Seema N Desai
Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
- Early immune senescence in HIV diseaseSeema Desai
Department of Immunology Microbiology, Rush University Medical Center, 1735 W Harrison Street, Room 660 Cohn, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA
Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 7:4-10. 2010..Dysfunctional thymic output, along with HIV-mediated disruption of the gastrointestinal barrier leading to microbial translocation, contributes to the circulating antigenic load driving early senescence in HIV disease...
- Chloroquine modulates HIV-1-induced plasmacytoid dendritic cell alpha interferon: implication for T-cell activationJeffrey A Martinson
Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Rush University Medical Center, 1735 West Harrison St Cohn Research Building, Lab 641, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:871-81. 2010..Our results suggests that a safe, well-tolerated drug such as chloroquine can be proposed as an adjuvant therapeutic candidate along with highly active antiretroviral therapy to control immune activation in HIV-1 infection...
- Microbial translocation and liver disease progression in women coinfected with HIV and hepatitis C virusAudrey L French
Department of Medicine, CORE Center Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
J Infect Dis 208:679-89. 2013..We sought to determine whether markers of microbial translocation are associated with liver disease progression during coinfection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV)...