Molecular control of HIV - 1 postintegration latency: implications for therapeutic strategies


The current antiretroviral therapy HAART is effective and life-prolonging but does not eradicate HIV-1 from infected patients. A reduction of HIV-1 RNA levels in the plasma in HAART-treated individuals to less than 50 copies/ml is frequently achieved but residual viremia persists as detected by ultrasensitive assays. The sources of this persistent viremia… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1742-4690-9-S1-I10