HIV-1 persists in breast milk cells despite antiretroviral treatment to prevent mother-to-child transmission.

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BACKGROUND The effects of short-course antiretrovirals given to reduce mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) on temporal patterns of cell-associated HIV-1 RNA and DNA in breast milk are not well defined. METHODS Women in Kenya received short-course zidovudine (ZDV), single-dose nevirapine (sdNVP), combination ZDV/sdNVP or short-course highly active… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0b013e328302cc11

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