Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . May 11th, 1998Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
AIDS Vaccines - NYVAC-SIV Protects Against Virulent SIVmac251
Blood Banking (Zimbabwe) - Further Donor Exclusion Reduces HIV Transmission Risk
Conference Coverage (ASM) - Vaccine Targets Vancomycin-Resistant Bacteria
Dual Infection (TB/HIV) - Proinflammatory Cytokines in TB Influence HIV Course
Conference Coverage (CHI Vaccines) - Ulcer Vaccine Vectored by Cholera, Typhoid Bacteria
Drug Resistance - HIV Resistance Tests Commercialized
Epidemiology - HIV Rates Increasing in Eastern Europe
HIV Transmission (Vertical) - United Kingdom Doctors Call for Testing for Pregnant Women
India, Public Health - Biotech Helps Solve India's Health Problems
Legal Issues - European Court Slams French Delay on AIDS Patients
Needle Exchange Programs (Funding) - Demonstration Demanding U.S. Funding Held at UC Berkeley
Needle Exchange Programs (Government) - House Blocks Needle Exchanges for AIDS Prevention
Product Development (IVIG) - U.S. Probes Shortage of Plasma-Derived Drug
Prophylaxis - UNAIDS Delegates Report Men, Women Want Female Condom
Virology - Low Dose Oral Interferon Data Presented
Knowledge, Attitudes and Behavior - "Health Education Among Gay and Bisexual Men: What the 'Safer-Sex Message' Left Out."
Combination Therapies (Antiviral) - "Antivirals Combined Reverse HIV Driven Activation, Then Allows for (Some) CD4 T Cell Regeneration."
Diagnostics (HIV-1) - "HIV-1 Group M Subtypes A-H and Group O Quantitation by the Gen-Probe Viral Load Assay."
Pathogenesis (HIV) - "Modeling HIV Pathogenesis: Will the Real Immune System Please Stand Up."
Zoonosis (Transmission) - "Bartonella henselae Invade Human Erythrocytes in HIV."
Cytomegalovirus Retinitis - "Pharmacoeconomic Analysis of 3 Treatment Strategies for Cytomegalovirus Retinitis in Patients with AIDS."
Pneumocystis carinii Pneumonia - "Effects of Aerosolized Synthetic Surfactant, Atovaquone, and the Combination of These on Murine Pneumocystis carinii Pneumonia."
Psychosocial - "Changes in Cognitive Coping Skills and Social Support During Cognitive Behavioral Stress Management Intervention and Distress Outcomes in Symptomatic Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Seropositive Gay Men."
Quality of Life Issues - "The Medication Attribution Scale: Perceived Effects of Antiretrovirals and Quality of Life."
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