Guatemalan plants extracts as virucides against HIV-1 infection.

  title={Guatemalan plants extracts as virucides against HIV-1 infection.},
  author={Luis M Bedoya and Amparo {\'A}lvarez and Mercedes Bermejo and Nuria Gonz{\'a}lez and Manuela Beltr{\'a}n and Sonsoles S{\'a}nchez-Palomino and Sully M. Cruz and Isabel Gait{\'a}n and Esther del Olmo and Ricardo Escarcena and Pablo A Garc{\'i}a and Armando C{\'a}ceres and Arturo San Feliciano and Jos{\'e} Alcam{\'i}},
  journal={Phytomedicine : international journal of phytotherapy and phytopharmacology},
  volume={15 6-7},
Prevention methods to avoid transmission of pathogens, including HIV, are crucial in the control of infectious diseases, not only to block epidemic spread but to avoid long-term treatments leading to emergence of resistances and drug associated side effects. Together with vaccine development, the discovery of new virucidal agents represents a research… CONTINUE READING