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Intra- and inter-clade cross-reactivity by HIV-1 gag specific T-cells reveals exclusive and commonly targeted regions : implications for current vaccine trials
(Public Library of Science, 2011-10-12)
The genetic diversity of HIV-1 across the globe is a major challenge for developing an HIV vaccine. To facilitate immunogen design, it is important to characterize clusters of commonly targeted T-cell epitopes across ...
Gestational trophoblastic neoplasm and women living with HIV and/or AIDS
(AOSIS Publishing, 2015-07-03)
The 2011 World Health Organization global report on HIV and/or AIDS estimated that sub-Saharan Africa comprised 67% of the global HIV burden, with a current estimate of 5.9 million cases in South Africa. Since the ...
A cross‑sectional, facility based study of comorbid non‑communicable diseases among adults living with HIV infection in Zimbabwe
(BioMed Central, 2016)
Background: Increased antiretroviral therapy uptake in sub-Saharan Africa has resulted in improved survival of the infected. Opportunistic infections are declining as leading causes of morbidity and mortality. Though ...
Emergency centre investigation of first-onset seizures in adults in the Western Cape, South Africa
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2013-08-21)
Background. Patients with first-onset seizures commonly present to emergency centres (ECs). The differential diagnosis is broad, potentially life-threatening conditions need to be excluded, and these patients need to be ...