retrovirology


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re·tro·vi·rol·o·gy

 (rĕt′rō-vī-rŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of retroviruses and retroviral diseases.

ret′ro·vi·rol′o·gist n.
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Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology, vol.
Bennett, who heads the Retrovirology Unit of the Florida Bureau of Public Health Laboratories (FBPHL) in Jacksonville, noticed that more specimens were producing repeatedly reactive results on initial screening but negative or indeterminate results on the Western blot.
National HIV & Retrovirology Laboratory, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, ON
Also, he has been the Head of the Retrovirology Laboratory of the IrsiCaixa Foundation since 1996, and Co-Director of the HIVACAT Program of the same Foundation since 2006.
Baylor College of Medicine Children's Foundation, Bugando Medical Centre, Mwanza, Tanzania, and Department of Pediatrics, Retrovirology and Global Health Section, Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
Michael, director of MHRP and WRAIR's Division of Retrovirology.
It would appear that the emergence of HIV-1 strains encoding Vpu proteins with the ability to perturb the intracellular transport of human Tetherin, could have contributed to the pandemic spread of certain groups of HIV-1," specified Mathieu Dube, doctorate candidate at the IRCM's Human Retrovirology Research Unit, and the first author of the article.
Writing about their work in the open access journal Retrovirology, the researchers revealed that their team studied the so-called "barrier of latency" which has been the main obstacle to HIV eradication from the body.
Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes & Human Retrovirology, 11, 401-410.
He started an open access journal called Retrovirology.
The conference was sponsored by the Foundation for Retrovirology and Human Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Siegel reported at the meeting, which was sponsored by the Foundation for Retrovirology and Human Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.