HIV 'safe houses' identified inside the body

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Researchers have identified cells that provide 'safe houses' for the human immunodeficiency virus during antiretroviral therapy. HIV needs to be "housed" in a cell, a safe haven, so to speak, to live and replicate, explain authors of a new report.

Period14 Jul 2016

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  • TitleHIV 'safe houses' identified inside the body
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletScience Daily
    Media typeWeb
    CountryCanada
    Date14/07/16
    DescriptionResearchers have identified cells that provide 'safe houses' for the human immunodeficiency virus during antiretroviral therapy. HIV needs to be "housed" in a cell, a safe haven, so to speak, to live and replicate, explain authors of a new report.
    Producer/AuthorUniversity of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM)
    URLhttps://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/07/160714151900.htm
    PersonsGabriela Khoury