TITLE

Reservoirs for HIV Infection and Their Persistence in the Face of Undetectable Viral Load

AUTHOR(S)
Sonza, Secondo; Crowe, Suzanne M.
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
AIDS Patient Care & STDs;Oct2001, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p511
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the nature of cellular reservoirs and sanctuary tissue sites that enable the persistence of HIV infections. Benefits associated with the highly active antiretroviral therapy for HIV infections; Evidence of the existence of a long-lived, latently-infected cellular reservoir; Theoretical significance of the study.
ACCESSION #
5523194

 

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