The increasing prevalence of HIV-1 subtype C in Southern Brazil and its dispersion through the continent.

@article{Grf2013TheIP,
  title={The increasing prevalence of HIV-1 subtype C in Southern Brazil and its dispersion through the continent.},
  author={Tiago Gr{\"a}f and Aguinaldo Roberto Pinto},
  journal={Virology},
  year={2013},
  volume={435 1},
  pages={170-8}
}
The HIV-1 has evolved swiftly and the scenario of HIV-1 genetic diversity is constantly changing. In South America, recombinant forms of subtypes B, F1, and BF1 have historically driven the HIV-1 epidemic. In recent years, however, infection with subtype C has gained prominence as its prevalence increased in Southern Brazil as well as neighboring countries. Current studies point to a single introduction of closely related strains as the beginning of the Brazilian subtype C epidemic. However… CONTINUE READING
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