Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . April 8th, 1996Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Prophylaxis - Is Secondary Prophylaxis Warranted in HIV+ TB Patients?
Conference Coverage (CHI Vaccines) - Facilitated DNA Vaccine Developed for Herpes Simplex Virus
Conference Coverage (CHI Vaccines) - Mycobacterial Antigen 85: Key to Effective TB Vaccine?
AIDS Therapies (AR177) - Phase I Program for HIV Inhibitor Drug Expansion Announced
At-Risk Populations - AIDS and Tuberculosis: A Dual Epidemic
Blood Banking (Screening) - PHS Issues Guidelines for p24 Antigen Testing and Counseling
Cryptosporidiosis (Treatment) - Alliance Announced To Further Develop Antibody Product
Education and Prevention - Americans Want Schools To Teach About AIDS
Epidemiology (HIV) - HIV Subtypes and Disease Transmission
Government (Policy) - AIDS Policy Center Statement Issued on Mandatory HIV Testing
Human Papillomavirus (Treatment) - Phase I/II Cidofovir Study Begins
Immunology - Study Looks at Anti-HIV Cells
International (Asia) - Clinical Trials of HIV Treatment Begin in Thailand
International (Global) - TB Deaths Reach Historic Levels
International (Global) - WHO Releases Revised Fact Sheet on TB
Kaposi's Sarcoma (Clinical Trials) - Virulizin Cleared for Phase I/II Trial To Treat KS
Kaposi's Sarcoma (Therapy) - Photodynamic Therapy Trial Expanded To Include KS
Knowledge, Attitudes and Behavior - One In Three Americans Support Needle Distribution Programs
Legal Issues (Litigation) - U.S. Court Throws Out AIDS Privacy Award
Neuropathology - Cognitive Impairment Linked to Early Death in HIV Infected Patients
Pathogenesis (HIV) - HIV-1 Transmission Via IDC May Provide Way for In Vivo Viral Spread
Sperm Banking - Industry Lacks Appropriate Regulatory Control
Testing (HIV and HBV) - Study Measures Physician Satisfaction with Testing Procedures
Testing (HIV) - Amplicor HIV Monitor Test Approved
Banking (Blood Safety) - "Detection of Transfusion-Relevant Viruses and Plasmodium falciparum by Single Tube Nested PCR."
Disease Associations - "Retrospective Investigation of HIV Status in Patients with Drug Resistance."
Drug Resistance (TB) - "Cases of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Despite Directly Observed Therapy."
Pathogenesis - "Hepatitis C: Epidemiology and Clinical Course."
Pathogenesis (Hepatitis) - "Immunopathogenesis of Disease."
At-Risk Populations (IVDUs) - "Differences in the Incidence of Hepatitis B and Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infections among Injecting Drug Users."
At-Risk Populations (Psychiatric) - "Risk of HIV Infection in Psychiatrically Ill Patients."
Healthcare Economics - "The Private Costs of HIV/AIDS."
Knowledge, Attituted and Behavior - "Changes in Sexual Behaviour of Patients Attending an HIV Testing Centre: A Prospective Study 1988-1994.."
Obstetrics (Vertical Transmission) - "The Amount of Early p24 Antigenemia and Not the Time of First Detection of Virus Predicts the Clinical Outcome of Infants Vertically Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus."
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