Published in AIDS Weekly, March 27th, 2006
"Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-associated dementia (HAD) is a frequent complication in HIV+ subjects. Several electrophysiological markers and motor control are altered in HIV+ subjects, including event-related potentials (N2-P3 changes). These are electrophysiological indicators of cognitive processing," researchers in Mexico report.
According to B. Gonzalez-Lira and colleagues at the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico in Mexico City, "The mechanisms by which HIV induces neurophysiological abnormality is still under research. However, several neurotransmitters...
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