John Libbey Eurotext



Host-pathogen interactions in the backyard of HIV-1 infection Volume 24, issue 6, Novembre-Décembre 2020


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Centre international de recherche en infectiologie (CIRI),
Univ Lyon, Inserm, U1111,
Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1,
CNRS, UMR5308, ENS de Lyon,
46 allée d’Italie, 69364 Lyon, France
* Correspondance

The field of host-pathogen interactions studies under a magnifying glass how cellular and viral proteins act to either oppose or facilitate viral replication. Ever since the first discovery of the concept of viral restriction in the mid half of 1900, the field has flourished and especially so in the case of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus type 1 (HIV-1), the virus responsible for the Acquired Immunofediciency Syndrome (AIDS) pandemic. This editorial is meant to provide the necessary background to [...]