Impaired Antibody Response to Influenza Vaccine in HIV-Infected and Uninfected Aging Women Is Associated with Immune Activation and Inflammation

@inproceedings{Parmigiani2013ImpairedAR,
  title={Impaired Antibody Response to Influenza Vaccine in HIV-Infected and Uninfected Aging Women Is Associated with Immune Activation and Inflammation},
  author={Anita Parmigiani and Maria Luisa Alcaide and Ricardo Freguja and Suresh Pallikkuth and Daniela Frasca and Margaret A Fischl and Savita Pahwa},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Aging and HIV infection are independently associated with excessive immune activation and impaired immune responses to vaccines, but their relationships have not been examined. METHODS For selecting an aging population we enrolled 28 post-menopausal women including 12 healthy volunteers and 16 HIV-infected women on antiretroviral treatment with… CONTINUE READING