Cell Kinase Blocks HIV Infection In Vitro; May Have Rx Application | GenomeWeb
Investigators at the National Institutes of Health and Boston University reported this week that they have prevented HIV infection in vitro by inactivating interleukin-2-inducible T-cell kinase, or ITK.
The Tec family tyrosine kinase regulates T-cell receptor-induced activation of PLCγ-1, Ca2+ mobilization and transcription factor activation, and actin rearrangement downstream of both T-cell receptors and chemokine receptors.  

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