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UIC Researchers Discover How HIV Rapidly Infects Immune Cells

May 1, 2003
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HIV particles (green) in a dendritic cell (left) appear to be moving toward the “infectious synapse” and into a T cell (right).

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A dendritic cell rolls into view, with HIV particles (green) concentrated at the site where the cell makes contact with the arm of a target cell. (6.52 MB)

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