Medical Definition of HIV enhancer

1. Cis-acting regulatory sequences in the HIV long terminal repeat (ltr) which play a major role in induction or augmentation of HIV gene expression in response to environmental stimuli such as mitogens, phorbol esters, or other viruses. The HIV enhancer is the binding site for many cellular transcription factors including the nuclear factor nf-kappa b. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of HIV Enhancer

HIV-1 reverse transcriptase
HIV-2 protease
HIV-2 reverse transcriptase
HIV antibodies
HIV antigens
HIV core protein p24
HIV encephalopathy
HIV enhancer (current term)
HIV enteropathy
HIV envelope protein gp120
HIV envelope protein gp160
HIV envelope protein gp41
HIV infections
HIV integrase
HIV integrase inhibitors
HIV long-terminal repeat
HIV negative
HIV positive
HIV protease
HIV protease inhibitors
HIV seronegativity
HIV seropositivity

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