HIV-1 infection during pregnancy and in children : significance of HIV-1 variability and the placental barrier

Doctoral thesis English UNKNOWN
Casper, Charlotte;
(2001)
  • Publisher: Karolinska Institutet, Microbiology and Tumor Biology Center (MTC)
  • Subject: MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP | biological phenotype, genetic subtype, chemokine receptor, coreceptor, mother- to-child transmission, placenta, disease progression, child, pregnancy | MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES
    mesheuropmc: virus diseases

With the global increase in human immunodeficiency virus 1 (HIV-1) infection in women of childbearing age, there has also been an alarming increase in the number of mother-to-child transmissions of HIV-1. Although antiretroviral therapy and Cesarian section hav... View more
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