Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . February 5th, 1996Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Conference Coverage (ACTG) - New PACTG Chief: Prevent Infant Infection, Find Better Treatments
Immunization - T-Cell Drop Below 300 Signals Low Response to Vaccines
Immunology (HIV) - Genetic Trait Helps Infants Resist HIV Infection
Antisense Technology (HIV) - Half-Life of Anti-HIV Oligodeoxynucleotides Extended by MAbs
Blood Banking (Hemophilia) - U.S. Finds Link Between Hemophiliacs and Hepatitis-A
Blood Banking (International-Asia) - Japan Government Investigates Use of HIV Tainted Blood
Blood Banking (International-Middle East) - Center in Israel Draws Ethiopian Blood, Then Discards It
Emerging Diseases - Infections Waiting To Devastate Humanity
Industry News (Drug Development) - Abstract of Effect of Reticulose on HIV Submitted
Industry News (Therapy) - Completion of European Application To Market Vistide for CMV Announced
Industry News (Therapy) - MKC-442 To Be Developed/Commercialized
Industry News (Therapy) - Stavudine Found To Have Clinical Benefit Versus Continued AZT
International (Asia) - Philippines To Seek Thai Assistance in Fighting AIDS
International (Asia) - Report Says Strain of HIV Isolated in India
International (Western Nations) - AIDS Wanes in West, Grows in Africa and Asia
Opportunistic Infections (MAC) - Vitamin D/TNF System Interact in MAC Infection
Policy (State) - Committee Approves Bill To Allow HIV Testing on Corpses
Policy (State) - Health Chief Considers Registry of People Diagnosed with HIV
TB/HIV Coinfection - TB Presentation Predictive of HIV Progression
Vaccine Development - Synthetic Peptides Offer Approach To Making Viral Vaccines
Vectors (Alternative) - Gene Targeting of Hematopoietic Stem/Progenitor Cells Possible
Xenotransplantation (Baboon Marrow) - Patient/Doctors Wait for Clues to Transplant Success
Diagnostics (HIV) - "Voluntary HIV Testing in TB Patients in Malawi, 1994."
Diagnostics (Infectious Diseases) - "PCR Diagnosis of Toxoplasma gondii in HIV+ Children's Peripheral Blood."
Diagnostics (Malaria) - "Detection of Transfusion-Relevant Viruses and Plasmodium falciparum by Single Tube Nested PCR."
Diagnostics (TB) - "Diagnosis of Tuberculosis in Developing Countries Where HIV is Epidemic."
Disease Associations - "Psychological Distress in HIV-1 Disease: Relationship to Hypocholesterolemia."
Disease Associations (HIV/TB) - "How to Control Tuberculosis Epidemics in the Presence of HIV: Experience in Sub-Saharan Africa."
Epidemiology (KS) - "A Model for the Aetiology of Kaposi's Sarcoma (KS) in Africa."
Infection Control (Percutaneous Injuries) - "Recalled Prick Accidents and Observed Glove Perforations During Major Operations in the Mwanza Region Tanzania."
Knowledge, Attitudes and Behavior - "A Comparison of Interpersonal and Material Channels for Delivering HIV Prevention Messages Within a Community-Level Intervention."
Knowledge, Attitudes and Behavior - "HIV Risk Reduction Associated With Messages From Various Sources."
Antisense Technology (HIV) - "Antiviral Activity and Protection of Cells Against Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type-1 using an Antisense Oligodeoxyribonucleotide Phosphorothioate Complementary to the 5'-LTR Region of the Viral Genome. DOUBLEQ
Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia - "Complications after Treatment of Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia in Women Infected with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus."
HIV Gene Therapy - "Inhibition of HIV-1 Expression by HIV-2."
Infection Control (Percutaneous Injury) - "Selection of Needlestick Prevention Devices: A Conceptual Framework for Approaching Product Evaluation."
Knowledge, Attitudes and Behavior - "HIV Infection and AIDS: Attitudes and Knowledge of Arizona Pharmacists."
Primary Adrenal Leiomyosarcoma - "Primary Adrenal Leiomyosarcoma in a Man with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS): Further Evidence for an Increase in Smooth Muscle Tumors Related to Epstein-Barr Infection in AIDS."
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