TITLE

HIV babies shrug off infection

AUTHOR(S)
Berger, Abi
PUB. DATE
February 1996
SOURCE
New Scientist;2/3/96, Vol. 149 Issue 2015, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on an ongoing European research which seeks to find the reasons why some babies infected with HIV manage to rid themselves of the virus in due time. HIV transmission from pregnant mother to the fetus; Disbelief aired by some doctors and scientists regarding current finding; Focus on the branch of the immune system which responds to foreign invaders by producing killer T cells.
ACCESSION #
9602272479

 

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