In Search of AIDS-Resistance Genes
Focuses on studies conducted on persons infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and how genes attribute to these persons part or full resistance to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Number of persons who died from AIDS in the United States; Why some individuals escape HIV infection despite being at high risk. INSETS: The mysterious natural history of the resistance allele. ; Other influences on HIV progression.
O'Brien, Stephen J. and Michael Dean. 1997. "In Search of AIDS-Resistance Genes." Scientific American 277, (3): 44-51. http://nsuworks.nova.edu/cnso_bio_facarticles/687