Prevalence of HIV type 1 drug resistance mutations in treatment-naïve and experienced patients from resource-limited settings with universal access to antiretroviral therapy: a survey in two small Brazilian cities.

@article{EyerSilva2008PrevalenceOH,
  title={Prevalence of HIV type 1 drug resistance mutations in treatment-na{\"i}ve and experienced patients from resource-limited settings with universal access to antiretroviral therapy: a survey in two small Brazilian cities.},
  author={Walter de Ara{\'u}jo Eyer-Silva and Jos{\'e} Carlos Couto-Fernandez and Carlos Silva-de-Jesus and Mariza Gonçalves Morgado},
  journal={Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz},
  year={2008},
  volume={103 2},
  pages={143-9}
}
Concerns have been raised that universal availability of antiretroviral agents in resource-limited settings might lead to the emergence and spread of resistant strains. We present the largest survey on human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) resistance among treatment-naïve and experienced patients followed in small, relatively underprivileged cities in Brazil with universal availability to standard of care antiretroviral combinations. Samples were collected between 2004 and 2006 from 95… CONTINUE READING

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