TITLE

Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Infection, Mucosal Immunity, and Pathogenesis and Extramural

AUTHOR(S)
Kresina, Thomas F.; Mathieson, Bonnie
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Infectious Diseases;5/15/99 Supplement 3, Vol. 179, pS392
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the interactions of HIV with M cells and other cells of the mucosa in infection and as part of the pathogenesis of HIV infection. Transmission of HIV via mucosal surfaces; Generation of protective immunity; Role of the gastrointestinal tract in HIV infection; Overview of research conducted by the United States National Institutes of Health.
ACCESSION #
5361488

 

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