HIV type 1 mother-to-child transmission facilitated by distinctive glycosylation sites in the gp120 envelope glycoprotein.

@article{Baan2012HIVT1,
  title={HIV type 1 mother-to-child transmission facilitated by distinctive glycosylation sites in the gp120 envelope glycoprotein.},
  author={Elly Baan and Anthony de Ronde and Stanley M F Luchters and Joseph Vyankandondera and Joep M. A. Lange and Georgios P. Pollakis and William A. Paxton},
  journal={AIDS research and human retroviruses},
  year={2012},
  volume={28 7},
  pages={715-24}
}
The human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) characteristics associated with mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) are still poorly understood. We studied a cohort of 30 mothers from Rwanda infected with HIV-1 subtype A or C viruses of whom seven infected their children either during gestation or soon after birth. CD4 counts and viral load did not… CONTINUE READING