Medical Definition of Gp120

1. A glycoprotein from HIV's envelope that binds to the CD4 molecules on cells outside membrane. Free gp120 in the body may be toxic to cells on its own, causing CD4 cell depletion in the immune system through apoptosis and neurological damage leading to AIDS dementia complex. (09 Oct 1997)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gp120

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gowpens
gox
goxes
goy
goyal
goyazite
goyim
goyisch
goyish
goys
gozzan
gozzans
gozzard
gozzards
gp120 (current term)
gp160 processing protease
gp4l
gr
gr/scf
gr8
graafian
graal
graals
grab
grab-bag
grab-bags
grab and go
grab bag
grab bags

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