Human immunodeficiency viruses: propagation, quantification, and storage
Program in Molecular Medicine
Laboratory and Basic Science Research | Microbiology | Virology
Described in this unit are basic protocols frequently used in the research of human immunodeficiency viruses (HIVs). Provided are methods for propagating and quantifying HIV, as well as recommendations for long-term storage. Background information about these methods is also provided and includes their advantages, disadvantages, and troubleshooting.
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Citation: Curr Protoc Microbiol. 2013 Feb;Chapter 15:Unit 15J.1. doi: 10.1002/9780471729259.mc15j01s28. Link to article on publisher's site
Current protocols in microbiology
Peters, Paul J.; Richards, Kathryn H.; and Clapham, Paul R., "Human immunodeficiency viruses: propagation, quantification, and storage" (2013). University of Massachusetts Medical School Faculty Publications. 189.