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Monocytes in chronic HIV-1 infection : changes in phenotypic marker expression and their relationship with immune activation
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: HIV-infection is characterized by depletion of CD4+ T-cells from the gut-associated lymphoid tissue (GALT) which causes irreparable gastrointestinal tract damage and subsequent microbial translocation of ...
Phenotypic and functional characterization of cytotoxic T lymphocytes in HIV-1 infected South African adults
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In just 25 years since the first reported cases in 1981, the number of Human Immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infected people has risen to 65 million, and over 25 million have died of acquired immunodeficiency ...