Susceptibility to HIV/AIDS: An Individual Characteristic We Can Measure?


Susceptibility to HIV-1 infections is, beside other factors, determined by individual host genetic variants like HLA class I alleles, CCR5 and CCR2 variants and levels of CCR5 binding chemokines. A new approach to determine the individual risk of acquiring an HIV infection or to estimate the disease progression could now be possible. In a recent study, a… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s15010-005-6305-4


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