Potential HIV-1 target cells in the human penis

@article{McCoombe2006PotentialHT,
  title={Potential HIV-1 target cells in the human penis},
  author={Scott G McCoombe and Roger Valentine Short},
  journal={AIDS},
  year={2006},
  volume={20},
  pages={1491–1495}
}
OBJECTIVES To study the distribution of HIV-1 receptors and degree of keratinization in the human penis. [...] Key Method Foreskins were obtained from 21 healthy adult men undergoing elective circumcision for social reasons. Uncircumcised penises were obtained within 24 h of death from eight men. All tissues were stained for keratin and HIV-1 receptors. METHODS Penises from nine formalin fixed cadavers aged 64-80 years were obtained from the Department of Anatomy, University of Melbourne.Expand
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