Last Posted: Nov 20, 2014
- The IFNL3/4 ?G variant increases susceptibility to cytomegalovirus retinitis among HIV-infected patients.
Bibert Stéphanie, et al. AIDS (London, England) 2014 8 (13) 1885-9
- Association of host genetic risk factors with the course of cytomegalovirus retinitis in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus.
Sezgin Efe, et al. American journal of ophthalmology 2011 6 (6) 999-1006.e4
- Cytomegalovirus retinitis
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- Effect of host genetics on the development of cytomegalovirus retinitis in patients with AIDS.
Sezgin Efe, et al. The Journal of infectious diseases 2010 8 (4) 606-13
- Tumor necrosis factor region polymorphisms are associated with AIDS and with cytomegalovirus retinitis.
Deghaide NH, et al. AIDS (London, England) 2009 6
- Frequency of HLA class 1 and 2 alleles in Brazilian patients with AIDS and cytomegalovirus retinitis.
Veronese Rodrigues Maria de Lourdes, et al. Acta ophthalmologica Scandinavica 2003 10 (5) 514-6
- Polymorphisms in cytokine genes define subpopulations of HIV-1 patients who experienced immune restoration diseases.
Price Patricia, et al. AIDS (London, England) 2002 10 (15) 2043-7
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