*  Abbott Receives FDA Approval for First Fully Automated Blood Screening Test for HIV-1/HIV-2 | WebWire
New Test Completes the ABBOTT PRISM Hepatitis and Retrovirus Panel, , , , Abbott Park, Illinois ( NYSE: ABT) Abbott announced ... and a human T- lymphotropic virus test (ABBOTT PRISM HTLV-I/HTLV-II). Used in more than 30 countries, the ABBOTT PRISM is used ... With this approval, Abbott now has a complete panel of hepatitis and retrovirus tests on the ABBOTT PRISM system which includes ... Antigen and Synthetic Peptide) can be used by laboratory professionals to screen individual donations of blood for antibodies ...
  https://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=104107
*  163246: Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Virus 1, 2 (HTLV-1... | LabCorp
HTLV-1, a human type C retrovirus, is associated with adult T-cell leukemia, tropical spastic paraparesis, and other ... Antibodies to adult T-cell leukemia-virus-associated antigen (ATLA) in sera from patients with ATL and controls in Japan: A ... HTLV-I/II Antibodies, Qual. 22362-8. 163247. HTLV-I/II Antibodies, Qual. 29901-6. ... The epidemiology of the human T-cell lymphotropic virus type I and type II: Etiologic role in human disease. Transfusion. 1991 ...
  https://www.labcorp.com/test-menu/28916/human-t-cell-lymphotropic-virus-1-2-htlv-1-htlv-2-qualitative
*  The Role of CD4 in HIV Envelope-Mediated Pathogenesis | Springer for Research & Development
McDougal JS, Nicholson JK, Cross GD, Cort SP, Kennedy MS, Mawle AC (1986b) Binding of the human retrovirus HTLV-III/LAV/ARV/HIV ... Differences in antigen presentation to MHC class I and class II-restricted influenza virus specific cytolytic T lymphocyte ... Gelderblom HR, Reupke H, Pauli G (1985) Loss of envelope antigens of HTLV-III/LAV, a factor in AIDS pathogenesis. Lancet 2: ... Clayton LK, Sieh M, Pious DA, Reinherz EL (1989) Identification of human CD4 residues affecting class II MHC versus HIV-1 gp120 ...
  https://rd.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-642-79798-9_8
*  Retroviruses and multiple sclerosis. II. | Neurology
Multiple sclerosis (MS) has been associated with infection by a novel human retrovirus because of its similarity to other white ... matter diseases caused by retroviruses and because of some serologic evidence suggesting reactivity of MS sera with antigens of ... HTL V-I. With the polymerase chain reaction technique, we attempted to amplify genes of HTLV-I (p24 and pol) from lymphocyte ... Retroviruses and multiple sclerosis. II.. Failure of gene amplification techniques to detect viral sequences unique to the ...
  http://n.neurology.org/content/40/8/1254
*  Synthetic peptide compositions with immunoreactivities to antibodies to HTLV and as vaccines - United Biomedical, Inc.
The present invention relates to a method for the detection HTLV-I and/or HTLV-II reactive antibodies and diagnosis of ATL ( ... HTLV-II and HIV in human body fluids. The present invention also provides a method for diagnosing HTLV infection, HTLV-I or ... All of the above failed to distinguish between infection by HTLV-I or HTLV-II because of the antigens used to detect the ... The human T cell leukemia-lymphoma viruses (HTLV) are a family of related retroviruses originally isolated from patients with T ...
  http://www.freepatentsonline.com/5476765.html
*  Saúde Pública - HIV-2 antibody detection after indeterminate or negative HIV-1 Western blot in Cuba, 2005-2008 HIV-2 antibody...
