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MIM.601373 3p21

Friday 21 November 2003

Chemokine receptor.


- resistance to HIV-1 infection
- susceptibility to Kawasaki disease (15962231)


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- Hedrick PW, Verrelli BC. "Ground truth" for selection on CCR5-Delta32. Trends Genet. 2006 Jun;22(6):293-6. PMID: 16678299

- Carrington M, Dean M, Martin MP, O’Brien SJ. Genetics of HIV-1 infection : chemokine receptor CCR5 polymorphism and its consequences. Hum Mol Genet. 1999 ;8(10):1939-45. PMID : 10469847