NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Common variants in the HLA and CCR gene regions explain the majority of patients' genetic contribution to variability in HIV-1 viral load, according to an international team of researchers.

After primary infection with HIV, patients' viral loads generally stabilize, but this viral load set point varies from patient to patient, and while viral genetics and environmental factors influence this level, so does host genetics.

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