Journal article

MHC-I peptides get out of the groove and enable a novel mechanism of HIV-1 escape

Phillip Pymm, Patricia T Illing, Sri H Ramarathinam, Geraldine M O'Connor, Victoria A Hughes, Corinne Hitchen, David A Price, Bosco K Ho, Daniel W McVicar, Andrew G Brooks, Anthony W Purcell, Jamie Rossjohn, Julian P Vivian

Nature Structural & Molecular Biology | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2017


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC)

Awarded by Australian Research Council (ARC)


Awarded by Wellcome Trust

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by project grants from the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NH & MRC; APP1063829 to A.W.P., and APP1099814 to J.P.V. and D.A.P.) and the Australian Research Council (ARC; DP150104503 to J.R. and A.W.P.). A.W.P. is an NH&MRC Senior Research Fellow. P.T.I. is an NH&MRC Early Career Fellow. S.H.R. is the recipient of an Australian Postgraduate Award. D.A.P. is supported by a Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator Award. J.R. is supported by an ARC Laureate Fellowship. This work was funded in part by the intramural program of the National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute. This research was carried out in part on the MX2 beamline at the Australian Synchrotron, Victoria, Australia. J. Mak (Deakin University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia) provided the Gag plasmid and generated the antibody used to assay Gag expression in transfectants.