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AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2006 Dec;22(12):1267-70.

Serological and molecular typing of HIV type 1 infection in the Tiriyo tribe, a native Indian community of the Amazon region of Brazil.

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Laboratório de Virologia, Centro de Ciências Biológicas, Universidade Federal do Pará, Belém, Pará, Brazil.

Abstract

The seroprevalence and the occurrence of an HIV-1 subtype was assessed in blood samples of the Tiriyo tribe. Antibody was found in 0.6% and the molecular analysis of the pro region detected the emergence of a subtype B for the first time in a native Indian tribe of the Amazon region of Brazil.

PMID:
17209770
DOI:
10.1089/aid.2006.22.1267
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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