HIV‑1 molecular epidemiology in the Balkans: a melting pot for high genetic diversity.

@article{Stanojevic2012HIV1ME,
  title={HIV‑1 molecular epidemiology in the Balkans: a melting pot for high genetic diversity.},
  author={M. Stanojevic and Ivailo Alexiev and Danail Beshkov and Deniz G{\"o}kengin and M{\'a}ria Mezei and J{\'a}nos Min{\'a}rovits and Dan Otelea and Simona Paraschiv and Mario Poljak and Snje{\vz}ana Židovec-Lepej and Dimitrios Paraskevis},
  journal={AIDS reviews},
  year={2012},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={
          28-36
        }
}
The Balkans is a gateway between Europe, Asia, and the African continent, a fact with potential important consequences on the epidemiology of HIV‑1 infection in the region. The duration of the HIV‑1 epidemics in many countries of the Balkans is similar to the one in the Western European countries. However, striking differences exist in several countries of the region in both the epidemic situation and, even more so, in our knowledge about it. In particular, the molecular epidemiology of HIV in… CONTINUE READING

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