Detection of adenovirus-specific T cells in children with adenovirus infection after allogeneic stem cell transplantation.


Human adenovirus (ADV) infection is an important complication post allogeneic stem cell transplantation (SCT), especially in children, with significant morbidity and mortality despite new antiviral treatment strategies. Although the control of infection seems to require T cells, characterization of ADV-specific T cells post-SCT has not been reported to date… (More)