UNIT 12.5 Production and Use of HIV-1 Luciferase Reporter Viruses
Published Online: 1 NOV 2003
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Pharmacology
How to Cite
Münk, C. and Landau, N. R. 2003. Production and Use of HIV-1 Luciferase Reporter Viruses. Current Protocols in Pharmacology. 22:12.5.1–12.5.12.
- Published Online: 1 NOV 2003
- Published Print: SEP 2003
This unit describes the production and use of HIV-1 luciferase reporter viruses. These viruses are used to rapidly and accurately quantify HIV-1 in cell culture. Protocols are also presented for screening and characterization of small molecule inhibitors of HIV-1 entry into cells.
- reporter virus;
- envelope glycoprotein;