Prevention of HIV-1 infection with early antiretroviral therapy.

  title={Prevention of HIV-1 infection with early antiretroviral therapy.},
  author={Myron S. Cohen and Ying Q. Chen and Marybeth McCauley and Theresa Gamble and Mina C Hosseinipour and Nagalingeshwaran Kumarasamy and James G Hakim and Johnstone K Kumwenda and Beatriz Grinsztejn and Jose H Pilotto and Sheela V Godbole and Sanjay Madhav Mehendale and Suwat Chariyalertsak and Breno Riegel Santos and Kenneth H. Mayer and Irving F. Hoffman and Susan H Eshleman and Estelle Piwowar-Manning and Lei Wang and Joseph Makhema and Lisa A. Mills and Guy de Bruyn and Ian Sanne and Joseph Eron and Joel E. Gallant and Diane V. Havlir and Susan S Swindells and Heather Ribaudo and Vanessa N Elharrar and David Burns and T. E. Taha and Karin A Nielsen-Saines and David Celentano and Max Essex and Thomas R. Fleming},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  volume={365 6},
BACKGROUND Antiretroviral therapy that reduces viral replication could limit the transmission of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) in serodiscordant couples. METHODS In nine countries, we enrolled 1763 couples in which one partner was HIV-1-positive and the other was HIV-1-negative; 54% of the subjects were from Africa, and 50% of infected partners were men. HIV-1-infected subjects with CD4 counts between 350 and 550 cells per cubic millimeter were randomly assigned in a 1:1 ratio… CONTINUE READING
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