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Gender differences in clinical progression of HIV-1-infected individuals during long-term highly active antiretroviral therapy
Objective: To assess gender differences in the long-term clinical, virological and immunological outcomes during highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART). Methods: This longitudinal observationalExpand
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Clinical outcome after 4 years follow‐up of HIV‐seropositive subjects with incomplete virologic or immunologic response to HAART
The duration of the clinical, virologic, and immunologic response to HAART, is not well defined. In this observational multi‐center study 2,143 patients were enrolled classified according toExpand
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Primary human herpesvirus 8 infection in immunocompetent children.
CONTEXT Human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) infection causes Kaposi sarcoma and lymphoproliferative disorders in immunosuppressed adults. Its manifestations in immunocompetent hosts are unknown. OBJECTIVESExpand
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Haploidentical, unmanipulated, G-CSF-primed bone marrow transplantation for patients with high-risk hematologic malignancies.
UNLABELLED Eighty patients with high-risk hematologic malignancies underwent unmanipulated, G-CSF–primed BM transplantation from an haploidentical family donor. Patients were transplanted in first orExpand
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Correlates of HIV, HBV, and HCV infections in a prison inmate population: Results from a multicentre study in Italy
A cross‐sectional study was undertaken on the correlates of infection for the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and hepatitis viruses B and C (HBV and HCV) in a sample of inmates from eight ItalianExpand
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Secondary Integrase Resistance Mutations Found in HIV-1 Minority Quasispecies in Integrase Therapy-Naive Patients Have Little or No Effect on Susceptibility to Integrase Inhibitors
ABSTRACT The goal of this study was to explore the presence of integrase strand transfer inhibitor (InSTI) resistance mutations in HIV-1 quasispecies present in InSTI-naïve patients and to evaluateExpand
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HHV-8 infection in African children.
  • L. Sarmati
  • Medicine
  • Herpes : the journal of the IHMF
  • 1 August 2004
Human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) is prevalent in Africa and parts of southern Europe, but less common elsewhere. It is analogous to its distant relative, the Epstein-Barr virus, in that it rarely causesExpand
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Hepatitis B surface antigen genetic elements critical for immune escape correlate with hepatitis B virus reactivation upon immunosuppression
Hepatitis B virus (HBV) reactivation during immunosuppression can lead to severe acute hepatitis, fulminant liver failure, and death. Here, we investigated hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) geneticExpand
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Subjective neurological symptoms frequently occur in patients with SARS-CoV2 infection
Abstract Objective Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) represents a novel pneumonia leading to severe acute respiratory syndromeExpand
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Characterization of drug resistance mutations in naïve and ART‐treated patients infected with HIV‐1 in Yaounde, Cameroon
Currently the prevalence of HIV‐1 infection in Cameroon is 5.1%, CRF02_AG subtype is responsible for about 50% of infections. Since an HIV‐1 drug resistance test is not yet available widely, accurateExpand
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