HIV-1 Group P is unable to antagonize human tetherin by Vpu, Env or Nef

@inproceedings{Sauter2010HIV1GP,
  title={HIV-1 Group P is unable to antagonize human tetherin by Vpu, Env or Nef},
  author={Daniel Sauter and St{\'e}phane Hu{\'e} and Sarah J. Petit and Jean-Christophe Plantier and Greg J. Towers and Frank Kirchhoff and Ravindra K Gupta},
  booktitle={Retrovirology},
  year={2010}
}
A new subgroup of HIV-1, designated Group P, was recently detected in two unrelated patients of Cameroonian origin. HIV-1 Group P phylogenetically clusters with SIVgor suggesting that it is the result of a cross-species transmission from gorillas. Until today, HIV-1 Group P has only been detected in two patients, and its degree of adaptation to the human… CONTINUE READING