High levels of divergent HIV-1 quasispecies in patients with neurological opportunistic infections in China

@article{Zhang2013HighLO,
  title={High levels of divergent HIV-1 quasispecies in patients with neurological opportunistic infections in China},
  author={Yulin Zhang and Feili Wei and Qi Liang and Wei Ding and Luxin Qiao and Feng-li Song and Lifeng Liu and Sufang Yang and Ronghua Jin and Jianhua Gu and Ning Li and Dexi Chen},
  journal={Journal of NeuroVirology},
  year={2013},
  volume={19},
  pages={359-366}
}
Despite the fact that the survival of people infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has improved worldwide because of the increasingly powerful and highly active antiretroviral therapy, opportunistic infections (OIs) of the central nervous system (CNS) remain a serious burden. HIV-1 is capable of entering the CNS through infected peripheral monocytes, but its effect on OIs of CNS remains unclear. In this study, we investigated the characteristics of HIV-1 in acquired immunodeficiency… 

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