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Memory‐like IFN‐γ response by NK cells following malaria infection reveals the crucial role of T cells in NK cell activation by P. falciparum
NK cells are rapid IFN‐γ responders to Plasmodium falciparum‐infected erythrocytes (PfRBC) in vitro and are involved in controlling early parasitaemia in murine models, yet little is known aboutExpand
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Cost-effectiveness of methadone maintenance therapy as HIV prevention in an Indonesian high-prevalence setting: a mathematical modeling study.
BACKGROUND Indonesia faces an HIV epidemic that is in rapid transition. Injecting drug users (IDUs) are among the most heavily affected risk populations, with estimated prevalence of HIV reaching 50%Expand
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Clinical value of bacteriological examinations of nasal and paranasal mucosa in patients with chronic sinusitis
Abstract Although many investigations on the bacteriology of chronic sinusitis have been reported, there is still much discussion about the physiological flora of the nose and paranasal sinuses, theExpand
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Serum and BAL macrophage migration inhibitory factor levels in HIV infected Tanzanians with pulmonary tuberculosis or other lung diseases.
Macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) activates macrophages, promotes delayed-type hypersensitivity reaction, and regulates Th1/Th2 balance in inflammatory response. Serum MIF concentration isExpand
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Cost-effectiveness of scaling up voluntary counselling and testing in West-Java, Indonesia.
AIM to evaluate the costs-effectiveness of scaling up community-based VCT in West-Java. METHODS the Asian epidemic model (AEM) and resource needs model (RNM) were used to calculate incrementalExpand
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Hashimoto's thyroiditis presenting as acute painful thyroiditis and as a manifestation of an immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome in a human immunodeficiency virus-seropositive patient.
BACKGROUND An immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS) may complicate immune restoration following start of antiretroviral therapy (ART) in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infectedExpand
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Costs of HIV/AIDS treatment in Indonesia by time of treatment and stage of disease
BackgroundWe report an economic analysis of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) care and treatment in Indonesia to assess the options and limitations of costs reduction, improving access, and scalingExpand
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Skin disorders in HIV-infected patients from West Java.
AIM to describe the spectrum of HIV-related skin disorders as well as their prevalence and relation to CD4-cell counts among HIV-seropositive patients from West Java, Indonesia. METHODS allExpand
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Prevention and treatment of HIV addicted patients: a biopsychosocial approach.
Injecting drug use is the main route of HIV transmission in many parts of Indonesia. Efforts to prevent HIV-transmission through injecting drug use mostly focus on subjects who actively inject. InExpand
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Severe anemia in Malawian children.
N Engl J Med. 2008 Feb 28;358(9):888-99 Research Article (New England Journal of Medicine) Severe anemia in Malawian children Job C.J. Calis1,2,3, Kamija S. Phiri1,2, E. Brian Faragher4, Bernard J.Expand