provirus


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cDNA copy of the RNA genome of a retrovirus

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Increased activated human T cell lymphotropic virus type I (HTLV-1) Tax11-19-specific memory and effector CD8+ cells in patients with HTLV-I-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis: correlation with HTLV-I provirus load.
The distance between the Alu fragment and the integrated provirus is different in each unique integration site.
5) Because of nonspecific findings and a resemblance to other cutaneous T-cell lymphomas, the differential diagnosis can be challenging on histology and requires the use of HTLV-1 antibodies to HTLV-1 provirus DNA in tumor cells to label ATLL-associated skin lesions.
gingivalis on HIV-1 latency were examined using human cell lines (ACH-2 and U1) derived from CD4+ T-cells and macrophage cells that were infected with the HIV-1 provirus.
Within infected cells, HIV DNA can exist as linear nonintegrated forms, circular forms and as an integrated provirus (Fig.
Monoclonal integration of human T-cell leukemia provirus in all primary tumors of adult T-cell leukemia suggests causative role of human T-cell leukemia virus in the disease.
To determine if an association exists, samples from 50 cases of lymphoma were tested for the presence of FeLV ("Prevalence of feline leukemia provirus DNA in feline lymphomas," in Journal of Feline Medicine & Surgery, 2010).
HTLV-1 provirus load in peripheral blood lymphocytes of HTLV-1 carriers is diminished by green tea drinking.
Posteriormente, se identifico que el provirus se integraba con prelacion en las bandas R, con mayor frecuencia en ciertos cromosomas y loci que diferian segun la condicion clinica y enfermedad asociada (10,11).
HIV IN is a crucial protein for HIV infection and is responsible for the insertion of the provirus into the human genome, permanently linking the viral genome to the host genome, a key part of viral replication.
The endogenous feline leukemia provirus sequences are present in the genome of the domestic cat and are transmitted vertically as integral components of the germ-line (16).
La actividad transcripcional del genoma integrado o provirus esta bajo la influencia del estado metabolico y de activacion de la celula hospedera.
The risk of transmission increases with longer duration of breast-feeding (9), higher provirus load in peripheral blood mononuclear cells and in breast milk (10, 11), and the concordance of human leukocyte antigens (HLA) class I between mother and child (12).