Bsc. student in life sciences
Feb 16, 2003
1. Are there any target cells other than CD4+ lymphocytes? 2. What happens to HIV virion when out of a target cell? can the immune system "kill" a "free" HIV virion.
Response from Dr. Holodniy
1. Yes, cells like monocytes and dendritic cells. 2. Yes, through antibody neutralization, and trapping by immune cells like dendritic cells.
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