Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . April 24th, 1995Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Commentary - A New Target for Anti-HIV Strategies
Drug Resistance - In Vitro Resistance to 3TC Shown To Be Frequent
Drug Resistance - Several HEPT Derivatives Active Against NNRTI-Resistant HIV
Drug Resistance - Single Mutation Gives HIV Resistance to AZT, ddI, ddC, and 3TC
Animal Models - Neonatal Macaques Useful in Evaluating AIDS Vaccines
Blood Banking/Virucidal - Hypericin Profile To Potentially Include Hepatitis C and HIV
Education - Study Promotes AIDS Knowledge and Understanding
Epidemiology - AIDS-Related Cryptococcosis More Frequent in Men
Epidemiology - Conjunctival Squamous Cell Tumors Associated with AIDS
Prevention - Value of TB Prophylaxis in Developing Areas Unclear
Transmission - Genital Ulcer Disease Closely Linked to HIV
Treatment - AZT Does Not Appear To Predispose toward NHL
Drug Development - Vaccine Potential - "Saponin Adjuvant Based Vaccines Against Mycobacteria."
Drug Resistance - "Chimeric Anti-CD20 Antibody (IDEC-C2B8) is Apoptotic and Sensitizes Drug Resistant Human B Cell Lymphomas and AIDS Related Lymphomas to the Cytotoxic Effect of CDDP, Vp-16 and Toxins.
HIV Vaccine - Mucosal Immunity - "Orally Administered Lipo-Maps Adjuvanted with Block Co-polymers and Cholera Toxin Induce Mucosal Immunity to HIV-1."
Pathogenesis - HIV - "HIV Infection of Human Fetal Thymic Organ Cultures."
Pathogenesis - Kaposi's Sarcoma - "Interleukin 4 Receptor Expression in Human AIDS Related Kaposi's Sarcoma In Vivo."
Diagnostics/HIV - Enzyme Immunoassays - "Multisite Evaluation of Four Anti-HIV-1/HIV-2 Enzyme Immunoassays."
Diagnostics/HIV - Isothermal Amplification - "Detection of HIV-1 RNA in Plasma by Isothermal Amplification (NASBA) Irrespective of the Stage of HIV-1 Infection."
Drug Resistance - Emergence of HIV-1 Variants - "Emergence of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Variants with Resistance to Multiple Dideoxynucleosides in Patients Receiving Therapy with Dideoxynucleosides."
Drug Resistance - HIV-1 Genotypic Evolution - "Genotypic Evolution of HIV-1 Isolates from Patients after a Switch of Therapy from Zidovudine to Didanosine."
HIV/Vaccine - Recombinant Subunit Vaccines - "Immunogenic Targeting of Recombinant Peptide Vaccines to Human Antigen-Presenting Cells by Chimeric Anti-HLA-DR and Anti-Surface Immunoglobulin D Antibody Fab Fragments in Vitro."
HIV/Vaccine - Use of Live Attenuated Virus - "Pathogenicity of Live, Attenuated SIV after Mucosal Infection of Neonatal Macaques."
Pathogenesis - Viral Burden Correlation - "Changes in the Viral mRNA Expression Pattern Correlate with a Rapid Rate of CD4+ T-Cell Number Decline in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1-Infected Individuals."
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