Hormonal upregulation of CCR5 expression on T lymphocytes as a possible mechanism for increased HIV-1 risk

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2005 Mar;38 Suppl 1:S14-6. doi: 10.1097/01.qai.0000167028.33525.f8.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Contraceptives, Oral, Hormonal / adverse effects*
  • Female
  • HIV Infections / etiology*
  • HIV Infections / immunology
  • HIV Infections / transmission
  • HIV-1
  • Heterosexuality
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Receptors, CCR5 / metabolism*
  • Receptors, CXCR4 / metabolism
  • Risk Factors
  • T-Lymphocytes / drug effects*
  • T-Lymphocytes / immunology*
  • Up-Regulation / drug effects

Substances

  • Contraceptives, Oral, Hormonal
  • Receptors, CCR5
  • Receptors, CXCR4