Use of a New Dual-Antigen Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay To Detect and Characterize the Human Antibody Response to the Human ... infection by other retroviruses such as HTLV-I/II, elevated bilirubin levels, "in vitro" hemolysis, heterophile antibodies ... Predictive value of two commercial human immunodeficiency virus serological tests in cases with indeterminate Western blot ... Isolation of a New Human Retrovirus from West African Patients with AIDS. Science. 1986;233(4761):343-6. ...
  https://scielosp.org/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1555-79602012000100005&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=en
*  Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus Infection in Patients with Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome: Preliminary Observations
Antibodies to human T-cell leukemia virus-associated cell membrane antigens (HTLV-MA) in patients with acquired immune ... Proviral DNA of a retrovirus human T-cell leukemia virus, in two patients with AIDS. Science, (in press). ... HTLV agents are the only presently known retroviruses associated with human diseases. Clinically, however, the diseases ... Also, HTLV nucleic acid sequences have been detected by nucleic acid hybridization in lymphocytes from two (6%) of 33 AIDS ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00000075.htm
*  Epidemiology | Springer for Research & Development
HTLV-1), are endemic in Southwestern Japan, the Caribbean islands, Central/South America, and... ... Risk factors for human T-cell lymphotropic virus types I and II (HTLV-I and -II) in blood donors: the Retrovirus Epidemiology ... antigen in an ATL cell line and detection of antibodies to the antigen in human sera. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1981;78:6476-80 ... NHLBI Retrovirus Epidemiology Donor Study-II (Reds-II), International Component. Human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 and type 2 ...
  https://rd.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-4-431-56523-9_3
*  Antibodies reactive with human T-lymphotropic retroviruses (HTLV-III) in the serum of patients with AIDS | Science
In humans, some highly T4 tropic retroviruses called HTLV-I can cause T-cell proliferation and leukemia. The subgroup HTLV-II ... have antibodies reactive against antigens of HTLV-III. The major immune reactivity appears to be directed against p41, the ... Antibodies reactive with human T-lymphotropic retroviruses (HTLV-III) in the serum of patients with AIDS ... Antibodies reactive with human T-lymphotropic retroviruses (HTLV-III) in the serum of patients with AIDS ...
  http://science.sciencemag.org/content/224/4648/506
*  The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene | DERMATOLOGIC LESIONS IN ASYMPTOMATIC BLOOD DONORS SEROPOSITIVE FOR...
Biopsy specimens were obtained from abnormal and normal skin samples of seropositive individuals in an attempt to detect HTLV-1 ... Dermatologic lesions probably related to HTLV-1 infection were diagnosed in eligible blood donors who were infected with this ... HTLV-1). In this study, we evaluated the dermatologic lesions of eligible blood donors in the state of Minas Gerais in Brazil ... who were seropositive but asymptomatic for infection with HTLV-1. The study population was composed of 128 HTLV-1-seropositive ...
  http://www.ajtmh.org/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.2003.68.562
*  AZT, Zidovudine, Retrovir - Product Information
Two of ten human lymphocyte cultures tested were found to be sensitive to zidovudine at 5 µg/ml or less. ... Zidovudine has antiviral activity against some other mammalian retroviruses in addition to HIV. Human immunodeficiency virus-2 ... induced cytopathic effects in two tetanus-specific T4 cell lines. HIV-p24 antigen expression was also undetectable at the same ... Zidovudine at concentrations of 0.13 µg/ml also provided ,90% protection from a strain of HIV (HTLV IIIB) ...
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*  Delta antigen | definition of delta antigen by Medical dictionary
... delta antigen explanation free. What is delta antigen? Meaning of delta antigen medical term. What does delta antigen mean? ... Looking for online definition of delta antigen in the Medical Dictionary? ... human T-lymphotropic virus (HTLV) either of two related species of retroviruses that have an affinity for the helper cell type ... human T-cell leukemia virus (human T-cell lymphotropic virus) former names for human T-lymphotropic virus. ...
  https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/delta+antigen
*  Method for treating a metastatic carcinoma using a conditionally lethal gene - Patent # 5997859 - PatentGenius
... ii) there were no known associations of human malignancies with adenoviral infections despite common human infection ... Lifson, et al., "AIDS Retrovirus Induced Cytopathology: Giant Cell Formation and Involvement of CD4 Antigen," Science 232: 1123 ... McDougal et al., "Binding of HTLV-III/LAV to T4+ T Cells by a Complex of teh 110K Viral Protein and the T4 Molecule," Science ... subunit of the human and mouse CD3/T-cell antigen receptor complexes," Immunogenetics 26: 258-266, 1987... Ledley, "Somatic ...
