Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . September 22nd, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Vector Development - Gene Delivery Effectiveness of HIV-1 Vectors Studied
AIDS Therapies - Three Drugs Better, and More Expensive, Than Two in Fighting HIV
AIDS Therapies - Triple Combo: One Year Results
Blood Banking (Storage) - Optimal Conditions Assure Detection of p24 Antigen
Blood Substitutes - Phase III Trials of PolyHeme Initiated
Coinfection (HIV/Mycobacterium xenopi) - Toad Parasite Causes Disease in HIV Patients
Coinfection (Hepatitis/HIV) - Survival Reduced in HIV Patients with HCV or HBV Infection
Conference Coverage (ISV) - International Society for Vaccines Seeks To "Jump Start Vaccine Era"
Conference Coverage (ISV) - T-Cell Vaccines Via Genetic, Enzymatic, Chemical Engineering
Contraception (Health) - FTC Won't Accept Condom's 'Stronger' Claim
Epidemiology - Twenty-One AIDS Cases Reported in Montana
Funding - Joint Concert To Benefit AIDS Charities
Government (Policy) - State Bill Requiring Semen Donors To Be HIV Tested Signed Into Law
Government (Policy) - Texas Supreme Court To Consider AIDS Confidentiality Case
Government (Policy) - Wisconsin Bill Stalled To Require HIV Test
HIV Testing - Journal Urges Mandatory Reporting of HIV Infections
Immunology - Researchers Say HIV Needs Helpers To Invade the Body
International (Africa) - SADC Plans To Launch Anti-Drug Strategy Early '98
International (Asia) - Burma Charged with Intentional HIV Spread
Legal Issues - Trial Set for Centers Accused of Refusing HIV Positive Child
Needle Exchange Programs - Comprehensive Approach Found To Be Best Way To Prevent HIV Among Drug Users
Public Health - Vital Statistics Report Shows Significant Gains In Health
Quality of Life - Breaking New Ground in California for People Living with HIV/AIDS
Transmission (HIV) - Design Should Help Reduce Virus Transmission
Vertical Transmission - AZT Deal for African HIV+ Pregnant Women Awaits Study Results
Drug Development (Antiviral) - "Evaluation of Antihepatitis B Activity of Panamanian Plants."
At-Risk Populations (Viral Infections) - "Hepatitis and Retroviral Infections in Repatriated Greek Children."
Drug Development (Antiviral) - "(+)-Calanolide A: A Promising Anti-HIV Against Isolated from the Malaysian Rainforest Tree, Calophyllum lanigerum."
Drug Development (Antiviral) - "Derivatives of Triterpenoids with an Olean- or URS-Skeleton as Anti-HIV Agents."
Epidemiology (Hepatitis) - "The Serological Status of Solomon Island Blood Donors in 1995."
Epidemiology (MAC) - "Molecular Epidemiology of Danish MAC Strains."
Nosocomial Infection (TB) - "Long-Term Follow-Up of a Nosocomial Outbreak of Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (MDRTB) Due to M. bovis."
AIDS Therapies (Protease Inhibitors) - "Inhibition of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Infectivity by Secretory Leukocyte Protease Inhibitor Occurs Prior to Viral Reverse Transcription."
Education and Prevention (Research) - "High HIV Prevalence, Low Condom Use and Gender Differences in Sexual Behaviour among Patients with STD-Related Complaints at a Nairobi Primary Health Care Clinic."
Education and Prevention (Research) - "STD/HIV/AIDS Knowledge, Beliefs and Practices of Traditional Healers in Botswana."
Education and Prevention (Research) - "Widely Varying HIV Prevalence and Risk Behaviours among the Ethnic Minority Peoples of Northern Thailand."
Immunology - "The Acquisition of Host-Derived Major Histocompatibility Complex Class II Glycoproteins by Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Accelerates the Process of Virus Entry and Infection in Human T-Lymphoid Cells."
Kaposi's sarcoma (Pathogenesis) - "Expression and Mutation of the Tumor Suppressor Gene p53 in AIDS-Associated Kaposi's sarcoma."
Needle Exchange Programs - "Needle Exchange Programs: An Economic Evaluation of a Local Experience."
Primary Care - "Hospital Care for Persons with AIDS in the European Union."
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