Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . August 12th, 1996Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Conference Coverage (Vancouver) - Effective Live SIV Vaccines Seem To Boost Innate Immune Responses
Conference Coverage (Vancouver) - How Do High-Risk Uninfected Women Resist HIV?
Conference Coverage (Vancouver) - Natural Killer Cells May Protect Against HIV Infection
AIDS Research - Final Recommendations on Research Efforts Available
AIDS Therapies (Prednisone) - Treatment Improves HIV Associated Nephropathy
Bartonella henselae - Cat Scratch Disease Bacteria Transmitted Between Cats by Fleas
Blood Banking (Safety) - House Committee Adopts Recommendations for Higher Blood Banking Standards
Case Reports - Third Incidence of HIV Related TB of Larynx Reported
Conference Coverage (Vancouver) - HIV Renders T Cells Unable To Respond To Co-Infecting Variants
Conference Coverage (Vancouver) - Quality of T-Helper Responses Linked to AIDS Vaccine Success
Cryptosporidiosis (Therapy) - AIDS Related Diarrhea Trial Begins
HIV Testing - NC State Supreme Court Puts Confidential Testing on Hold
Herpes Simplex Virus - HSV Retinitis: Rare Complication of HIV
Immunology - C4 May Be Single Binding Site for CD4 Receptor
Industry News (Patents and Technologies) - Patent Granted for Antiretroviral Agent To Treat HIV
International (Africa) - Rate of Vertical Transmission of HIV High in Black South Africans
International (Asia) - 45 Percent Rise in Singapore AIDS Carriers
International (Middle East) - Ethiopian Immigrants Reject Blood Donation Findings
International (Asia) - Thailand Condom Campaign Reduced AIDS Infections by Fifty Percent
Kaposi's sarcoma - Geographic Variation Found for Development of KS
Mycobacterium avium Complex - Clarithromycin Dosing Information To Treat DMAC in HIV Patients
Pneumocystis carinii Pneumonia (Treatment) - Ambulatory Intravenous Pentamidine May Be Feasible
Pneumocystis carinii Pneumonia (Treatment) - Antiretroviral Therapy/PCP Prophylaxis: Common Causes of Adverse Events
Pneumocystis carinii Pneumonia (Treatment) - Dapsone Is "Reasonable" Choice for PCP Prophylaxis
Antiviral Therapy (HCV) - "Alpha-Interferon for Chronic Hepatitis C in HIV Infected Patients: Response to Treatment and Relapses."
Disease Associations - "AIDS and Tuberculosis in Prisonal System."
Disease Associations - "Hepatitis B and C Infection in HIV Infected Albertans."
Disease Associations - "Interference Between HBV and HCV Viremias Among Patients With and Without HIV Infection."
Drug Development (Antiviral) - "Retroviral Integrase - Crystal Structure of a New Target for Designing Drugs against AIDS."
Drug Development (Antiviral) - "Structure-Based Drug Design of HIV Protease Inhibitors."
Epidemiology (HIV) - "Genetic Diversity of HIV-1 in Thailand, 1994-95."
HIV Vaccine (Clinical Trials) - "The Feasibility of Conducting Preventive HIV Vaccine Trials in Gay Men in the United States."
Infection Control (MDR-TB) - "Nosocomial Outbreak of Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis, Evaluation of Control Measures."
Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behavior - "Belief Clusters Among HIV Seroconverting Drug Users: Implications for Counseling."
Occupational Risk - "Risk of Occupational HIV and HCV Infection After Occupational Exposure."
AIDS Therapies (Monoclonal Antibodies) - "A Human Monoclonal Antibody to HIV-1 gp41 with Neutralizing Activity Against Diverse Laboratory Isolates."
AIDS Therapies (Overview) - "Antiretroviral Therapy for HIV Infection in 1996: Recommendations of an International Panel."
AIDS Therapies (Ritonavir) - "Ordered Accumulation of Mutations in HIV Protease Confers Resistance to Ritonavir."
At-Risk Populations - "HIV Risk Behavior, Street Outreach, and Condom Use in Eight High-Risk Populations."
Cytomegalovirus Retinitis (Therapy) - "Treatment of Cytomegalovirus Retinitis with Intravitreous Cidofovir in Patients with AIDS - A Preliminary Report."
TB/HIV Coinfection - "Tuberculosis among AIDS Patients in the United States, 1993."
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