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Table 3 Frequency of anti-Tat antibodies according to the duration of infection

From: Association between different anti-Tat antibody isotypes and HIV disease progression: data from an African cohort

  IgG IgA IgM
Time of infection   < 3 years > 3 years < 3 years > 3 years < 3 years > 3 years
Anti-Tat antibodies status + 8/20 (40 %) 32/69 (46 %) 1/20 (5 %) 14/69 (20 %) 15/20 (75 %) 31/69 (45 %)
12/20 (60 %) 37/69 (54 %) 19/20 (95 %) 55/69 (80 %) 5/20 (25 %) 38/69 (55 %)
p-valuea 0.80 0.17 0.02
  1. aFrequency of the different anti-Tat antibody isotype was calculated in every stratum and compared using Fisher’s exact probability test