British HIV Association guidelines for antiretroviral treatment of HIV-2-positive individuals 2010.

@article{Gilleece2010BritishHA,
  title={British HIV Association guidelines for antiretroviral treatment of HIV-2-positive individuals 2010.},
  author={Yvonne C Gilleece and David R. Chadwick and Johanna Breuer and Donald E. Hawkins and Erasmus J. Smit and Li-Xu McCrae and Deenan Pillay and Nathan David Smith and Janet K. Anderson},
  journal={HIV medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={11 10},
  pages={
          611-9
        }
}
HIV-2, which is closely related to SIV from sooty mangabeys, was first identified in 1986 in patients with AIDS in Guinea-Bissau and Cape Verde, West Africa. Like HIV-1, HIV-2 is an immunodeficiency virus that causes AIDS in humans. However, although HIV-1 and HIV-2 are related, there are important structural differences between them which influence pathogenicity, natural history and therapy. The HIV-2 epidemic has its epicentre in West Africa, and is also found in those countries that have had… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 15 CITATIONS

Antiretroviral therapy response among HIV-2 infected patients: a systematic review

  • BMC infectious diseases
  • 2014
VIEW 8 EXCERPTS
CITES METHODS & BACKGROUND
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

HIV-2 Infection: Where Are We Today?

  • Journal of global infectious diseases
  • 2013
VIEW 3 EXCERPTS
CITES RESULTS & BACKGROUND
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 93 REFERENCES

Virological response

S Jallow, A Alabi, R Sargee-Njie
  • 2010

DNA load between HIV-1- and HIV-2-infected patients

J Pepin, D Dunn, I Gaye
  • AIDS
  • 2008

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…