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New work gives insight into a possible mechanism for immune and other health defects in HIV-1 exposed, uninfected infants. UCT Immunology researcher Dr. Heather Jaspan contributed to this work. Levels of Ochratoxin A, a natural and common food contaminant, are associated with T cell activation in HIV-1 exposed, uninfected infants.
In a report recently published in the Journal of Antimicrobial Therapy, Division of Immunology researchers including Lerato Hlaka, Michael-Jon Rosslee, and Reto Guler describe new potential antitubercular drugs that bind to the minor groove of DNA.