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Central African hunters exposed to simian immunodeficiency virus

Kalish, ML and Wolfe, ND and Ndongmo, CB and McNicholl, J and Robbins, KE and Aidoo, M and Fonjungo, PN and Alemnji, G and Zeh, C and Djoko, CF and Mpoudi-Ngole, E and Burke, DS and Folks, TM (2005) Central African hunters exposed to simian immunodeficiency virus. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 11 (12). 1928 - 1930. ISSN 1080-6040

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Abstract

HIV-seronegative Cameroonians with exposure to nonhuman primates were tested for simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) infection. Seroreactivity was correlated with exposure risk (p<0.001). One person had strong humoral and weak cellular immune reactivity to SIVcol peptides. Humans are exposed to and possibly infected with SIV, which has major public health implications.


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Item Type: Article
Status: Published
Creators/Authors:
CreatorsEmailPitt UsernameORCID
Kalish, ML
Wolfe, ND
Ndongmo, CB
McNicholl, J
Robbins, KE
Aidoo, M
Fonjungo, PN
Alemnji, G
Zeh, C
Djoko, CF
Mpoudi-Ngole, E
Burke, DSdonburke@pitt.eduDONBURKE
Folks, TM
Centers: Other Centers, Institutes, or Units > Center for Vaccine Research
Date: 1 January 2005
Date Type: Publication
Journal or Publication Title: Emerging Infectious Diseases
Volume: 11
Number: 12
Page Range: 1928 - 1930
DOI or Unique Handle: 10.3201/eid1112.050394
Schools and Programs: Graduate School of Public Health > Epidemiology
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 1080-6040
Date Deposited: 07 May 2015 19:59
Last Modified: 02 Feb 2019 16:57
URI: http://d-scholarship.pitt.edu/id/eprint/24373

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