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November 22/23 2014

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Today's Featured Report
Colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of ebola virus virion  

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Communicating Uncertainty - Ebola, Public Health, and the Scientific Process
Rosenbaum L.
N Engl J Med. 2014 Nov 13.


Ebola Virus Disease
Featured Report Archives

 
Disease Management Update
  Hepatitis C virus infection treatment: An era of game changer direct acting antivirals and novel treatment strategies.
Shahid I, ALMalki WH, Hafeez MH, Hassan S.
Crit Rev Microbiol. 2014 Nov 6:1-13.


Hepatitis C
Disease Management Archives
 
Drug Update
  Therapy with boceprevir or telaprevir in HIV/hepatitis C virus co-infected patients to treat recurrence of hepatitis C virus infection after liver transplantation.
Antonini TM, Furlan V, Teicher E, et al
AIDS. 2014 Nov 9

Boceprevir (HIV/HCV Indications)
Telaprevir (HIV/HCV Indications)
Drug Archives
 
Diagnostic/Monitoring Update
  Laboratory Evaluation of a Dual Rapid Immunodiagnostic Test for HIV and Syphilis Infection.
Bristow CC, Leon SR, Ramos LB,  et al
J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Nov 5.




Diagnostic Archives
 
Marginalized Update
  High-intensity cannabis use associated with lower plasma human immunodeficiency virus-1 RNA viral load among recently infected people who use injection drugs.
Milloy MJ, Marshall B, Kerr T,  et al

Drug Alcohol Rev
. 2014 Nov 11.

IDUs
Marginalized Archives
 
US Update
  Engagement in Outpatient Care for Persons Living with HIV in the United States.
Oramasionwu C, Cooper Bailey S, Johnson TL, Mao L.
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2014 Nov 11




US Updates Archives
 
Global Update
  NOD2 and CCDC122-LACC1 genes are associated with leprosy susceptibility in Brazilians.
Sales-Marques C, Salomão H, Fava VM, et al
Hum Genet. 2014 Dec;133(12):1525-32.





Global Updates Archives
 
Week-in-Review
 
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Today's Video
 

Addressing violence against women globally | Cindy Dyer | TEDxSMU
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