Jan Walter

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Reuse of single-dose nevirapine in subsequent pregnancies for the prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission in Lusaka, Zambia: a cohort study
    Jan Walter
    Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 8:172. 2008
  2. pmc Detection of low levels of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) may be critical for early diagnosis of pediatric HIV infection by use of dried blood spots
    Jan Walter
    Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, 4546 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:2989-91. 2009
  3. pmc High concentrations of interleukin 15 in breast milk are associated with protection against postnatal HIV transmission
    Jan Walter
    Children s Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, 4546 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:1498-502. 2009
  4. pmc Antiretroviral exposure and lymphocyte mtDNA content among uninfected infants of HIV-1-infected women
    Grace M Aldrovandi
    Saban Research Institute of Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e1189-97. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Advances in basic science understanding of mother-to-child HIV-1 transmission
    Jan Walter
    aChildren s Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA bGertrude H Sergievsky Center, and Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Curr Opin HIV AIDS 3:146-50. 2008

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Reuse of single-dose nevirapine in subsequent pregnancies for the prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission in Lusaka, Zambia: a cohort study
    Jan Walter
    Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 8:172. 2008
    ..The effects of these mutations on the efficacy of SDNVP use in a subsequent pregnancy are not well understood...
  2. pmc Detection of low levels of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) may be critical for early diagnosis of pediatric HIV infection by use of dried blood spots
    Jan Walter
    Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, 4546 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:2989-91. 2009
    ..The codetection of DNA and RNA did not result in an overall higher sensitivity compared to that of DNA alone. Discordant results were associated with low levels of HIV DNA, indicating that the sample amount may be critical...
  3. pmc High concentrations of interleukin 15 in breast milk are associated with protection against postnatal HIV transmission
    Jan Walter
    Children s Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, 4546 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:1498-502. 2009
    ..IL-15-mediated immunity may protect against HIV transmission during breast-feeding...
  4. pmc Antiretroviral exposure and lymphocyte mtDNA content among uninfected infants of HIV-1-infected women
    Grace M Aldrovandi
    Saban Research Institute of Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e1189-97. 2009
    ..Nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor ARV agents can inhibit DNA polymerase gamma, impairing mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) synthesis and resulting in depletion or dysfunction...
  5. ncbi request reprint Advances in basic science understanding of mother-to-child HIV-1 transmission
    Jan Walter
    aChildren s Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA bGertrude H Sergievsky Center, and Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Curr Opin HIV AIDS 3:146-50. 2008
    ..The present review summarizes and discusses studies on the mechanisms underlying mother-to-child HIV transmission published in 2006-2007...