Gene Symbol: tat
Description: tat protein
Species: Simian immunodeficiency virus 2
- Natural infection of wild-born mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx) with two different types of simian immunodeficiency virusJ Takehisa
Department of Viral Infection and International Health, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa 920 8640, Japan
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 17:1143-54. 2001..We therefore designated the Cameroonian SIVmnd as SIVmnd type 2 and redesignated SIVmndGB1 as SIVmnd type 1. To date, M. sphinx is the only primate species other than humans that is naturally infected with two different types of SIV...
- Virus replication and disease progression inversely correlate with SIV tat evolution in morphine-dependent and SIV/SHIV-infected Indian rhesus macaquesRichard J Noel
AIDS Research Program, Ponce School of Medicine, Ponce 00732, Puerto Rico
Virology 346:127-38. 2006We analyzed the association between evolution of the 5' exon of tat and disease progression in an SIV/SHIV macaque model of opiate dependence and AIDS...
- A peptide-loaded dendritic cell based cytotoxic T-lymphocyte (CTL) vaccination strategy using peptides that span SIV Tat, Rev, and Env overlapping reading framesZachary Klase
Department of Infectious Diseases, Saint Michael s Medical Center, Newark, New Jersey, USA
Retrovirology 3:1. 2006..macaques using a peptide-loaded dendritic cell approach employing epitopes in the second coding exon of SIV Tat which spans reading frames for both Env and Rev...