The origin and diversity of the HIV-1 pandemic.

  title={The origin and diversity of the HIV-1 pandemic.},
  author={Joris Hemelaar},
  journal={Trends in molecular medicine},
  volume={18 3},
This review examines the enormous progress that has been made in the past decade in understanding the origin of HIV, HIV genetic variability, and the impact of global HIV diversity on the pandemic. Multiple zoonotic transmissions of simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) have resulted in different HIV lineages in humans. In addition, the high mutation and recombination rates during viral replication result in a great genetic variability of HIV within individuals, as well as within populations… CONTINUE READING
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