HIV-1 Virological Synapse: Live Imaging of Transmission - Institut Pasteur Access content directly
Journal Articles Viruses Year : 2010

HIV-1 Virological Synapse: Live Imaging of Transmission

Jérôme Feldmann
  • Function : Author
  • PersonId : 989818
Olivier Schwartz
Connectez-vous pour contacter l'auteur

Abstract

A relatively new aspect of HIV-1 biology is the ability of the virus to infect cells by direct cellular contacts across a specialized structure, the virological synapse. This process was recently described through live cell imaging. Together with the accumulated knowledge on cellular and molecular structures involved in cell-to-cell transmission of HIV-1, the visualization of the virological synapse in video-microscopy has brought exciting new hypotheses on its underlying mechanisms. This review will recapitulate current knowledge with a particular emphasis on the questions live microscopy has raised.
Fichier principal
Vignette du fichier
viruses-02-01666.pdf (311.13 Ko) Télécharger le fichier
Origin : Publication funded by an institution
Loading...

Dates and versions

pasteur-01372500 , version 1 (27-09-2016)

Licence

Attribution - NonCommercial - NoDerivatives

Identifiers

Cite

Jérôme Feldmann, Olivier Schwartz. HIV-1 Virological Synapse: Live Imaging of Transmission. Viruses, 2010, Special Issue "Transmission of Retroviruses across Virological Synapses", 2 (8), pp.1666 - 1680. ⟨10.3390/v2081666⟩. ⟨pasteur-01372500⟩

Collections

PASTEUR CNRS
245 View
198 Download

Altmetric

Share

Gmail Facebook X LinkedIn More