Immunological aspects of infections part 40

Immune System


A third mechanism is viral persistence in which the virus is not cleared and a chronic infection with persisting virus occurs. For example, HIV persists because it eventually destroys the CD4 T cells needed to kill the virus. Hepatitis C also may persist  for years with continuous carriage of the virus in the liver.

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