Inhibitory KIR/HLA ligand incompatibility between sexual partners confers protection against HIV-1 transmission

W. Jennes, S. Verheyden, J.W. Mertens, M. Camara, M. Seydi, T.N. Dieye, S. Mboup, C. Demanet, L. Kestens

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Original languageEnglish
JournalBlood
Volume121
Issue number7
Pages (from-to)1157-1164
Number of pages8
ISSN0006-4971
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Keywords

  • Viral diseases
  • HIV-1
  • AIDS
  • Disease transmission-sexual
  • Transmissibility
  • Immune response
  • Genes
  • KIR
  • HLA
  • Natural killer cells
  • Immunoglobulins
  • Receptors
  • Leukocytes
  • Sexual partners
  • Discordance
  • Protection
  • Senegal
  • Africa-West

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