Analysis of HIV type 1 diversity in pregnant women from four Latin American and Caribbean countries.

@article{GmezCarrillo2006AnalysisOH,
  title={Analysis of HIV type 1 diversity in pregnant women from four Latin American and Caribbean countries.},
  author={Manuel G{\'o}mez-Carrillo and Sandra E Pampuro and Adriana S Dur{\'a}n and Marcelo Losso and Donald Robert Harris and Jennifer Suzanne Read and Geraldo Duarte and Ricardo da Silva de Souza and Luis Enrique Soto-Ram{\'i}rez and Horacio Salom{\'o}n},
  journal={AIDS research and human retroviruses},
  year={2006},
  volume={22 11},
  pages={1186-91}
}
Worldwide, the distribution of HIV-1 subtypes and intersubtype recombinants is not homogeneous. In Latin America and the Caribbean, HIV-1 subtype B predominates. However, in the south of Brazil and in countries of the Southern cone (Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay) there is a different distribution of viral subtypes and intersubtype recombinants. The aim of this work was to analyze HIV-1 diversity in a cohort of pregnant women (with primarily heterosexual acquisition of the infection… CONTINUE READING

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