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Dec 19, 2004

Dear Doctor McGovern: Would primary acute simultanous co-infection HIV/HepC cause a loss of CD19s? Is a high number of CD19s needed in order to mount an antibody response? If counts an percentage below range, what could be cause? thank for assist.

Response from Dr. McGovern

I am not familiar with any information regarding CD19s and the effect of hepatitis C on this particular subset of T lymphocytes.

Dr. McGovern

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