Journal of
AIDS and HIV Research

  • Abbreviation: J. AIDS HIV Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2359
  • DOI: 10.5897/JAHR
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 273

Table of Content: June 2011; 3(6)

June 2011

Pathogenic fungal isolates in sputum of HIV positive patients

Fungal pathogens were isolated and identified from sputa of 100 HIV positive patients admitted at ART centre, K.G.H, Visakhapatnam during the period of 2 months from June 2010 to July 2010. The sputum samples from HIV positive individuals were collected in a sterile container and processed by standard methods. Two consecutive samples at the interval of three days were collected. If two samples yielded the same growth,...

Author(s): M. Bharathi and A. Usha Rani

  • Article Number: C848C752654

June 2011

Antiretroviral drug resistance in HIV-1 infected patients receiving antiretroviral treatment in routine clinics in Cotonou, Benin

A cross-sectional survey was conducted in 2008 to examine virological outcome and emergence of drug resistance in HIV-infected patients treated according to the national guidelines in an AIDS clinic in Cotonou, Benin. Median time on (antiretroviral therapy) ART of the 122 enrolled patients was 35 months. Viral load above 1,000 copies/ml was observed in 33 patients (27%) and 22.1% (27/122) harbored resistant strains:...

Author(s): Marjorie Monleau, Frank Faihun, Dissou Affolabi, Aldric Afangnihoun, François Boillot, Séverin Anagonou, Martine Peeters and Eric Delaporte

  • Article Number: EAB26CD2670