CXCR4

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Medical Definition of CXCR4

CXCR4: A chemokine receptor found on a wide variety of cells that serves as the coreceptor for HIV. HIV strains that use CXCR4 are referred to as X4 viruses.


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Reviewed on 9/14/2016

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