• V3 Loop (V3 Region): SFAF
    part of the gp120 envelope protein of HIV-1. The V3 loop is believed to triggers as strong antibody response and is the basis of several candidate anti-HIV vaccines; however, the region is extremely variable among HIV strains.
  • V3 Loop JAMA
    Section of the gp120 protein on the surface of HIV. Appears to be important in stimulating neutralizing antibodies. See also Antibodies; GP120.

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