Further reading

Adler SP (1996) Current prospects for immunization against cytomegaloviral disease. Infectious Agents and Disease 5: 29-35.

Ahn K, Angulo A, Ghazal P, Peterson PA, Yang Y and Früh K (1996) Human cytomegalovirus inhibits antigen presentation by a sequential multistep process. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 93: 10990-10995.

Beck S and Barrell BG (1988) Human cytomegalovirus encodes a glycoprotein homologous to MHC class-I antigens. Nature 331: 269-272.

Brayman KL, Dafoe DC, Smythe WR et al (1988) Prophylaxis of serious cytomegalovirus infection in renal transplant candidates using live human cytomegalovirus vaccine. Interim results of a randomized controlled trial. Archives of Surgery 123: 1502-1508.

Cha T-A, Tom E, Kemble GW, Duke GM, Mocarski ES and Spaete RR (1996) Human cytomegalovirus clinical isolates carry at least 19 genes not found in laboratory strains. Journal of Virology 70: 78-83.

Chee MS, Bankier AT, Beck S et al (1990) Analysis of the protein-coding content of the sequence of human cytomegalovirus strain AD169. Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology 154: 125-169.

Gilbert MJ, Riddell SR, Plachter B and Greenberg PD (1996) Cytomegalovirus selectivity blocks antigen processing and presentation of its immediate-early gene product. Nature 383: 720-722.

Gretch DR, Kari B, Rasmussen L, Gehrz RC and Stinski MF (1988) Identification and characterization of three distinct families of glycoprotein complexes in the envelopes of human cytomegalovirus. Journal of Virology 62: 875-881.

Griffiths PD (1994) Cytomegalovirus. In: Zuckerman AJ, Banatvala JE and Pattison JR (eds) Principles and Practice of Clinical Virology, 69-108. Chichester: Wiley.

Grob JP, Grundy JE, Prentice HG et al (1987) Immune donors can protect marrow-transplant recipients from severe cytomegalovirus infections. Lancet i: 774-776.

Grundy JE, Shanley JD and Griffiths PD (1987) Is cytomegalovirus interstitial pneumonia in transplant recipients an immunopathological condition? Lancet ii: 996-999.

Hengel H, Esslinger C, Pool J, Goulmy E and Koszinowski UH (1995) Cytokines restore MHC class I complex formation and control antigen presentation in human cyto-megalovirus-infected cells. Journal of General Virology 76: 2987-2997.

Hengel H, Flohr T, Hammerling GJ, Koszinowski UH and Momburg F (1996) Human cytomegalovirus inhibits peptide translocation into the endoplasmic reticulum for MHC class I assembly. Journal of General Virology 77: 2287-2296.

Jones TR, Hanson LK, Sun L, Slater JS, Stenberg RM and Campbell AE (1995) Multiple independent loci within the human cytomegalovirus unique short region down-regulate expression of major histocompatibility complex class I heavy chains, ¡ournal of Virology 69: 4830-4841.

Jones TR, Wiertz EJ, Sun J, Fish KN, Nelson JA and Ploegh HL (1996) Human cytomegalovirus US3 impairs transport and maturation of major histocompatibility complex class I heavy chains. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 93: 11327-11333.

Li CR, Greenberg PD, Gilbert MJ, Goodrich JM and Riddell SR (1994) Recovery of HLA-restricted cytomegalovirus (CMV)-specific T-cell responses after allogeneic bone marrow transplant: correlation with CMV disease and effect of ganciclovir prophylaxis. Blood 83: 1971-1979.

Mocarski ES Jr (1993) Cytomegalovirus biology and replication. In: Roizman B, Whitley RJ and Lopez C (eds) The Human Herpesviruses, pp 173-226. New York: Raven Press.

Polie B, Jonjic S, Pavic I et al (1996) Lack of MHC class I complex expression has no effect on spread and control of cytomegalovirus infection in vivo, journal of General Virology 77: 217-225.

Reyburn HT, Mandelboim O, Vales-Gomez M, Davis DM, Pazmany L and Strominger JL (1997) The class I MHC homologue of human cytomegalovirus inhibits attack by natural killer cells. Nature 386: 514-517.

Scott D, Rodgers BC, Freeke C, Bruiter J and Sissons JGP (1989) Human CMV and monocytes: limited infection and negligible immunosuppression in normal mononuclear cells infected in vitro with mycoplasma free strains. Journal of General Virology 70: 685-694.

Snydman DR, Werner BG, Dougherty NN et al (1993) Cytomegalovirus immune globulin prophylaxis in liver transplantation. A randomized, double-blind, placcbo-controlled trial. The Boston Center for Liver Transplantation CMVIG Study Group. Annals of Internal Medicine 119: 984-991.

Wiertz EJ, Jones TR, Sun L, Bogyo M, Geuze HJ and Ploegh HL (1996) The human cytomegalovirus USU gene product dislocates MHC class I heavy chains from the endoplasmic reticulum to the cytosol. Cell 84: 769-779.

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