Human T-cell lymphotropic virus (HTLV infection)
The National Centre for Human Retrovirology is a national tertiary referral service for patients infected with human t-lymphotropic virus (HTLV) infections.
We diagnose, treat and monitor all HTLV infections and associated diseases.
For more information about what to expect at your appointment, please visit our HTLV clinic patient information page.
HTLV clinic at the National Centre for Human Retrovirology at St Mary's Hospital
Winston Churchill Wing
St Mary's Hospital
London W2 1NY
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday mornings, by appointment only.
GP and secondary care
Referrals should be made by letter to the address above or faxed to 020 3312 6123.
HTLV secretary: 020 3312 6604
HTLV office: 020 3312 1521
You can self-refer by phoning the HTLV office on 020 3312 1521 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Clinical trials and research
Treatment trials for these rare conditions are sometimes available and will be offered to patients if appropriate. Our clinical research centres around the ways in which these viruses cause disease and how treatment might be improved. This research is conducted through a tissue bank and participation is always voluntary.
- General Enquiries
- 020 3312 1521