Target structures for HIV-1 inactivation by methylene blue and light

In a photodynamic virus inactivation procedure for human fresh frozen plasma the plasma is exposed to visible light in the presence of 1 microM methylene blue. This procedure is known to inactivate HIV-1 by at least 10(6.32) TCID50/ml within 10 minutes. To elucidate the mechanism of photodynamic ina...

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Published in:Journal of medical virology, Vol. 47, No. 2 (1995), p. 172-8
Main Author: Bachmann, B
Other Involved Persons: Knüver-Hopf, J ; Lambrecht, B ; Mohr, H
Format: Article
Item Description:Date Completed 16.10.1996
Date Revised 30.08.2019
published: Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
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