Expression of major histocompatibility complex and HIV antigens within the brains of AIDS patients.

Abstract

HIV establishes a chronic infection in the central nervous system (CNS) of AIDS patients. The immunopathogenesis of this chronic encephalitis is unknown. Because of the importance of major histocompatibility (MHC) class I and class II antigens in modulating the immune response, we examined the tissue expression of MHC molecules in relation to CNS damage and… (More)

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