HIV-1 Subtypes and Recombinants in Northern Tanzania: Distribution of Viral Quasispecies

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This study analyzed the distribution and prevalence of HIV-1 subtypes, multiplicity of HIV-1 infection, and frequency of inter-subtype recombination among HIV-1-infected female bar and hotel workers in Moshi, Kilimanjaro Region, Tanzania, from 2004 to 2007. The HIV-1 viral sequences spanning the V1-C5 region of HIV-1 env gp120 were analyzed from 50 subjects… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0047605

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@inproceedings{Kiwelu2012HIV1SA, title={HIV-1 Subtypes and Recombinants in Northern Tanzania: Distribution of Viral Quasispecies}, author={Ireen E. Kiwelu and Vladimir A. Novitsky and Lauren Margolin and Jeannie Baca and Rachel R Manongi and Noel E. Sam and John Shao and Mary Fran McLane and Saidi Hussein Kapiga and Marilyn J. Essex}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2012} }