Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . May 1st, 1995Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Drug Development - New Drug Disrupts "Zipper" Crucial to HIV-1 Infectivity
Pathogenesis - p24 Antibodies Linked to AIDS Nonprogression
Therapy/Retinoic Acid - Ex Vivo CD4+ Cell Death Reduced in AIDS Patients Receiving Retinoic Acid
At-Risk Populations - HIV+ Homeless at Greater Risk for Opportunistic Infections
Diagnosis - Test May Help Predict Speed of AIDS Development
Disease Presentation - Abdominal TB in HIV+ Generally Fatal
Epidemiology - 28 New HIV Cases Reported in Arkansas in Past Month
Epidemiology - High HIV Rates Found in Black Communities near Cities
Evolutionary Biology - Biologist Says Humans Could Have Been Original Host for HIV
Immunology - AIDS-Related Fungal Infections Caused by Cell Defect
Industry News/Clinical Study - Human Studies Begin with HIV Vaccine Candidate
Industry News/Clinical Trial - KS Therapy to be Presented to FDA
Industry News/Joint Venture - Option To License Series of Antifungal Compounds Announced
Industry News/Therapy - Promising New Class of Anti-HIV Compounds Presented
International/Greece - Funeral Homes Reportedly Refused To Bury AIDS Patient
Opportunistic Infections - Weak Immune System Foils Prevention of AIDS-Related Disease
Pathogenesis - Novel Risk Markers Predict Progression to AIDS
Transmission - Radiological Procedures Pose Low Risk of HIV Transmission
Banking - Safety - "HIV Testing in BMT Donors and Recipients."
Cellular Immunity - Vectors - "Defective Retroviruses as Vaccine Vectors."
Drug Development - HIV Vaccines - "Cytotoxic T Lymphocyte and Helper T Cell Responses Following HIV Polynucleotide Vaccination."
Drug Development - HIV Vaccines - "The Immune Response to HIV-1 gp120 Induced by Nucleic Acid Immunization (NAI)."
Immunology - "Context-Dependent Peptide Presentation."
Adverse Reactions - Scabies Therapy with Lidane - "Neurotoxic Reaction to Lindane in an HIV-Seropositive Patient: An Old Medication's New Problem."
Animal Studies - AZT Metabolism - "Comparative Metabolism of 3'-Azido-3'-Deoxythymidine in Cultured Hepatocytes from Rats, Dogs, Monkeys, and Humans."
Diagnosis - TB of the Foot in HIV Infection - "Tuberculosis of the Foot as the Initial Manifestation of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome: A Report of Two Cases."
Gender Issues - Women and AIDS - "Whose Epidemic Is It? Reviewing the Literature on Women and AIDS."
HIV/Vaccine - European Collaborative Experiment - "Protection of Macaques Against Simian Immunodeficiency Virus Infection with Inactivated Vaccines: Comparison of Adjuvants, Doses and Challenge Viruses."
HIV/Vaccine - Genotypes and Phenotypes - "Neutralizing Antibodies Against Highly Cytopathic Zairian Human Immunodeficiency Type-1 Virus (HIV-1) NDK Are Present in Sera Outside Africa."
Immunology - Chronic Complement Activation - "Decreased Levels of Complement Receptor 1 (CD35) on B Lymphocytes in Persons with HIV Infection."
Immunology - Epidermal Langerhans Cells - "Functional Studies of Epidermal Langerhans Cells and Blood Monocytes in HIV-Infected Persons."
Immunology - Idiopathic CD4+ T-Lymphocytopenia - "Idiopathic CD4+ T-Lymphocytopenia: Analysis of a Patient with Selective IgA Deficiency and No Evidence of HIV Infection."
Immunology - Natural Killer Cells - "Evidence of a Selective Depletion of a CD16+ CD56+ CD8+ Natural Killer Cell Subset During HIV Infection."
Immunology - Pathogenesis of HIV - "Alterations of T-Cell Receptor Variable Region Expression in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Disease."
Kaposi's Sarcoma - Pathogenesis - "Inflammatory Cytokines Induce AIDS Kaposi's Sarcoma-Derived Spindle Cells to Produce and Release Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor and Enhance Kaposi's Sarcoma-Like Lesion Formation in Nude Mice. DOUBLE
Knowledge, Attitudes and Behavior - Adolescents - "AIDS-Risk among Street Children and Youth: Implications for Intervention."
Knowledge, Attitudes and Behavior - Students - "Student Opinion Leaders and HIV/AIDS Knowledge and Risk Behavior."
Neurology - AIDS Dementia Complex Diagnostics - "AIDS Dementia Complex: Evaluation with Proton MR Spectroscopic Imaging."
Neurology - Astrocytes in HIV-1 Encephalitis - "A Regulatory Role for Astrocytes in HIV-1 Encephalitis: An Overexpression of Eicosanoids, Platelet-Activating Factor, and Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha by Activated HIV-1DASHSY
Neurology - TNF-Alpha in HIV-1 Encephalopathy - "In Vitro Evidence for a Dual Role of Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Encephalopathy."
Pneumocystis Carinii - PCR Diagnostics - "The Use of a Nested Polymerase Chain Reaction for Detecting Pneumocystis carinii from Lung and Blood in Rat and Human Infection."
Screening - Saliva-Based Testing - "Use of Saliva as an Alternative to Serum for HIV Screening in Africa."
Therapy - Protease Inhibitor AG1284 - "Formulation Development of An Oral Dosage Form for an HIV Protease Inhibitor, AG1284."
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