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long-term survivor [1 record]

Record 1 1997-08-22


Subject field(s)
  • Epidemiology

Studies of long-term survivors infected with HIV, are carried out to ascertain whether something unusual about their immune systems explains their response or whether they carry an avirulent strain of the virus.


  • Épidémiologie

Il existe des sujets séropositifs dits survivants à longue durée (Long Term Survivors, ou LTS) chez lesquels le sida ne s'est déclaré qu'au bout d'une quinzaine d'années.


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