|Appears in Collections:||Biological and Environmental Sciences Journal Articles|
|Peer Review Status:||Refereed|
|Title:||Two distinct STLV-1 subtypes infecting Mandrillus sphinx follow the geographic distribution of their hosts|
Clifford, Stephen L
Telfer, Paul T
Wickings, E Jean
|Citation:||Makuwa M, Souquiere S, Clifford SL, Telfer PT, Salle B, Bourry O, Onanga R, Mouinga-Ondeme A, Wickings EJ, Abernethy K, Rouquet P, Simon F & Roques P (2004) Two distinct STLV-1 subtypes infecting Mandrillus sphinx follow the geographic distribution of their hosts, AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, 20 (10), pp. 1137-1143.|
|Abstract:||The mandrill (Mandrillus sphinx) has been shown to be infected with an STLV-1 closely related to HTLV-1. Two distinct STLV-1 subtypes (D and F) infect wild mandrills with high overall prevalence (27.0%) but are different with respect to their phylogenetic relationship and parallel to the mandrills' geographic range. The clustering of these new STLV-1mnd sequences with HTLV-1 subtype D and F suggests first, past simian-tohuman transmissions in Central Africa and second, that species barriers are easier to cross over than geographic barriers.|
|Rights:||This is a copy of an article published in AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses © 2004 [copyright Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.]; AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses is available online at: http://online.liebertpub.com.|
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