Current Views on the Pathophysiology of GB Virus C Coinfection with HIV-1 Infection.

GB virus C (GBV-C), a member of the Flaviviridae family of viruses, recently received considerable attention largely owing to its potential role in decelerating HIV-1 disease progression by interfering with HIV replication. With similar transmission features, GBV-C is parenterally transmitted, similar to the serum hepatitis viruses and HIV-1, and replicates… CONTINUE READING