Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . June 3rd, 1996Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Conference Coverage (ASM) - Rigid Storage May Not Be Needed for HIV-1 and HCV Samples
Healthcare Issues - Drug Companies' Control of Pharmaceutical Benefits: Conflict of Interest?
AIDS Therapies - Indinavir Found To Reduce HIV RNA Activity
AIDS Therapies - Off-Label Drug Use in HIV Infection: Common and Widespread
AIDS Therapies - Strategy To Block HIV Holds Promise
At-Risk Populations (IVDUs) - HIV Among IV Drug Users Continues To Rise
Blood Banking (Asia) - Japan Government Feels Responsible for Spread of HIV
Drug Development - Update Provided on Anti-HIV Drug Viracept
Ebola Virus - Part of Virus Similar to HIV
Esophageal Ulcers - Treatment of Esophageal Ulcers in HIV Infected Patients Debated
Government (Funding) - Clinton Signs Ryan White AIDS Care Bill Extension
HIV Testing - Ruling Clears Way for Testing of Newborns for HIV
HIV Testing - CDC Targets Testing Opportunities
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Agreement Announced for Hexalen/Neutrexin in U.S.
Industry News (Patents and Technology) - European Composition of Matter Patent Granted on 3TC
International (North and South America) - Spread of Infectious Diseases Continues
Neurology (AIDS Dementia Complex) - Antibody Levels in Cerebrospinal Fluid May Be Marker for AIDS Dementia
Opportunistic Infections - Immune Modulator Strengthens Resistance to AIDS Infections
Opportunistic Infections - Prophylaxis for Toxoplasma Encephalitis Underutilized
Pathogenesis (HIV) - HIV-1 Replication in Brain: A Late Development
Prophylaxis (HIV) - Statement Issued in Response to the Testing of PMPA
Transmission (HIV) - SIV Prevented/Reduced in Primate Model
TB Vaccines - Vaccine Doesn't Produce Deceptive Positive Skin Tests
TB/HIV Coinfection - Isoniazid Resistant TB Not Higher in HIV Positive Individuals
Testicular Cancer - Presence May Indicate Need for HIV Screening
World Health Organization - Infectious Diseases Kill Over 17 Million People a Year
Antiviral Therapy (Monitoring) - "Monitoring HIV Patients with RT-PCR and Four Additional Surrogate Markers."
Disease Identification - "Genetic Characterization of an Unidentified Mycobacterium."
Drug Development (Antiviral) - "Generation and Characterization of Resistance to Calanolide A, a Novel Nonnucleoside RT Inhibitor, by HIV-1."
Testing (Viral) - "Stability of HIV-1 and HCV RNA in Human Plasma."
Therapy (Antimycobacterial) - "Intracellular Activity of Imipenem against Mycobacterium tuberculosis and M. avium."
Vaccine Development (Mycobacteria) - "Development of New Apramycin Resistant Vectors for Gene Transfer in Mycobacteria."
AIDS Therapies - "Randomized Study of the Tolerance and Efficacy of High- Versus Low-Dose Zidovudine in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Children with Mild to Moderate Symptoms (AIDS Clinical Trials Group 128 RIGHTPAR
Cryptosporidiosis - "Epidemiology of Cryptosporidiosis among European AIDS Patients."
Survival/Mortality - "Survival from Early, Intermediate, and Late Stages of HIV Infection."
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