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A sample of 103 randomly chosen healthy individuals from Alegrete, RS, Brazil, was tested for the CCR5∆32 allele, which is known to influence susceptibility to HIV-1 infection. The CCR5∆32 allele was identified by PCR amplification using specific primers flanking the region of deletion, followed by electrophoresis on a 3% agarose gel. The data obtained were compared to those reported for other populations and interpreted in terms of Brazilian history. The individuals studied came from a highlydoi:10.1590/s0100-879x2006000300002 pmid:16501811 fatcat:cjekhhu47zhe3pv22zbalypiv4