Associations Between Phylogenetic Clustering and HLA Profile Among HIV-Infected Individuals in San Diego, California
The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 04/20/2012Mehta SR et al.
Some transmission clusters demonstrate HLA enrichment, and viruses in these HLA–associated clusters often show evidence of escape to enriched alleles. Interestingly, HLA discordance was associated with clustering in the predominantly MSM population.
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