Increased IFN-γ Production by NK and NKT Cells From HIV-1-exposed But Uninfected Individuals

Abstract

Background Innate immunity is very active at mucosal surfaces, that are the main port of viral entry; it is known that several components of the innate immune response have a direct anti-HIV-1 activity such IFNs and chemokines (1). Interestingly, a report (2) has indicated a high frequency of plasmocytoid dendritic cells and high production of IFNα in… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1742-4690-2-S1-P85

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