G Nunnari

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Residual HIV-1 disease in seminal cells of HIV-1-infected men on suppressive HAART: latency without on-going cellular infections
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    Dorrance H Hamilton Laboratories, Center for Human Virology, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    AIDS 16:39-45. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Seminal reservoirs during an HIV type 1 eradication trial
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    Institute for Human Virology and Biodefense, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 21:768-75. 2005
  3. pmc Hepatic echinococcosis: clinical and therapeutic aspects
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Via Palermo 636, 95125ARNAS Garibaldi Nesima, Catania, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 18:1448-58. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Duration of antimicrobial therapy in community acquired pneumonia: less is more
    Marilia Rita Pinzone
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, University of Catania, Via Palermo 636, ARNAS Garibaldi Nesima, 95125 Catania, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 2014:759138. 2014
  5. pmc Isolated laryngeal leishmaniasis in immunocompetent patients: an underdiagnosed disease
    Salvatore Cocuzza
    Department of Medical Surgical Specialties, A O U Policlinico Vittorio Emanuele, University of Catania, 95100 Catania, Italy
    Case Rep Infect Dis 2013:165409. 2013
  6. pmc Mucosal leishmaniasis: an underestimated presentation of a neglected disease
    Alessio Strazzulla
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Garibaldi Nesima Hospital, University of Catania, 95125 Catania, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2013:805108. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Kidney disease in HIV-infected patients
    M Scarpino
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:2660-7. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Bone disease in the setting of HIV infection: update and review of the literature
    D Castronuovo
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Garibaldi Nesima Hospital, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:2413-9. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Kaposi' s sarcoma in HIV-positive patients: the state of art in the HAART-era
    L La Ferla
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, ARAS Garibaldi Nesima Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:2354-65. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint LPS and HIV gp120 modulate monocyte/macrophage CYP27B1 and CYP24A1 expression leading to vitamin D consumption and hypovitaminosis D in HIV-infected individuals
    M R Pinzone
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:1938-50. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Residual HIV-1 disease in seminal cells of HIV-1-infected men on suppressive HAART: latency without on-going cellular infections
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    Dorrance H Hamilton Laboratories, Center for Human Virology, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    AIDS 16:39-45. 2002
    ..Despite HAART, on-going in vivo infection of HIV-1-seropositive patients' PBMC was demonstrated by the detection of episomal HIV-1 moieties, known as HIV-1 two-long terminal repeat (2-LTR) DNA circles...
  2. ncbi request reprint Seminal reservoirs during an HIV type 1 eradication trial
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    Institute for Human Virology and Biodefense, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 21:768-75. 2005
    ..This study suggests viral compartmentalization of the semen microenvironment after an intensification and stimulatory HIV-1 eradication protocol, with evidence of viral evolution...
  3. pmc Hepatic echinococcosis: clinical and therapeutic aspects
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Via Palermo 636, 95125ARNAS Garibaldi Nesima, Catania, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 18:1448-58. 2012
    ..The aim of this article is to provide an up-to-date review of biological, diagnostic, clinical and therapeutic aspects of hepatic echinococcosis...
  4. doi request reprint Duration of antimicrobial therapy in community acquired pneumonia: less is more
    Marilia Rita Pinzone
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, University of Catania, Via Palermo 636, ARNAS Garibaldi Nesima, 95125 Catania, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 2014:759138. 2014
    ..In clinical practice, antimicrobial stewardship interventions may improve the management of CAP and may help in reducing treatment duration. Sometimes "less is more" in CAP. ..
