The immunology of Leishmania/HIV co-infection

@article{Okwor2013TheIO,
  title={The immunology of Leishmania/HIV co-infection},
  author={Ifeoma B. Okwor and Jude E. Uzonna},
  journal={Immunologic Research},
  year={2013},
  volume={56},
  pages={163-171}
}
Leishmaniases are emerging as an important disease in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)–infected persons living in several sub-tropical and tropical regions around the world, including the Mediterranean. The HIV/AIDS pandemic is spreading at an alarming rate in Africa and the Indian subcontinent, areas with very high prevalence of leishmaniases. The spread of HIV into rural areas and the concomitant spread of leishmaniases to suburban/urban areas have helped maintain the occurrence of… 

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