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    • Effects of prednisolone on disease progression in antiretroviral-untreated HIV infection : a 2-year randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled clinical trial 

      Kasang, Christa; Kalluvya, Samuel; Majinge, Charles; Kongola, Gilbert; Mlewa, Mathias; Massawe, Irene; Kabyemera, Rogatus; Magambo, Kinanga; Ulmer, Albrecht; Klinker, Hartwig; Gschmack, Eva; Horn, Anne; Koutsilieri, Eleni; Preiser, Wolfgang; Hofmann, Daniela; Hain, Johannes; Müller, Andreas; Dölken, Lars; Weissbrich, Benedikt; Rethwilm, Axel; Stich, August; Scheller, Carsten (Public Library of Science, 2016)
      Background: HIV-disease progression correlates with immune activation. Here we investigated whether corticosteroid treatment can attenuate HIV disease progression in antiretroviral-untreated patients. Methods: Double-blind, ...

    • HIV Drug Resistance (HIVDR) in antiretroviral therapy-naive patients in Tanzania not eligible for WHO Threshold HIVDR survey is dramatically high 

      Kasang, Christa; Kalluvya, Samuel; Majinge, Charles; Stich, August; Bodem, Jochen; Kongola, Gilbert; Jacobs, Graeme; Mlewa, Mathias; Mildner, Miriam; Hensel, Irina; Horn, Anne; Preiser, Wolfgang; Van Zyl, Gert; Klinker, Hartwig; Koutsilieri, Eleni; Rethwilm, Axel; Scheller, Carsten; Weissbrich, Benedikt (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2011-08-19)
      BACKGROUND: The World Health Organization (WHO) has recommended guidelines for a HIV drug resistance (HIVDR) survey for resource-limited countries. Eligibility criteria for patients include age below 25 years in order to ...