Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . October 27th, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Conference Coverage (ICAAC) - Prompt Switching of RT Inhibitors Can Cut HAART Failures
Conference Coverage (ICAAC) - AIDS Pandemic "Growing Faster Than Ever Before"
Conference Coverage (ICAAC) - NCI, NIAID to Build Joint AIDS Vaccine Lab
AIDS Therapies - Scientists Find Way To Short-Circuit Initial HIV Invasion
AIDS Therapies (141W94) - Preliminary Phase II Clinical Study Data Reported for Protease Inhibitor
AIDS Vaccine - St. Jude Vaccine Gets Permission For Human Trials
Activism - Moving African Health Issues To The Top
Adverse Effects (Stress) - HIV Positive People Have Various Ways To Cope With Stress
Antisense Technology - First Human Trials of Genetic Antisense Conducted
Blood Banking - Hospital Criticized For Mislabelling AIDS-Tainted Blood
Blood Banking (Screening) - Pooled Testing of Blood Donors Saves Lives, Saves Money
Blood Testing - National Blood Bank-Mali Orders HIV Test Kits
Disease Markers (TB) - Reduced PBMC IFN Gamma Production Indicative of Severe Disease
Epidemiology - AIDS Will Cut Malawi Life Expectancy
Epidemiology - New AIDS Cases and Deaths Drop Dramatically in San Francisco
Epidemiology - U.N. Acts on Drug-Abuse Link To AIDS in Vietnam
Epidemiology (HIV/AIDS) - HIV Could Hit 20 Million Asians by Year 2000
Funding (HIV/AIDS) - HGP-30 Vaccine Research Grant Announced
Funding (NIH) - Needle Exchange Program Efficacy Study to be Conducted in Alaska
Genital Herpes - Rates Jump In Young Whites Since 1970s
HIV Gene Therapy - HIV Infected Cells Killed By T-Cell Gene Therapy
Industry New (Joint Venture) - Agreement Signed to Form New Cell Therapies Company
Industry News (Patents and Technology) - Cancer Vaccine Technology Receives U.S. Patent
Industry News (Patents and Technology) - Second Patent for PRO 2000 Received To Prevent HIV
Prophylaxis (HIV) - Risk Study of 'Morning-After' Drugs Begins
Publications (Controversy) - AIDS Experts Quit New England Journal Over Editorial
Publications (Controversy) - Study Volunteers Support Placebo-Controlled AIDS Trials
Vaccine Development (HIV/AIDS) - Vaccine Still Years Off, Montagnier Says
Vertical Transmission (HIV/AIDS) - Oral Zidovudine Treatment Evaluated in Thailand
Vertical Transmission (HIV/AIDS) - Study Correlates Zidovudine Therapy with Demographic and Other Factors
Epidemiology (Vertical Transmission) - "Changes in the Epidemiology of HIV-1 Vertical Transmission Over Time."
Epidemiology (HIV) - "Detection of Antibody to HIV 1&2 in Rural Indian Women."
Vector Development - "Lentiviral Vectors for In Vivo Gene Delivery."
Blood Banking (Photodecontamination) - "Psoralen-Mediated Photodecontamination of Platelet Concentrates: Inactivation of Cell-Free and Cell-Associated Forms of Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Assessment of Platelet Function in vivo. DOUBLEQUO
Blood Banking (Safety) - "Risk of Iatrogenic Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection Through Transfusion of Blood Tested by Inappropriately Stored or Expired Rapid Antibody Assays in a Zambian Hospital."
HIV Gene Therapy - "Replication-Defective Canarypox (ALVAC) Vectors Effectively Activate Anti-Human Immunodeficiency Virus-1 Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes Present in Infected Patients: Implications for Antige
Kaposi's sarcoma (KSHV) - "A Broad-Spectrum Chemokine Antagonist Encoded by Kaposi's sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus."
Kaposi's sarcoma (KSHV) - "In vitro Antiviral Drug Sensitivity of the Kaposi's sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus."
Kaposi's sarcoma (KSHV) - "Monocytes in Kaposi's Sarcoma Lesions Are Productively Infected by Human Herpesvirus 8."
Sexual Behavior (Research) - "Alcohol and Risky Sexual Behavior: Event-Based Analyses among a Sample of High-Risk Women."
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