New insights on the role of apoptosis and autophagy in HIV pathogenesis

@article{Gougeon2009NewIO,
  title={New insights on the role of apoptosis and autophagy in HIV pathogenesis},
  author={M.-L. Gougeon and Mauro Piacentini},
  journal={Apoptosis},
  year={2009},
  volume={14},
  pages={501-508}
}
Viruses manipulate host cells to ensure their own survival and, at late stages of the viral life cycle, they kill the infected target cell to ensure their propagation. In addition, some viruses induce a bystander killing, a viral strategy to escape from the host's innate and cognate defense systems. In HIV-infection, the disabling of the immune system is… CONTINUE READING