Compartmentalized cytomegalovirus replication and transmission in the setting of maternal HIV-1 infection.

@article{Slyker2014CompartmentalizedCR,
  title={Compartmentalized cytomegalovirus replication and transmission in the setting of maternal HIV-1 infection.},
  author={Jennifer A. Slyker and Carey Farquhar and Claire E Atkinson and Kristjana Hr{\"o}nn {\'A}sbj{\"o}rnsd{\'o}ttir and Alison C. Roxby and Alison Drake and James N. Kiarie and Anna Wald and Michael A. Boeckh and Barbra Ann Richardson and Katherine Odem-Davis and Grace John-Stewart and Vincent C Emery},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={2014},
  volume={58 4},
  pages={
          564-72
        }
}
BACKGROUND Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection is associated with adverse outcomes in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-exposed infants. Determinants of vertical CMV transmission in the setting of maternal HIV-1 infection are not well-defined. METHODS CMV and HIV-1 levels were measured in plasma, cervical secretions, and breast milk of 147 HIV-1-infected… CONTINUE READING