  http://www.patentgenius.com/patent/5997859.html
*  Chang Yi Wang - Wikipedia
Human lymphocyte bearing 1a-like antigens [now termed HLA-DK or class 1 MHC antigen]: Absence in patients with infantile ... synthetic peptide-based EIAs to distinguish HTLV-I from HTLV-II infection. Transfusion 1990; 30S: 513. 28. Kao HT, Gregerson PK ... Synthetic-peptide-based immunodiagnosis of retrovirus infection: current status and future prospects. In "synthetic Peptides in ... A new human B lymphocyte surface antigen (BL2) detected by a monoclonal antibodies: Distribution of benign and malignant ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chang_Yi_Wang
*  The 'immunologic advantage' of HIV-exposed seronegative indi... : AIDS
Identification of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 glycoprotein gp120/gp41 interacting sites by the idiotypic mimicry of two ... Human leukocyte antigen-DQ alleles and haplotypes and their associations with resistance and susceptibility to HIV-1 infection ... Miyazawa M, Tsuji-Kawahara S, Kanari Y. Host genetic factors that control immune responses to retrovirus infections. Vaccine ... Postgenomic up-regulation of CCL3L1 expression in HTLV-2-infected persons curtails HIV-1 replication. Blood 2007; 109:1850-1856 ...
  https://journals.lww.com/aidsonline/fulltext/2009/01140/the__immunologic_advantage__of_hiv_exposed.2.aspx
*  The chronic leukemias of lymphoid origin, part 1. - Free Online Library
Natural antibodies to human retrovirus HTLV in a cluster of Japanese patients with adult T-cell leukemia. Science. 1982;215:975 ... Adult T-cell leukemia antigen in an ATL cell line and detection of antibodies to the antigen in human sera. Proc Natl Acad Sci ... In the following two-part discussion, key aspects of the morphologic approach to the diagnosis of both chronic ... Recent studies have suggested a role for HTLV (human T-cell leukemia/lymphoma virus) in cutaneous T-cell lymphomas.[29] ...
  https://www.thefreelibrary.com/The+chronic+leukemias+of+lymphoid+origin%2C+part+1-a053449454
*  US Patent # 9,566,348. Methods and compositions for the treatment of cancer and infectious disease using alpha(2)...
The present invention relates to the use of alpha (2) macroglobulin complexes isolated from the serum of a mammal. The ... Infectious virus of both human and non-human vertebrates, include retroviruses, RNA viruses and DNA viruses. Examples of virus ... molecules present antigens on the cell surface of antigen-presenting cells. Antigens are processed by two distinct antigen ... HTLV-II, simian T-cell leukemia virus (STLV), and bovine leukemia virus (BLV). The foamy viruses include human foamy virus (HIV ...
  http://patents.com/us-9566348.html
*  Preclinical and phase I clinical trial of blockade of IL-15 using Mikβ1 monoclonal antibody in T cell large granular lymphocyte...
... as well as in diseases associated with human T cell lymphotropic virus I (HTLV-I) (3, 8, 11-16). ... diseases casually associated with infection with the retrovirus HTLV-I overexpress IL-15 and its receptor (14). Ex vivo studies ... The two antibodies identify noncompeting epitopes on the IL-2/IL-15Rβ chain. Before infusion both antibodies were capable of ... PBMC were incubated with medium alone or with the addition of 10 μg/ml UPC10 antigen as a nonspecific murine IgG 2a Ig control ...
  http://www.pnas.org/content/103/2/401?ijkey=982bf42872f22832990bf61a478fdbf75903fcb2&keytype2=tf_ipsecsha
*  HTLV-1 infection interferes with immune responses to Mycobacterium tuberculosis antigens | Retrovirology | Full Text
17th International Confernce on Human Retroviruses: HTLV and Related Viruses. Oral presentation ... It has already been demonstrated that human T cell lymphotropic virus type 1 (HTLV-1) infection leads to a spontaneous IFN- γ ... This was a cross-sectional study evaluating four groups: healthy control (HC group), HTLV-1 infected subjects without TB (HTLV- ... TuberculosisMycobacterium TuberculosisImmunological FeatureMycobacterial AntigenTuberculosis Antigen. Tuberculosis (TB) is ...
