Affiliation: Jacobi Medical Center
- Partial treatment interruption of protease inhibitor-based highly active antiretroviral therapy regimens in HIV-infected childrenJacobo Abadi
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Jacobi Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1400 Pelham Parkway, Bronx, NY, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:298-303. 2006..Therapy simplification by PTI may provide a practical option in patients intolerant of or failing PI-based highly active antiretroviral therapy...
- Pregnancy in women with perinatally acquired HIV-infection: outcomes and challengesUsha K Phillips
Department of Pediatrics, Divisions of Infectious Diseases, Jacobi Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
AIDS Care 23:1076-82. 2011..PAH women may be at a higher risk for HIV-related disease progression. This may increase vertical transmission risks. Further studies and interventions with this growing population are warranted...
- Elevated levels of vitamin B12 and folate in vertically infected children with HIV-1Zainab A Malik
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York, USA
AIDS 23:403-7. 2009..We sought to determine the prevalence of B12 and folate deficiencies in HIV-infected children in the United States...
- Prevalence of hepatitis B and C virus infections in children infected with HIVSima Shelly Toussi
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
Clin Infect Dis 45:795-8. 2007..Hepatitis B or C was found in 13 (5.8%) of 228 children. This analysis suggests that chronic hepatitis is prevalent and should be routinely screened for in the pediatric HIV-infected population...
- Proliferative glomerulonephritis in lupus patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection: a difficult clinical challengeSimona Gindea
Division of Rheumatology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
Semin Arthritis Rheum 40:201-9. 2010..To describe the unusual occurrence of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) with nephritis in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected individuals...
- VH3 gene expression in children with HIV infectionQing Chang
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
J Infect 49:274-82. 2004..IgM V(H) gene family expression did not differ between HIV+ and HIV- children. CONCLUSION: HIV+ children manifest qualitative and quantitative differences in V(H)3 expression, which may be influenced by IPD...
- Natural killer cells in perinatally HIV-1-infected children exhibit less degranulation compared to HIV-1-exposed uninfected children and their expression of KIR2DL3, NKG2C, and NKp46 correlates with disease severityWassim M Ballan
Division of Experimental Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
J Immunol 179:3362-70. 2007..This finding suggests that NK cells may have an important role in HIV-1 disease pathogenesis in HIV-1-infected children...