Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . April 17th, 1995Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Conference Coverage - Protection Against HIV May Require Mucosal Immunity
Disease Control - Efficacy of Nonoxynol-9 for HIV Prevention Debated
Blood Banking - Autologous Blood Donation May Have Limited Value
Clinical Trial - New Protease Inhibitor Trial Information
Conference Coverage - Major Role Seen for IL-12 as Vaccine Adjuvant
Diagnosis - Gallium-67 Identifies TB in HIV+
Disease Presentation - M. scrofulaceum in AIDS Patient Manifests in Skin Lesions
Drug Resistance - HIV Gains Resistance To Experimental Drugs, Study Says
HIV Strains - Expert Warns of Powerful Strains
Immunology - Hydrophobic Peptide Inhibits Cell-Cell Fusion
Opportunistic Infections - Candidiasis Recurrence Due to Both Relapse/Reinfection
Opportunistic Infections - CD4 Count Major Determinant of Death in HIV-Related TB
Prophylaxis - Dapsone/Pyrimethamine Effective Against PCP
Surveillance/Outreach - Active TB Search Finds 288 Cases In Santa Clara County, California
AIDS Vaccine - Nucleic Acid Based - "Toxicity and Immunotoxicity Studies of a Therapeutic Anti-HIV Plasmid Vaccine in Rabbits and Mice."
Disease Associations - "Kaposi's Sarcoma Among HIV And Non HIV Infected Women."
Drug Development - Adjuvants - "Toxicology Findings in the Use of an Oil-In-Water Adjuvant, MF59."
Immunology - Disease Associations - "Selective Suppression in Humoral Immunity to Treatment with Isoniazid in B6C3F1 Female Mice."
Immunology - HIV Vaccines - "A Vaccine Against AIDS: Lessons from the Past and Hopes for the Future."
Immunology - HIV Vaccines - "Multibranched Peptide Constructs Derived from the V3 Loop of Envelope Glycoprotein gp120 Inhibit Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Infection Through Interaction with CD4."
Screening - Blood Testing - "An Enzyme Immuno Assay (EIA) for Titration of Antibodies to the CD4 Binding Site of Gp120 (CD4BS Abs)."
HIV/Gene Therapy - Antisense Technology - "Preparation and Characterization of Antisense Oligonucleotide Peptide Hybrids Containing Viral Fusion Peptides."
HIV/Gene Therapy - Vector Transduction - "Helper Virus-Free Transfer of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Vectors."
HIV/Vaccine - Analysis of CTL Responses - "Multiple CTL Specificities Against Autologous HIV-1-Infected BLCLs."
International/Thailand - HIV Seroprevalence - "Infectious Disease Markers in Blood Donors in Northern Thailand."
Opportunistic Infections - Pre-AIDS HIV Infection - "The Spectrum of Medical Conditions and Symptoms Before Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome in Homosexual and Bisexual Men Infected with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus."
Therapy - Atevirdine Mesylate Pharmacokinetics - "Safety, Tolerance, and Pharmacokinetics of Atevirdine Mesylate (U-87201E) in Asymptomatic Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Patients."
Therapy - Oropharyngeal Candidiasis - "Fluconazole Concentrations in Saliva from AIDS Patients with Oropharyngeal Candidosis Refractory to Treatment with Fluconazole."
Therapy - Pneumocystis carinii - "Successful Treatment of Pneumocystis carinii Pneumonia in Mice with Benanomicin A (ME1451)."
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