  5. pmc Isolated laryngeal leishmaniasis in immunocompetent patients: an underdiagnosed disease
    Salvatore Cocuzza
    Department of Medical Surgical Specialties, A O U Policlinico Vittorio Emanuele, University of Catania, 95100 Catania, Italy
    Case Rep Infect Dis 2013:165409. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Mucosal leishmaniasis: an underestimated presentation of a neglected disease
    Alessio Strazzulla
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Garibaldi Nesima Hospital, University of Catania, 95125 Catania, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2013:805108. 2013
    ..Finally, the lack of clear understanding of ML pathogenesis and the absence of effective human vaccines strongly claim for more research. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint Kidney disease in HIV-infected patients
    M Scarpino
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:2660-7. 2013
    ..Further studies are needed to optimize the management of renal disease among HIV-infected patients. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint Bone disease in the setting of HIV infection: update and review of the literature
    D Castronuovo
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Garibaldi Nesima Hospital, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:2413-9. 2013
    ..In the present review, we summarize the current knowledge about risk factors for low bone mineral density in HIV-positive patients as well as current recommendations for fracture screening and treatment in this specific population. ..
  9. ncbi request reprint Kaposi' s sarcoma in HIV-positive patients: the state of art in the HAART-era
    L La Ferla
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, ARAS Garibaldi Nesima Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:2354-65. 2013
    ..In this review, we focus on the current state of knowledge on KSHV epidemiology, pathogenesis and therapeutic options. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint LPS and HIV gp120 modulate monocyte/macrophage CYP27B1 and CYP24A1 expression leading to vitamin D consumption and hypovitaminosis D in HIV-infected individuals
    M R Pinzone
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:1938-50. 2013
    ..Vitamin D deficiency is very common among HIV-infected subjects. We cross-sectionally evaluated the prevalence and risk factors for hypovitaminosis D in 91 HIV-infected Italian patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sirtuin-1 and HIV-1: an overview
    Marilia Rita Pinzone
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Via Palermo 636, ZIP 95125, ARNAS Garibaldi Nesima, Catania, Italy
    Curr Drug Targets 14:648-52. 2013
    ..In the present review we first briefly describe the biological functions of sirtuins, then we delineate the interplay between SIRT1 and HIV-1 and discuss the potential role of SIRT1 as a pharmacological target of HIV-1 replication...
  12. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma in HIV positive patients
    G Nunnari
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 16:1257-70. 2012
    ..The increased longevity of patients with HIV imposes new strategies for prevention and therapeutic management of patients. The aim of this article is to provide an up-to-date review of HIV-related HCC in the HAART era...
  13. ncbi request reprint The role of micronutrients in the diet of HIV-1-infected individuals
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Front Biosci (Elite Ed) 4:2442-56. 2012
    ..Thorough future investigations and trials are certainly needed to strategically plan evidence-based interventions. Here, we review the available data on use of micronutrients during the course of HIV-1 infection...
  14. ncbi request reprint Circulating fibrocytes as a marker of liver fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Via Palermo 636, Catania, Italy
    Front Biosci (Elite Ed) 2:1241-5. 2010
    ..The percentage of PBF correlated positively with the Metavir score and the liver stiffness as measured by Fibroscan. PBF are increased in patients with HCV infection and correlate with the histological stage of liver fibrosis...
  15. pmc HIV-1 Tat and AIDS-associated cancer: targeting the cellular anti-cancer barrier?
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    University of Catania, Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, Division of Infectious Diseases, Via Palermo 636, Catania, Italy
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 27:3. 2008
    ..We propose that the Tat-induced DNA repair deficiencies may play a significant role in the development of AIDS-associated cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint Reduction of serum melatonin levels in HIV-1-infected individuals' parallel disease progression: correlation with serum interleukin-12 levels
    G Nunnari
    The Dorrance H Hamilton Laboratories, Center for Human Virology, Division of Infectious Diseases, Dept of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Infection 31:379-82. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to measure and correlate serum levels of melatonin and IL-12 in a cohort of HIV-1-infected individuals...
  17. ncbi request reprint Slower progression of HIV-1 infection in persons with GB virus C co-infection correlates with an intact T-helper 1 cytokine profile
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    University of Catania, Italy
    Ann Intern Med 139:26-30. 2003
    ..Progression to AIDS is slower in persons infected with both HIV-1 and GB virus C (GBV-C), also known as hepatitis G virus...
