Monofunctional and polyfunctional CD8+ T cell responses to human herpesvirus 8 lytic and latency proteins.


Human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) is the etiological agent of Kaposi's sarcoma, primary effusion lymphoma, and multicentric Castleman's disease. It is postulated that CD8(+) T cell responses play an important role in controlling HHV-8 infection and preventing development of disease. In this study, we investigated monofunctional and polyfunctional CD8(+) T cell… (More)
DOI: 10.1128/CVI.00189-10



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