Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . August 26th, 1996Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Conference Coverage (Vancouver AIDS Conference) - Anti-Idiotype HIV Vaccine Therapy Passes Phase II Trial
Conference Coverage (Vancouver AIDS Conference) - CD4 T-Cell Reconstitution in AIDS Now Feasible
Conference Coverage (Vancouver AIDS Conference) - Immunotoxin Knocks Out KS
Conference Coverage (Vancouver AIDS Conference) - MicroGeneSys HIV gp160 Vaccine Flops as AIDS Therapy
AIDS Dementia Complex (Markers) - Disease Markers for ADC Described
AIDS Therapies (3TC) - Epivir Approved in European Union
AIDS Therapies (Interleukin-15) - IL-15 May Be A New Strategy for AIDS Treatment
At-Risk Populations - HIV Prevention Programs Need To Be Established Early
Conference Coverage (Vancouver AIDS Conference) - Plasma Interferes with Antibody Neutralization of HIV
Cytomegalovirus (Pathogenesis) - CMV DNA Assay a Useful Monitor for AIDS Patients
Cytomegalovirus (Treatment) - Clinical Trial of GEM132 Targets Human CMV
Cytomegalovirus (Treatment) - Clinical Trials in CMV Disease Come to A Halt
Cytomegalovirus (Treatment) - Full Commercial Rights Provided for CMV Retinitis Compound
Cytomegalovirus (Treatment) - Intraocular Ganciclovir: Effective Maintenance for CMV Retinitis
Education and Prevention - Programs Designed and Run by Peers Reduce HIV Risk Among Young Gay Men
Healthcare Economics - HIV Treatment Costs Correlate With Patient CD4+ Counts
Healthcare Economics - Lifetime Costs of HIV Lower in U.S. as Compared to Australia
Hemophilia (Legal Issues) - Settlement Agreement Approved
Human Herpes Virus-8 - High Frequency of HHV-8 in Selected AIDS Related Neoplasias Reported
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Agreement Signed with U.S. Navy for Malaria Vaccine Collaboration
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Marketing Collaboration Outside U.S. for Vistide Announced
International (Asia) - HIV Trends Reported for China
International (India) - AIDS: Women Are Captive Partners
International (South Africa) - TB Infection Rate Could Double Over Next Decade
Molluscum Contagiosum - Insights Reported on MCV AIDS-Associated Skin Disease
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (Prognosis) - Traditional Factors Suggested for HIV Related NHL
Toxoplasma gondii (Therapy) - AIDS Patients More Prone to Sulfadiazine-Associated Nephrotoxicity
Blood Safety (Testing) - "Evaluation of HIV Testing of the Blood Supply in Kenya."
Diagnostics (Evaluation) - "Home Collection HIV Testing: Evaluation of Several Strategies for Dealing with Inadequate Specimens."
Diagnostics (Evaluation) - "T-Helper Lymphocyte Count: TRAx CD4 Test Kit Versus Conventional Flow Cytometry."
Disease Associations - "Hepatitis B and C Infection in HIV Infected Albertans."
Disease Associations - "Infection of Human Immunodeficiency Virus among Tubercular Patients in Lucknow."
Disease Associations - "Pulmonary Tuberculosis in AIDS Patients."
Disease Associations - "Pulmonary vs Disseminated Tuberculosis in HIV Infection."
Disease Associations - "Seroprevalence of HIV-1 Infection in Tuberculosis Patients At Pune, India."
Disease Associations - "Viral Hepatitis in HIV Positive Men and Women With an Injecting Drug Use (IDU) History."
Disease Transmission (Risk Factors) - "Residual Risk of Transfusion Transmitted Viral Infections (HIV and Other Viruses) in France."
Drug Resistance (Zidovudine) - "Prevalence of Zidovudine Resistance Mutations in HIV Isolated from Children after Long-Term Zidovudine Treatment."
Immunology (HIV) - "Evolution to an Attenuated nef Genotype in a Long-Term Survivor."
Knowledge, Attitudes and Behavior - "The Decision to Participate in HIV Vaccine Efficacy Trials: An Assessment of Changing Willingness Among Homosexual Men."
Pathogenesis (Viruses) - "HBVPRE-Mediated Gene Expression from a Rev-Independent HIV-1 Viral Clone."
Pathogenesis (Viruses) - "The HIV, HTLV-I, and HBV RNA Export Pathway Requires Multiple Nuclear Export Signal Contacts."
Prophylaxis (TB) - "Role of Tuberculosis Prophylaxis, Where Tuberculosis and HIV Have Synergy."
Therapy (TB) - "Prophylaxis of Tuberculosis Infection."
Vector Development - "Helper Virus-Free HIV-1 Based Packaging System."
Vector Development - "Tat-Inducible MLV-Based Gene Therapy Vectors for HIV-1 Infected Individuals."
Cytomegalovirus - "Cytomegalovirus Sinusitis: A New Manifestation of AIDS."
Cytomegalovirus Keratitis - "Cytomegalovirus Keratitis in Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome."
Cytomegalovirus Retinitis - "Cytomegalovirus Retinitis and Viral Resistance: Prevalence of Resistance at Diagnosis, 1994."
Cytomegalovirus Retinitis - "Occurrence of Cytomegalovirus Retinitis after Human Immunodeficiency Virus Immunosuppression."
Drug Development - "Antiviral Activity of a Sulphated Polysaccharide Extracted from the Marine Pseudomonas and Marine Plant Dinoflagellata Against Human Immunodeficiency Viruses and Other Enveloped Viruses. DOUBLE
Fusarium Endophthalmitis - "Bilateral Endogenous Fusarium Endophthalmitis Associated with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome."
Herpes Simplex Virus Retinitis - "Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome-Associated Herpes Simplex Virus Retinitis: Clinical Description and Use of a Polymerase Chain Reaction-Based Assay as a Diagnostic Tool."
Mycobacterium avium (Diagnostics) - "Rapid Detection of Mycobacterium avium in Stool Samples from AIDS Patients by Immunomagnetic PCR."
Virology - "Inhibition of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Production in Infected Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells by Human Leukocyte Antigen Class I-Specific Antibodies: Evidence for a Novel Antiviral Mechanism."
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