Dendritic cells in HIV-1 and HTLV-1 infection.

Abstract

Individuals with HIV-1 infection show two major immunological effects--the early persistent stimulation of immune responses (e.g. of CD8 cells and antibody production) and later catastrophic immunodeficiency. Peripheral blood dendritic cells (DC) become infected with HIV-1 and infected cells can stimulate responses to virus. By contrast infected DC show a… (More)

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@article{Knight1993DendriticCI, title={Dendritic cells in HIV-1 and HTLV-1 infection.}, author={Stella C. Knight and Steven E. Macatonia and Kennedy J. Cruickshank and Peter J. Rudge and Steven Patterson}, journal={Advances in experimental medicine and biology}, year={1993}, volume={329}, pages={545-9} }