Journal of AIDS and Immune Research

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  • Research article - Lifesciences Published: Oct 26, 2017

    Gender Inequality and HIV Vulnerability in Plateau State, Nigeria

    The pattern of HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa has been observed to be different from most other countries. This is due to the fact that heterosexual relations remain the major mode of transmission leading to the feminization of the epidemic in the region. Marriage has been described as a major…

    -Kachollom CS. Best and Ogoh Alubo

  • Research article - Lifesciences Published: Aug 05, 2016

    Newborn Hearing Screenings in Human Immunodeficiency Virus- Exposed Uninfected Infants

    Perinatal HIV infection and congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection may increase the risk for hearing loss. We examined 1,435 infants enrolled in the Surveillance Monitoring of ART Toxicities (SMARTT) study of the Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study (PHACS) network, a prospective study of the safety of in utero antiretroviral (ARV) exposures. We…

    -Torre P 3rd*, Zeldow B, Yao TJ, Hoffman HJ, Siberry GK, Purswani MU, Frederick T, Spector SA, and W

  • Research article - Lifesciences Published: Mar 02, 2015

    Forced Complementation between Subgenomic RNAs: Does Human Immunodeficiency Type 1 Virus Reverse Transcription Occur in Viral Core, Cytoplasm, or Early Endosome?

    Although the process of reverse transcription is well elucidated, it remains unclear if viral core disruption provides a more cellular or viral milieu for HIV-1 reverse transcription. We have devised a method to require mixing of viral cores or core constituents to produce infectious progeny virus by a bipartite subgenomic…

    -Weining Han, Yuejin Li, Bernard S. Bagaya, Meijuan Tian, Mastooreh Chamanian, Chuanwu Zhu, Jie Shen,