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"We found that women who had been infected twice not only had more potent antibody responses, but some of these women had 'elite' antibody activity, meaning that they had a broad and potent ability to neutralize a wide variety of strains of HIV over a sustained period time."
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“HIV-1 Superinfection in Women Broadens and Strengthens the Neutralizing Antibody Response” Cortez V, Odem-Davis K, McClelland RS, Jaoko W, Overbaugh J (2012)PLoS Pathog 8(3): e1002611. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1002611
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