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Expanded Classification of Hepatitis C Virus Into 7 Genotypes and 67 Subtypes: Updated Criteria and Genotype Assignment Web Resource
The 2005 consensus proposal for the classification of hepatitis C virus (HCV) presented an agreed and uniform nomenclature for HCV variants and the criteria for their assignment into genotypes andExpand
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The Major Genetic Determinants of HIV-1 Control Affect HLA Class I Peptide Presentation
Getting HIV Under Control Approximately 1 in 300 people infected with HIV are HIV “controllers” who are able to maintain long-term control of the virus without medication and who do not progress toExpand
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The GB viruses: a review and proposed classification of GBV-A, GBV-C (HGV), and GBV-D in genus Pegivirus within the family Flaviviridae
In 1967, it was reported that experimental inoculation of serum from a surgeon (G.B.) with acute hepatitis into tamarins resulted in hepatitis. In 1995, two new members of the family Flaviviridae,Expand
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Characterization of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) and HCV E2 Interactions with CD81 and the Low-Density Lipoprotein Receptor
ABSTRACT Hepatitis C virus (HCV) or HCV–low-density lipoprotein (LDL) complexes interact with the LDL receptor (LDLr) and the HCV envelope glycoprotein E2 interacts with CD81 in vitro. However, E2Expand
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Efficacy results of a trial of a herpes simplex vaccine.
BACKGROUND Two previous studies of a herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) subunit vaccine containing glycoprotein D in HSV-discordant couples revealed 73% and 74% efficacy against genital disease inExpand
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Effect of coinfection with GB virus C on survival among patients with HIV infection.
BACKGROUND Previous studies have suggested that people with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection who are coinfected with GB virus C (GBV-C, or hepatitis G virus) have delayed progression ofExpand
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Persistent GB virus C infection and survival in HIV-infected men.
BACKGROUND GB virus C (GBV-C), which is not known to be pathogenic in humans, replicates in lymphocytes, inhibits the replication of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in vitro, and has beenExpand
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ICTV Virus Taxonomy Profile: Flaviviridae
The Flaviviridae is a family of small enveloped viruses with RNA genomes of 9000–13 000 bases. Most infect mammals and birds. Many flaviviruses are host-specific and pathogenic, such as hepatitis CExpand
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Emergence of vancomycin resistance in coagulase-negative staphylococci.
COAGULASE-negative staphylococci have been11 increasilgly recognized as causative agents in sevel l types of infection, including nosocomial bacteremia and infection of indwelling devices, such as ...
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GB virus type C/Hepatitis G virus.
After hepatitis G virus (HGV) and GB virus type C (GBV-C) were independently discovered, it was determined that they were two isolates of the same virus. The HGV/GBV-C genome sequence andExpand
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