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July 04/05, 2015

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Today's Featured Report

Cellular immune correlates analysis of an HIV-1 preexposure prophylaxis trial.
Kuebler PJ, Mehrotra ML, McConnell JJ,  et al
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Jun 22.


Preexposure Prophylaxis

Disease Management Update
  Variability of HHV8 LNA-1 Immunohistochemical Staining Across the 3 Histologic Stages of HIV-Associated Mucocutaneous Kaposi Sarcoma: Is There a Relationship to Patients' CD4 Counts?
Mohanlal RD, Pather S.
Am J Dermatopathol
. 2015 Jul;37(7):530-4


Kaposi's Sarcoma

Drug Update

Pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic evaluation of raltegravir and experience from clinical trials in HIV-positive patients.
Calcagno A, D'Avolio A, Bonora S.
Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol. 2015 Jul;11(7):1167-76.



Diagnostic/Monitoring Update
Seronegative invasive gastro-intestinal cytomegalovirus disease in renal allograft recipients a diagnostic dilemma! - Tissue PCR the saviour?
Kaul A, Bhadauria D, Agarwal V, Ruhela V,
Indian J Med Microbiol. 2015 Jul-Sep;33(3):447-52.


Marginalized Update
  Minimal Awareness and Stalled Uptake of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Among at Risk, HIV-Negative, Black Men Who Have Sex with Men.
Eaton L, Driffin DD, Bauermeister J,  et al
AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2015 Jun 17


US Update

The common sense model applied to hepatitis C: a qualitative analysis of the impact of disease comparison and witnessed death on hepatitis C illness perception.

Safo SA, Batchelder A, Peyser D,  et al

Harm Reduct J. 2015 Jun 20;12(1):20


Hepatitis C

Global Update
A systematic review of post-migration acquisition of HIV among migrants from countries with generalised HIV epidemics living in Europe: implications for effectively managing HIV prevention programmes and policy.
Fakoya I, Álvarez-Del Arco D, Woode-Owusu M, et al
BMC Public Health. 2015 Jun 19;15(1):561.

HIV Infection/Disease
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