Human T-Lymphotropic Viruses : Methods and Protocols

While HIV-1 continues to be well-researched, this detailed volume draws attention to other members of the Retrovirus family, namely the Human T-lymphotropic Viruses (HTLVs), featuring the most updated technical information about HTLV determination and the methods to investigate their interaction wit...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Casoli, Claudio (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer New York 2017, 2017
Edition:1st ed. 2017
Series:Methods in Molecular Biology
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Serological and Molecular Methods to Study Epidemiological Aspects of Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Virus Type 1 Infection
  • Molecular Epidemiology Database for Sequence Management and Data Mining
  • Reporter Systems to Study HTLV-1 Transmission
  • Quantitative Analysis of Human T-Lymphotropic Virus Type 1 (HTLV-1) Infection Using Co-Culture with Jurkat LTR-Luciferase or Jurkat LTR-GFP Reporter Cells
  • Isolation of Exosomes from HTLV-Infected Cells
  • A Luciferase Functional Quantitative Assay for Measuring NF-ĸB Promoter Transactivation Mediated by HTLV-1 and HTLV-2 Tax Proteins
  • Generation of a Tet-On Expression System to Study Transactivation Ability of Tax-2
  • EGF Uptake and Degradation Assay to Determine the Effect of HTLV Regulatory Proteins on the ESCRT-Dependent MVB Pathway
  • Methods for Identifying and Examining HTLV-1 HBZ Post-Translational Modifications
  • High-Throughput Mapping and Clonal Quantification of Retroviral Integration Sites
  • STR Profiling of HTLV-1-Infec