  18. ncbi request reprint MicroRNA-122: a therapeutic target for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Front Biosci (Schol Ed) 3:1032-7. 2011
    ..Down-regulation of miRNA-122 in vitro and in vivo has led to significant inhibition of viral replication. In the present article, we report the major recent findings on the potential therapeutic role of anti-miRNA-122 molecules...
  19. ncbi request reprint Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole-associated severe hypoglycaemia: a sulfonylurea-like effect
    G Nunnari
    Department of Medicine, Unit of Infectious Diseases, ARNAS Garibaldi, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 14:1015-8. 2010
    ..To report hypoglycaemia, a life-threatening adverse event, associated with trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole. A sulfonylurea-like effect, leading to insulin raise, was investigated...
  20. ncbi request reprint Late presentation of HIV infection: predictors of delayed diagnosis and survival in Eastern Sicily
    B M Celesia
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, ARNAS Garibaldi Nesima, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:2218-24. 2013
    ..In the present study, we evaluated the prevalence, epidemiological characteristics and survival probability of patients with late and very late presentation, newly diagnosed with HIV infection in Catania, Italy, from 1985 to 2010...
  21. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D deficiency in HIV infection: an underestimated and undertreated epidemic
    M R Pinzone
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, University of Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:1218-32. 2013
    ..The optimal repletion and maintenance dosing regimens remain to be established, as well as the impact of vitamin D supplementation in preventing comorbidities...
  22. ncbi request reprint The use of peginterferon in monotherapy or in combination with ribavirin for the treatment of acute hepatitis C
    G Nunnari
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 16:1013-6. 2012
    ..We report a retrospective review of 48 patients with acute HCV infection between January 2006 and December 2007...
  23. doi request reprint Leukocyte interferon alpha early retreatment for Child A HCV genotype 1b-infected cirrhotics intolerant to pegylated interferons
    B Cacopardo
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties, Institute of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Via Passo Gravina 187, 90157, Catania, Italy
    Infection 37:210-5. 2009
    ..In this open study we evaluated the safety and efficacy of early retreatment with leukocyte IFN-alpha in Child A HCV genotype 1b-infected cirrhotics intolerant to PEG-IFNs...
  24. doi request reprint Immuno-modulatory effects of vitamin D3 in human monocyte and macrophages
    M Di Rosa
    Department of Bio Medical Sciences, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Cell Immunol 280:36-43. 2012
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  25. ncbi request reprint Cryptococcal meningitis in an HIV-1-infected person: relapses or IRIS? Case report and review of the literature
    G Nunnari
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Garibaldi Nesima Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:1555-9. 2013
    ..Here, we present the case of an HIV-positive man, who developed cryptococcal meningitis two months after having started HAART and experienced several meningeal relapses and a "paradoxical" C-IRIS during the following year...
  26. doi request reprint Lack of clinical and histological progression of chronic hepatitis C in individuals with true persistently normal ALT: the result of a 17-year follow-up
    G Nunnari
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    J Viral Hepat 20:e131-7. 2013
    ..In conclusion, progression of chronic hepatitis C among PNALTs is slow or even absent, because at the end of the 17-year follow-up histological and clinical parameters had not worsened significantly...
  27. ncbi request reprint Non-AIDS-defining cancers among HIV-infected people
    M R Pinzone
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Department of Surgery University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 16:1377-88. 2012
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  28. ncbi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected persons with residual disease and virus reservoirs on suppressive highly active antiretroviral therapy can be stratified into relevant virologic and immunologic subgroups
    G Dornadula
    Dorrance H. Hamilton Laboratories, Center for Human Virology, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Infect Dis 183:1682-7. 2001
    ..Relevant subgroups of HIV-1-infected subjects on suppressive HAART with residual viral disease and reservoirs can now be stratified...
