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Human Immunodeficiency Virus Impairs Reverse Cholesterol Transport from Macrophages

  • Zahedi Mujawar equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Zahedi Mujawar, Honor Rose

    Affiliation: The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

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  • Honor Rose equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Zahedi Mujawar, Honor Rose

    Affiliation: Baker Heart Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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  • Matthew P Morrow,

    Affiliation: The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

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  • Tatiana Pushkarsky,

    Affiliation: The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

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  • Larisa Dubrovsky,

    Affiliation: The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

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  • Nigora Mukhamedova,

    Affiliation: Baker Heart Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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  • Ying Fu,

    Affiliation: Baker Heart Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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  • Anthony Dart,

    Affiliation: Baker Heart Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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  • Jan M Orenstein,

    Affiliation: The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

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  • Yuri V Bobryshev,

    Affiliation: University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Michael Bukrinsky mail,

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: mtmmib@gwumc.edu

    Affiliation: The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

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  • Dmitri Sviridov

    Affiliation: Baker Heart Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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  • Published: October 31, 2006
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0040365

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A series of independent reports showing anticholesterol antibodies interfering with HIV replication

Posted by SJGreen on 16 Aug 2009 at 14:18 GMT

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J Lipid Res. 2009 Aug 4

Lipid binding properties of 4E10, 2F5, and WR304 monoclonal antibodies that neutralize HIV-1.
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