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Duke University

HIV Envelope Protein Infects Host Cell

Caption: This illustration shows how the envelope proteins covering the surface of an HIV virion (1, 2) bind to a host cell (3, 4). The trimeric MPER region of gp41 is shown in red and can be disabled by antibodies, shown in light blue.

Credit: Marian Miller

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