Entire female reproductive tract susceptible to HIV infection in macaque model

9 octubre 2014

Most women are infected with HIV through vaginal intercourse, and without effective vaccines or microbicides, women who cannot negotiate condom use by their partners remain vulnerable. How exactly the virus establishes infection in the female reproductive tract remains poorly understood. A new study reports surprising results from a study of HIV transmission in the FRT of rhesus macaques.
http://feeds.sciencedaily.com/~r/sciencedaily/~3/NLxR_HAVOEg/141009154005.htm

Volver