Academic Article


  • © 2014 Elsevier Ltd. TIM proteins are known to promote viral entry into host cells. Unexpectedly, a recent study has shown that TIM proteins also inhibit HIV-1 release from the host cell by directly binding to phosphatidylserine exposed on the virus surface, providing details on a new role of TIM proteins in HIV replication.
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    Author List

  • Vlach J; Saad JS
  • Start Page

  • 603
  • End Page

  • 604
  • Volume

  • 22
  • Issue

  • 11