Published in AIDS Weekly, July 15th, 2002
T. Dianne Langford and colleagues at the University of California and the Veterans Affairs San Diego Health Care System in San Diego investigated "a severe form of demyelinating HIV-associated leukoencephalopathy in AIDS patients failing highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)."
Temporary HAART-induced immune recovery may have created conditions conducive to HIV brain infiltration and subsequent white matter degeneration, Langford and coauthors found.
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