What Is the Role of GB Virus C Infection in Hepatitis C Virus/HIV Coinfection?

Berzsenyi, Mark D.; Roberts, Stuart K.
August 2006
Journal of Infectious Diseases;8/15/2006, Vol. 194 Issue 4, p407
Academic Journal
The article comments on a study regarding the role of GB virus C (GBV-C) infection in hepatitis C virus or HIV coinfection. According to the author, the study found no beneficial effect of GBV-C infection on baseline CD4+ cell count and HIV load, adding further to the debate about whether GBV-C modulates the course of HIV infection.


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