Affiliation: Microbiology and Tumor Biology Center
- The X4 phenotype of HIV type 1 evolves from R5 in two children of mothers, carrying X4, and is not linked to transmissionP Clevestig
Microbiology and Tumor Biology Center, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 21:371-8. 2005..Amino acid substitution patterns corroborated the conclusions from the phylogenetic tree. Thus, in both children, the X4 virus developed from their own R5 population, and was not caused by transmission of X4...
- Coreceptor change appears after immune deficiency is established in children infected with different HIV-1 subtypesC Casper
Microbiology and Tumor Biology Center, Karolinska Institutet, SE-171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 18:343-52. 2002..Thus CXCR4-using virus may emerge as a possible consequence of immune deficiency. The results provide new insights into AIDS development in children...