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Dec 24, 2001

Does Hiv-1 kill off all t cells or only cd-4 ? I've read that it kills off cd4 and cd8, but my doctor tells me only cd4 ? Both my counts are depressed .

Response from Dr. Holodniy

Although CD4 cells are the major target, CD8 cells can be infected.

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