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Trends in Basic and Therapeutic Options in HIV Infection

Towards a Functional Cure

The past decade has seen several changes in HIV prevention, transmission and therapeutic interventions to end the scourge. This book is a collection of expert assays on various aspects of HIV prevention, bioresource deployment, microbicides, host antiviral proteins, antiviral drug responses and novel treatment strategies for which there is evident need for scientific focus and review of the current trend. A visible objective of the book is to provide a wider readership of scientist, clinicians, social workers/HIV caregivers, immunologist, postgraduate students, trainers and vaccine developers an informative and multidisciplinary approach to HIV treatment and intervention strategy by presenting current trends in the development of therapeutic options and its attendant challenges. Practical and informative, the book provides state-of-the-art information on dynamics of HIV distribution, transmission, therapeutic measures and functional cure.

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Trends in Basic and Therapeutic Options in HIV InfectionTowards a Functional CureEdited by Bartholomew Ibeh

Published: September 2nd 2015

DOI: 10.5772/58666

ISBN: 978-953-51-2157-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7249-9

Copyright year: 2015

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10604 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

3 Dimensions Citations


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1. Spatiotemporal Dynamics of HIV Distribution Pattern and Application of Indigenous Bioresources and Microbicides in Expanding Preventive Options

By Habu Josiah Bitrus and Ibeh Bartholomew Okechukwu


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2. HIV Infection — A Sociological Approach to the Prevention of the HIV Pandemic

By Carmen Rodríguez Reinado and Teresa Blasco Hernández


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3. Vertical Transmission of HIV — Medical Diagnosis, Therapeutic Options and Prevention Strategy

By Enrique Valdés Rubio and Rodolfo Guiñez Gahona


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4. Inhibition of HIV Replication by Host Cellular Factors

By J.M. Azevedo-Pereira, Pedro Canhão, Marta Calado, Quirina Santos- Costa and Pedro Barroca


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5. Immunological and Haematological Changes in HIV Infection

By Wan Majdiah Wan Mohamad, Wan Suriana Wan Ab Rahman, Suhair Abbas Ahmed Al-Salih and Che Maraina Che Hussin


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6. The Impact of Modern Antiretroviral Therapy on Lipid Metabolism of HIV-1 Infected Patients

By Joel da Cunha, Luciana Morganti Ferreira Maselli, Sérgio Paulo Bydlowski and Celso Spada


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7. Oxidative Stress, Redox Regulation and Elite Controllers of HIV Infection: Towards a Functional Cure

By Ibeh Bartholomew Okechukwu


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8. Novel Prospective Treatment Options

By Jeremiah Stanley and Naoki Yamamoto


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