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2010

A synthetic globotriaosylceramide analogue inhibits HIV-1 infection in vitro by two mechanisms

Summary: Toronto University shows Inhibition of HIV virus infection with FSL-GB3

Harrison, AL, Olsson ML, Brad Jones R, Ramkumar S, Sakac D, Binnington B, Henry S, Lingwood CA, Branch DR. A synthetic globotriaosylceramide analogue inhibits HIV-1 infection in vitro by two mechanisms. Glycobiology (2010); 27(5): 515-524

DOI: 10.1007/s10719-010-9297-y

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2010

Novel antibody screening cells, MUT+Mur kodecytes, created by attaching peptides onto erythrocytes

Summary: Asian blood group antigens (FSL-peptides) used to create diagnostic assay

Heathcote D, Carroll T, Wang JJ, Flower R, Rodionov I, Tuzikov A, Bovin N & Henry S. Novel antibody screening cells, MUT+Mur kodecytes, created by attaching peptides onto red blood cells. Transfusion (2010); 50(3): 635-641

DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2009.02480.x