Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . April 14th, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
AIDS Therapies - HIV Replication Increased by Drugs That Prevent Cell Suicide
Drug Resistance - HIV Drug Resistance Assay Available For Clinical Management
AIDS Therapies (IL-2) - Drug Immunotherapy Boosts Immune Cell Levels in HIV Patients
Case Reports - Tuberculosis Declines, Disease Continues To Be A Concern
Clinical Trials - Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia and KS Data Reported
Contraception - Spermicide Film Does Not Halt AIDS, Study Finds
Cytomegalovirus (Treatment) - Vitrasert Implant Cleared for Marketing in European Union
Education & Prevention - California School Upset Over Student's Condom Science Project
Education and Prevention (HIV) - Failed Prevention Efforts Endanger Lives of American Youth
Education/Funding - State Doles Out $42,500 For Abstinence-Only Sex Education
Epidemiology (TB) - Expert Panel Addresses Infectious Diseases Return
HIV Gene Therapy - Marriage of HIV-1 and MO-MLV Sets Stage for HIV-1 Gene Therapy
HIV Vaccines - B-Cell Superantigen Found on HIV Envelope
Hepatitis C - Update on Hepatitis C
Homosexuality - High Court To Hear Arguments Over Montana's Gay Sex Ban
Homosexuality - UCSF Researchers Begin Coping Study, Participants Needed
Immunology - Compound Procedure Hopes To Regulate Immune System
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Small Molecule Compounds Treat Chronic Anemias
International (Middle East) - Permission Announced To Begin Cancer Study in Israel
Polio - Planetary Polio Eradication
Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Circumcision Doesn't Protect Against STDs
Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Patent Received for Method of Inhibiting HIV Infection
Testing (Kaposi Sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus) - Viral Capsid Component Serves As Marker for Infection
Therapy (TB) - HIV+ TB Patients Need At Least Nine-Months of Treatment
Disease Associations - "Invasive Cervical Cancer (ICC) in HIV+ Women in New York City (NYC)."
Disease Associations - "Perspectives on HHV8 and Kaposi's Sarcoma."
Disease Associations (HIV/HPV) - "HIV-1 Induces the Translation of the Major Capsid Protein of Naturally Integrated HPV18."
Epidemiology (HIV-1 Subtypes) - "Surveillance of HIV-1 Subtypes in 222 US Blood Donors: Identification of First US Subtype A Infection."
HIV Gene Therapy - "Potential Molecular Genetic Interventions for AIDS."
HIV-1 Tests (Performance Standards) - "Intra-Shipment Reproducibility of HIV-1 Western Blot Results Reported in Ten Shipment Periods by Laboratories Participating in the CDC MPEP."
Kaposi's Sarcoma - "Hormones in the Pathogenesis and Treatment of KS."
Kaposi's Sarcoma (Pathogenesis) - "New Insights In KS Pathogenesis: KSHV-Encoded Homologs to Cellular Genes."
AIDS Therapies (Azodicarbonamide) - "Azodicarbonamide Inhibits HIV-1 Replication by Targeting the Nucleocapsid Protein."
Hepatobiliary Disease - "The Role of Cholecystectomy in Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome."
Immunology (HIV) - "CD4+ T-Cell Recognition of Diverse Clade B HIV-1 Isolates."
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