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July 29, 2015

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The cerebrospinal fluid biomarker profile in an HIV-infected subject with Alzheimer's disease.
Mäkitalo S, Mellgren Å, Borgh E, et al
AIDS Res Ther. 2015 Jul 14;12:23.


HIV-Associated Memory Disorders

Disease Management Update
  Long-Term Outcomes After Liver Transplantation Among Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Recipients.
Locke JE, Durand C, Reed RD, et al
Transplantation. 2015 Jul 14. .

HIV-Associated Liver Transplantation
Drug Update
Maraviroc Intensification of cART in Patients with Suboptimal Immunological Recovery: A 48-Week, Placebo-Controlled Randomized Trial.
van Lelyveld SF, Drylewicz J, Krikke M,  et al 

PLoS One
. 2015 Jul 24;10(7):e0132430.


Diagnostic/Monitoring Update
  A real-time PCR signature to discriminate between tuberculosis and other pulmonary diseases.
Laux da Costa L, Delcroix M, Dalla Costa ER,
Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2015 Jul;95(4):421-5.

Marginalized Update
  Cervical Precancer Risk in HIV-Infected Women Who Test Positive for Oncogenic Human Papillomavirus Despite a Normal Pap Test.
Keller MJ, Burk RD, Massad LS,  et al
Clin Infect Dis
. 2015 Jul 17.


Women and HIV

US Update
Correlates of Initiation of Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis C Infection in United States Veterans, 2004-2009.
Gundlapalli AV, Nelson RE, Haroldsen C, et al
PLoS One
. 2015 Jul 13;10(7):e0132056

Hepatitis C

Global Update
  Real-life experience with first generation HCV protease inhibitor therapy in Germany: The prospective, non-interventional PAN cohort.
Mauss S, Böker K, Buggisch P,
Z Gastroenterol. 2015 Jul;53(7):644-654.

Hepatitis C
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PrEP Adherence, Sexual Behaviors and HIV/STI Incidence
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