Viral / Molecular Core Virology Services: HIV-1 Mutant Viruses
|HIV-1 Mutant Viruses||89.6 (R5X4)|
|Reference:||Balliet JW, et al. Virology 200:623-631, 1994|
|CD4-independent strain||8X (X4/SI): molecularly cloned derivative of HIV-1/3B that can use CXCR4 in a CD4-indpendent manner.|
Viruses can be obtained by completing the Reagent Request Form and calling 215-898-5180 to arrange pickup.
* molecularly cloned virus (others are uncloned isolates).
1. Requires compliance with MTA guidelines, available from the Virus Core.
2. UNAIDS isolate which requires registration with NIH AIDS Reference Reagent Program and
compliance with MTA guidelines.