Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Survival of the fittest: How primate immunodeficiency viruses are evolving

(Tokyo Medical and Dental University) Researchers from Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) found that unlike immunodeficiency viruses (IVs) that infect other primates, the IV that infects the greater spot-nosed monkey is able to antagonize human BST-2 to survive and proliferate. These findings may help explain the evolution of other IVs.