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NOVEMBER 10 , 2008
  Engineered Killer T-Cell Recognizes HIV-1’s Lethal Molecular Disguises
   

Killer T cells given a new version of the natural T cell receptor (TCR) are able to recognize all versions of a key HIV molecular fingerprint on the surface of infected cells and clear HIV infection in the laboratory cell cultures.

Credit: Adaptimmune Ltd, UK

Killer T cells given a new version of the natural T cell receptor (TCR) are able to recognize all versions of a key HIV molecular fingerprint on the surface of infected cells and clear HIV infection in the laboratory cell cultures.
 


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