Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . August 24th, 1998Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Conference Coverage (12th World AIDS) - Russian Risk Factor: Organized Crime
Conference Coverage (12th World AIDS) - Avipox AIDS Vaccine Elicits Durable Anti-HIV CTLs
Conference Coverage (12th World AIDS) - CDC Meta-Analysis: AIDS Prevention Works, Saves Money
Conference Coverage (12th World AIDS) - HAART in the Real World
Conference Coverage (12th World AIDS) - Low-Molecular Weight Compounds Block HIV Binding
Conference Coverage (12th World AIDS) - Support Slips For Live HIV Vaccine
Conference Coverage (12th World AIDS) - Vaccinia-Based AIDS Vaccine Safe In Early Trials
Dual Infection (HCV/TB) - Treatment-Related Liver Toxicity Worse in HCV Positive Patients
Drug Resistance (TB) - Rifampin Mono-resistance Remains Mysterious
HHV-8 - Virus Lurks in Prostate
HTLV-1/HTLV-II - Viruses May Have Originated in Africa
AIDS Therapies - Without HAART, Cytokines Stimulate HIV From Latently Infected Cells
Diagnostics (Blood Screening) - DNA Probe Instrument System Manufactures
Epidemiology - NAACP Promises Action on AIDS Among Blacks
Genetics (HIV-1) - Human Trials of Genetic Medicine To Treat HIV-1 Infection Initiated
Immunology - Study Shows Even "Dead" HIV Damages Immune System
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Licensing Agreement Signed on Potential HIV Antiviral
Mental Health - Schizophrenics at Higher Risk of HIV Infection
Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Controlling STDs May Not Lower HIV Infection Rate
Virology (Viral Load) - HIV+ Women May Need To Initiate Treatment Earlier Than Do Men
Knowledge, Attitudes and Behavior - "Acceptability of Male Circumcision as a Strategy to Reduce HIV and STD Infections in Uganda."
At Risk Populations - "Pulmonary Tuberculosis and HIV Infections Among Prison Inmates in Lagos, Nigeria."
Diagnostics (TB) - "Bronchoscopy and Mediastinoscopy In Patients With HIV."
Risk Factors (TB/HIV) - "Risk Factors for Tuberculosis (TB) in a Rural African Population Cohort with Known HIV Status."
Disease Progression (HIV) - "Influence of Host Genes on HIV-1 Disease Progression."
Drug Resistance (HIV) - "Public Health Implications of Antiretroviral Therapy and HIV Drug Resistance."
Education and Prevention (HIV) - "Similarities in Sexual Activity and Condom Use Among Friends Within Groups Before and After a Risk-Reduction Intervention."
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