Host-retrovirus arms race: trimming the budget.
2008 (English)In: Cell host & microbe, ISSN 1934-6069, Vol. 4, no 3, 196-7 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
In this issue of Cell Host & Microbe, OhAinle et al., 2008 report that APOBEC3H, a potent innate retroviral restriction factor in primates, lost its function twice independently during recent evolution in humans, stressing an ever present trade-off between benefit and cost of protection against pathogens.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2008. Vol. 4, no 3, 196-7 p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-157941DOI: 10.1016/j.chom.2008.08.008PubMedID: 18779045OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-157941DiVA: diva2:437106