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A series of independent reports showing anticholesterol antibodies interfering with HIV replication

Posted by SJGreen on 16 Aug 2009 at 14:18 GMT

New cholesterol-specific antibodies remodel HIV-1 target cells' surface and inhibit their in vitro virus production.
Balogh A, Beck Z, Kis A, Izsepi E, Cervenak L, Laszlo G, Biro A, Lilom K, Mocsar G, Vamosi G, Fust G, Matko J.
J Lipid Res. 2009 Aug 4

Lipid binding properties of 4E10, 2F5, and WR304 monoclonal antibodies that neutralize HIV-1.
Matyas GR, Beck Z, Karasavvas N, Alving CR.
Biochim Biophys Acta. 2009 Mar;1788(3):660-5.

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