  29. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of undiagnosed anxiety symptoms among HIV-positive individuals on cART: a cross-sectional study
    B M Celesia
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:2040-6. 2013
    ..We evaluated with a self-reported questionnaire whether anxiety is related to HIV clinical status and therapeutic success in a cohort of HIV-positive subjects in Sicily...
  30. ncbi request reprint Otorrhea in Kawasaki disease diagnosis complicated by an EBV infection: coincidental disease or a true association
    P Pavone
    UO of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, AOU OVE Polyclinic, University of Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:989-93. 2013
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  31. ncbi request reprint Acoustic Radial Force Impulse as an effective tool for a prompt and reliable diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma - preliminary data
    L Rizzo
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, University of Catania, Garibaldi Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 16:1596-8. 2012
    ..The diagnostic accuracy can be demonstrated either versus the surrounding liver tissue or versus dysplastic or metastatic nodules. Further studies are required to confirm ARFI as a useful tool for HCC follow-up...
  32. doi request reprint Comparison of transient elastography and acoustic radiation force impulse for non-invasive staging of liver fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis C
    L Rizzo
    Unità Operative di Malattie Infettive, Ospedale Garibaldi Nesima e Ferrarotto, Catania, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:2112-20. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the performance and the discordance rate of acoustic radiation force impulse (ARFI) and TE with liver biopsy in a cohort of chronic hepatitis C (CHC) patients...
  33. ncbi request reprint Fatal hepatitis during Epstein-Barr virus reactivation
    B Cacopardo
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialities, Unit of Infectious Diseases, University of Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 7:107-9. 2003
    ..It is concluded that Epstein-Barr virus should be considered as a possible etiological agent of fulminant hepatitis...
  34. pmc IL-7 is a potent and proviral strain-specific inducer of latent HIV-1 cellular reservoirs of infected individuals on virally suppressive HAART
    Feng Xiang Wang
    Center for Human Virology and Biodefense, Division of Infectious Diseases and Environmental Medicine, Department of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    J Clin Invest 115:128-37. 2005
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  35. ncbi request reprint Intensification and stimulation therapy for human immunodeficiency virus type 1 reservoirs in infected persons receiving virally suppressive highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Joseph Kulkosky
    Dorrance Hamilton Laboratories, Center for Human Virology, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    J Infect Dis 186:1403-11. 2002
    ..Additional experimental approaches must be developed if HIV-1 eradication is to become possible in patients receiving virally suppressive HAART...
  36. ncbi request reprint IL-7 as a potential therapy for HIV-1-infected individuals
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    Center for Human Virology and Biodefense, Division of Infectious Diseases and Environmental Medicine, Department of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 5:1421-6. 2005
    ..In this present review, different immunological and virological properties of IL-7 are discussed, along with the possibility of its use as part of a combined antiretroviral-immune rationally based HIV-1 eradication approach...
  37. ncbi request reprint HIV type 1 cervicovaginal reservoirs in the era of HAART
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    Institute for Human Virology and Biodefense, Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Alumni Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 21:714-8. 2005
    ..Nonetheless, the presence of even low cell-free HIV-1 RNA in cervicovaginal secretions continues to suggest the importance of practicing protected sex, even in the era of HAART...
  38. ncbi request reprint HIV and GB virus C--can two viruses be better than one?
    Roger J Pomerantz
    Center for Human Virology and Biodefense, Division of Infectious Diseases and Environmental Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA
    N Engl J Med 350:963-5. 2004
  39. ncbi request reprint Peripheral blood Dendritic cells are not a major reservoir for HIV type 1 in infected individuals on virally suppressive HAART
    Miguel Otero
    The Dorrance H Hamilton Laboratories, Center for Human Virology and Biodefense, Division of Infectious Diseases and Environmental Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 19:1097-103. 2003
    ..These populations of peripheral blood DCs are likely not a major HIV-1 reservoir in patients on HAART with clinically undetectable plasma viral RNA...
