HIV-macrophage interactions at the cellular and molecular level.

Abstract

Macrophages, centrally involved in both the innate and adaptive arms of the immune system are not only the chief target of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), but also its main reservoir and vehicle of transmission. Macrophage-tropic (M-tropic) viruses are responsible for the initial infection, predominate in the asymptomatic phase, and persist… (More)

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@article{Khati2001HIVmacrophageIA, title={HIV-macrophage interactions at the cellular and molecular level.}, author={Makobetsa Khati and William S. James and Siamon Gordon}, journal={Archivum immunologiae et therapiae experimentalis}, year={2001}, volume={49 5}, pages={367-78} }