Seema N Desai

Summary

Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Early immune senescence in HIV disease
    Seema 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
  2. pmc Chloroquine modulates HIV-1-induced plasmacytoid dendritic cell alpha interferon: implication for T-cell activation
    Jeffrey 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
  3. pmc Microbial translocation and liver disease progression in women coinfected with HIV and hepatitis C virus
    Audrey L French
    Department of Medicine, CORE Center Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Infect Dis 208:679-89. 2013

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Publications3

  1. pmc Early immune senescence in HIV disease
    Seema 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...
  2. pmc Chloroquine modulates HIV-1-induced plasmacytoid dendritic cell alpha interferon: implication for T-cell activation
    Jeffrey 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...
  3. pmc Microbial translocation and liver disease progression in women coinfected with HIV and hepatitis C virus
    Audrey 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)...