  https://retrovirology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1742-4690-12-S1-O24
*  DETECTION OF ANTIBODY TO LAV/HTLV-Ⅲ IN SERA FROM CHINESE HAEMOPHILIACS--《Chinese Journal of Virology》1986年02期
Two Chinese haemophiliacs treated with locally produced factor Ⅷ was sero-negative.The first AIDS patient from abroad died in ... the data indicated that the Chinese haemophilics were exposed to LAV/HTLV-Ⅲ via imported factor Ⅷ from USA. ... HUMAN RETROVIRUS HTLV-1 AND NEUROMYELOPTHIES IN CHINA[J];Chinese Journal of Virology;1993-04. ... ESTABLISHMENT AND APPLICATION OF MT-4A CELL LINE CARRYING HIV ANTIGEN[J];Chinese Journal of Virology;1991-03. ...
  http://en.cnki.com.cn/Article_en/CJFDTOTAL-BDXB198602000.htm
*  US5578715A - Methods, kits, and probes for diagnosing HIV-2 - Google Patents
LAV-II) infection and a kit containing reagents for the same is disclosed. These reagents include cDNA probes which are capable ... the DNA probes are capable of hybridizing to the entire genome of HIV-2. These reagents also include polypeptides encoded by ... of hybridizing to at least a portion of the genome of HIV-2. In one embodiment, ... Mitsuya et al., "Protection of T Cells Against Infectivity and Cytopathic Effect of HTLV-III In Vitro," Retroviruses in Human ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US5578715
*  Immunogenetics and the Pathological Mechanisms of Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus Type 1- (HTLV-1-)Associated Myelopathy/Tropical...
Human T-cell leukemia virus type 1 (HTLV-1) is a replication-competent human retrovirus associated with two distinct types of ... HTLV-I) Tax11-19 peptide-human histocompatibility leukocyte antigen A*201 complexes on CD4+ CD25+ T cells detected by peptide- ... G. de The and R. Bomford, "An HTLV-I vaccine: why, how, for whom?" AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, vol. 9, no. 5, pp. 381 ... T. Uchiyama, "Human T cell leukemia virus type I (HTLV-I) and human diseases," Annual Review of Immunology, vol. 15, pp. 15-37 ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ipid/2010/478461/
*  Application # 2011/0281347. Multivalent vaccines comprising recombinant viral vectors - Patents.com
The vectors comprise heterologous nucleic acids encoding at least two antigens from one or more tuberculosis-c ... Retroviruses, such as RSV, HTLV-I, and HTLV-II, Herpesviruses such as EBV; CMV or herpes simplex virus; Lentiviruses, such as ... 0049] As used herein, "antigen" means a protein or fragment thereof that, when expressed in an animal or human cell or tissue, ... TB10.4 antigen with at least one other antigen, which antigen may be a tuberculosis antigen, more preferably the Ag85A antigen ...
  http://patents.com/us-20110281347.html
*  Patent US5419759 - Apparatus and methods for treatment of HIV infections and AIDS - Google Patents
Human Immuno-deficiency Virus) infections and AIDS. Infected blood is drawn from a patient and separated into infected ... said viruses include HTLV-I, HTLV-II, and hepatitus type B viruses. ... The retrovirus has now been called Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).. THE BIOLOGY OF HIV: The virus is an RNA virus and it ... and to have an internal antigen (p. 25) similar to HTLV (p. 24). The virus was transmitted into cord blood lymphocytes and the ...
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*  Michael F. Clarke, M.D. | Stanford Medicine Profiles
These studies show that the human retrovirus HTLV, which has been demonstrated to be associated with certain T cell ... B-cell lines established from two individuals with T-cell acute lymphocytic leukemia (T-ALL) express HLA-DR antigens, whereas ... The mechanism of leukaemogenic transformation by human T-cell leukaemia/lymphoma virus (HTLV), a retrovirus implicated in the ... Here, using molecular clones of HTLV and human major histocompatibility antigen DNA, we have shown homology between the ...
  https://med.stanford.edu/profiles/michael-clarke