Tax1 -mediated NF-ÎºB activation, which may promote HTLV-I infection in vivo. ..
Kunihiro M, Fujii H, Miyagi T, Takahashi Y, Tanaka R, Fukushima T, et al
. Heat Shock Enhances the Expression of the Human T Cell Leukemia Virus Type-I (HTLV-I) Trans-Activator (Tax) Antigen in Human HTLV-I Infected Primary and Cultured T Cells. Viruses. 2016;8: pubmed publisher
..In summary, the data presented herein indicate that HS is one of the environmental factors involved in the reactivation of HTLV-I in vivo via enhanced Tax expression, which may favor HTLV-I expansion in vivo. ..