The lungs as anatomical reservoirs of HIV infection.

  title={The lungs as anatomical reservoirs of HIV infection.},
  author={Cecilia T Costiniuk and Mohammad-Ali Jenabian},
  journal={Reviews in medical virology},
  volume={24 1},
Failure of antiretroviral therapy to eradicate HIV, even in individuals who suppress the virus to undetectable levels, is a consequence of persistent infection in latently infected cells and within anatomical reservoirs. Support for the notion that the lungs are distinct anatomical reservoirs of HIV comes from a spectrum of studies that have documented… CONTINUE READING