Intrathecal synthesis of antibodies to HTLV-III in patients without AIDS or AIDS related complex.

@article{Goudsmit1986IntrathecalSO,
  title={Intrathecal synthesis of antibodies to HTLV-III in patients without AIDS or AIDS related complex.},
  author={Jaap Goudsmit and Erik Ch. Wolters and Margreet Bakker and Lia Smit and J. van der Noordaa and E A Hische and J A Tutuarima and H J van der Helm},
  journal={British medical journal},
  year={1986},
  volume={292 6530},
  pages={1231-4}
}
De novo synthesis in the central nervous system of IgG antibodies to human T cell lymphotropic virus type III (HTLV-III) (lymphadenopathy associated virus) was shown in seven of 10 seropositive men who had syphilis but not the acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) or AIDS related complex. None of these men showed neurological symptoms when the serum… CONTINUE READING