ERIC Number: EJ384628
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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HIV Infection: The Cellular Picture.
Weber, Jonathan N.; Weiss, Robin A.
Scientific American, v259 n4 p100-09 Oct 1988
Explains a key finding of the research which revealed that initial infection resulted from the binding of the human immunodeficiency virus to a molecule known as the CD4 antigen. Describes various assays used to determine the affect of antibodies on the ability of the virus to infect the cells. (RT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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