Impact of CD8+ T-cell activation on CD4+ T-cell recovery and mortality in HIV-infected Ugandans initiating antiretroviral therapy.

@article{Hunt2011ImpactOC,
  title={Impact of CD8+ T-cell activation on CD4+ T-cell recovery and mortality in HIV-infected Ugandans initiating antiretroviral therapy.},
  author={Peter W. Hunt and Huyen L Cao and Conrad K Muzoora and Isaac Ssewanyana and John T. Bennett and Nneka Emenyonu and Annet Kembabazi and Torsten B Neilands and David R. Bangsberg and Steven G. Deeks and Jeffrey N Martin},
  journal={AIDS},
  year={2011},
  volume={25 17},
  pages={2123-31}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess whether T-cell activation independently predicts the extent of CD4(+) T-cell recovery and mortality in HIV-infected Ugandans initiating antiretroviral therapy (ART). DESIGN Prospective cohort study. METHODS HIV-infected adults starting ART and achieving a plasma HIV RNA level (VL) less than 400 copies/ml by month 6 were sampled from… CONTINUE READING