  40. doi request reprint Test for CCR5 tropism and treatment with maraviroc in Sicily: an observational retrospective multicentre study
    B Celesia
    Arnas Garibaldi P O Garibaldi Nesima Unit of Infectious Diseases University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    J Int AIDS Soc 15:18216. 2012
    ..An high number of multi-experienced subjects treated with a MVC-based regimen obtained HIV RNA<50 copies/ml and a satisfactory increase of CD4 cell count...
  41. ncbi request reprint Acute asthma in children: treatment in emergency
    P Pavone
    Department of Pediatrics and Pediatric Emergency, University Hospital Policlinico Vittorio Emanuele, Catania, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 15:711-6. 2011
    ..Asthma is one of the most common chronic diseases, leading to an increased rate of hospitalization...
  42. ncbi request reprint Exogenous IL-7 induces Fas-mediated human neuronal apoptosis: potential effects during human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    Center for Human Virology and Biodefense, Division of Infectious Diseases and Environmental Medicine, Department of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    J Neurovirol 11:319-28. 2005
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  43. pmc HIV-1-mediated apoptosis of neuronal cells: Proximal molecular mechanisms of HIV-1-induced encephalopathy
    Yan Xu
    Dorrance H Hamilton Laboratories, Center for Human Virology and Biodefense, Division of Infectious Diseases and Environmental Medicine, Department of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, 1020 Locust Street, Suite 329, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:7070-5. 2004
    ..These analyses suggest molecular mechanisms for the induction of apoptosis relating to the exposure of viral and host cell factors and rationally designed approaches toward neuroprotection...
  44. pmc Alpha interferon potently enhances the anti-human immunodeficiency virus type 1 activity of APOBEC3G in resting primary CD4 T cells
    Keyang Chen
    Center for Human Virology, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, 1040 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Virol 80:7645-57. 2006
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Pentoxifylline suppresses transduction by HIV-1-based vectors
    Johanna A Smith
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Center for Human Virology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Intervirology 50:377-86. 2007
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  46. pmc Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 enters primary human brain microvascular endothelial cells by a mechanism involving cell surface proteoglycans independent of lipid rafts
    Elias G Argyris
    The Dorrance H Hamilton Laboratories, Center for Human Virology and Biodefense, Division of Infectious Diseases and Environmental Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    J Virol 77:12140-51. 2003
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  47. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of HIV-1 replication by caffeine and caffeine-related methylxanthines
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    The Dorrance H Hamilton Laboratories, Center for Human Virology and Biodefense, Division of Infectious Diseases and Environmental Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Virology 335:177-84. 2005
    ..These data reveal the feasibility of therapeutic approaches targeting host cell proteins and further support the hypothesis that ATR and ATM proteins are involved in retroviral DNA integration...
  48. pmc Inhibition of endogenous reverse transcription of human and nonhuman primate lentiviruses: potential for development of lentivirucides
    Elias G Argyris
    Center for Human Virology, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, 1020 Locust Street, Suite 334, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Virology 353:482-90. 2006
    ..Our findings demonstrate the potential clinical utility of approaches based on inhibiting NERT in sexual transmission of HIV-1, through the development of effective anti-HIV-1 microbicides, such as NRTIs and NNRTIs...
  49. ncbi request reprint Porphyria cutanea tarda in an HIV-1-infected patient after the initiation of tipranavir/ritonavir: case report
    Benedetto M Celesia
    AIDS 21:1495-6. 2007
  50. ncbi request reprint [Association between raised IL-8 serum levels and resistance to combined peg-interferon plus ribavirin therapy in HCV+ active chronic hepatitis]
    Bruno Cacopardo
    Sezione di Malattie Infettive, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Medicina Specialistica, Universita di Catania, Italy
    Infez Med 16:80-5. 2008
    ..Serum IL-8 can be considered and proposed as a non-invasive and predictive marker of response to combined PEG IFN alpha2b + Ribavirin in CAH HCV +...
  51. ncbi request reprint Do Vgamma2Vdelta2 T cells influence HIV disease progression?
    Giuseppe Nunnari
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1473-5. 2008