Association between peripheral γδ T-cell profile and disease progression in individuals infected with HIV-1 or HIV-2 in West Africa.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999), Volume 57, Issue 2, p.92-100 (2011)

Keywords:

2011, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division

Abstract:

Human gammadelta (γδ) T cells play an important role in protective immunity in HIV-1 and simian immunodeficiency virus infection; their role in HIV-2 infection is unknown.