Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . May 26th, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Conference Coverage (Blood Safety) - HIV/HCV Multiplex Assay Shows High Specificity
Conference Coverage (NCVDG) - Live, IFN-Producing AIDS Vaccine Moves Forward
Conference Coverage (NCVDG) - Merck HIV DNA Vaccine Protects Monkeys; Human Trials Begin
Conference Coverage (NCVDG) - Polio Replicons Attempt Anti-HIV Mucosal Immunity
Conference Coverage (NCVDG) - Stable Disease, Better Health in Kids on DROVAC Vaccine Therapy
Conference Coverage (NCVDG) - U.S. AIDS Vaccine Trials Focus on CTL Responses
Conference Coverage (NCVDG) - Vaccine Therapy Targets Antigens for CTL Attack
AIDS Research (Lamivudine) - Glaxo Wellcome and Biochem Pharma Awarded the 1997 Prix Galien Canada For 3TC
AIDS Therapies - Crixivan Now Available From Many Pharmacies
AIDS Therapies (Clinical Trials) - Forum Will Discuss Use of Plasma RNA in Clinical Trials
CMV Retinitis - Antisense Drug Prolongs Response, Lowers Retinal Detachment Rate
Coinfection (HIV/HCV) - ICGN Development Dominates Disease Course in Some
Controlled Substances - Study Rejects Medicinal Marijuana
Cryptococcus neoformans - Researchers Find Existing Drugs Can Stop Fungus That Attacks AIDS Patients
Cytokinesis (MAC) - Neutrophils from AIDS Patients Can Inhibit M. avium Growth
Diagnostics - Saliva Diagnostic Systems Receives ISO 9002 Registration
Education - Study Refutes Condom-Sex Link
Genetics - HIV Infection Kinetics and Telomere Lengths
Industry News (Clinical Trials) - Enrollment of 2,500 Patients for Phase III Clinical Trial of Remune Completed
Industry News (Saquinavir) - Hoffman-La Roche Submits NDA for New Formulation of HIV Protease Inhibitor
International (Africa) - AIDS Epidemic Runs Riot In South Africa
International (Africa) - AIDS Ravages Prisons In Zambia
Kaposi's Sarcoma (Lidakol) - LIDAK Reports Additional Data from Kaposi's Sarcoma Trial at Conference
Transmission - HIV Risk in Women May Be Enhanced
Transmission (HIV) - Contraceptive Film is First Spermicide Shown Safe in Regard To HIV Transmission
Transmission (MAC) - MAC-Related Respiratory Disease Linked to Hot Tubs
Diagnostics (HIV-1) - "Detection of HIV-1 RNA Subtypes with Transcription-Mediated Amplification."
Diagnostics (TB) - "Surrogate Marker for Active, Preclinical Tuberculosis in HIV Infection."
Diagnostics (Viral Nucleic Acids) - "An Automated System (COBAS AMPLICOR) for Routine Diagnostic Detection and Quantitation of Viral Nucleic Acids."
HIV Vaccines - "New Immunogen Representing HIV-1 Envelope Variability."
Immunology (HIV-1) - "A Novel Leusine Zipper Protein Expression Controlled by the HIV-1 Tat and p53."
Opportunistic Infection (Ehrlichiosis) - "Rapidly Fatal Seronegative Ehrlichiosis as the First Opportunistic Infection in an Immunodeficient Man."
AIDS Therapies (Guidelines) - "British HIV Association Guidelines for Antiretroviral Treatment of HIV Seropositive Individuals."
Animal Models (HIV) - "Animal Model of Mucosally Transmitted Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Disease: Intravaginal and Oral Deposition of Simian/Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Macaques Results in Systemic Infection, Elimination
HIV Gene Therapy - "Potent Inhibition of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 in Primary T Cells and Alveolar Macrophages by a Combination Anti-Rev Strategy Delivered in an Adeno-Associated Virus Vector."
Kaposi's sarcoma - "Monoclonal Origin of Multicentric Kaposi's sarcoma Lesions."
Virology - "Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 2 (HIV-2) Seroprevalence and Characterization of a Distinct HIV-2 Genetic Subtype from the Natural Range of Simian Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Sooty Mangab
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