Recombination in AIDS viruses

@article{Robertson2004RecombinationIA,
  title={Recombination in AIDS viruses},
  author={David L. Robertson and Beatrice H. Hahn and Paul M. Sharp},
  journal={Journal of Molecular Evolution},
  year={2004},
  volume={40},
  pages={249-259}
}
Recombination contributes to the generation of genetic diversity in human immunodeficiency viruses (HIV) but can only occur between viruses replicating within the same cell. Since individuals have not been found to be simultaneously coinfected with multiple divergent strains of HIV-1 or HIV-2, recombination events have been thought to be restricted to the rather closely related members of the quasispecies that evolves during the course of HIV infection. Here we describe examples of both HIV-1… 

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