Relationship of HLA-A,-Cw polymorphisms with HIV/AIDS in Chinese Yi ethnic group of Sichuan province

The relationship of HLA-A,-Cw alleles on HIV infection and AIDS disease progression in the Chinese Yi ethnic group of Sichuan province were investigated. The genetic polymorphisms of HLA-A,-Cw alleles of 102 unrelated healthy Chinese Yi ethnic individuals, 68 HIV-1 infected and 21 HIV positive long-time survivors were typed by PCR-SSP assay. Statistic… (More)