Joseph A Church
Affiliation: University of Southern California
- Safety and antiretroviral activity of chronic subcutaneous administration of T-20 in human immunodeficiency virus 1-infected childrenJoseph A Church
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Los Angeles and Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 90027, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:653-9. 2002..The fusion inhibitor T-20 is the first in this new class, and the present study is the first to examine chronic s.c. administration of T-20 to HIV-1-infected children...
- Oxandrolone treatment of childhood hereditary angioedemaJoseph A Church
Division of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Department of Pediatrics, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles and Keck of School of Medicine, The University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 92:377-8. 2004..Oxandrolone is a synthetic anabolic steroid with limited virilizing effects that has been used in a variety of pediatric conditions and has an acceptable safety profile...
- Long term tolerability and safety of enfuvirtide for human immunodeficiency virus 1-infected childrenJoseph A Church
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Division of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, CA 90027, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:713-8. 2004..The safety and antiretroviral activity of enfuvirtide treatment of 24 weeks in HIV-1-infected children has been previously documented. Here we present the long term tolerability and safety of enfuvirtide...
- A pediatric genetic disorder diagnosed in adulthoodJoseph A Church
The Childrens Hospital, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
PLoS Med 3:e15. 2006
- Pectin anaphylaxis and possible association with cashew allergyRonald M Ferdman
Division of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Department of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:759-60. 2006..Inhalation of pectin has been identified as a cause of occupational asthma. However, allergic reactions to orally ingested pectin have not been reported...
- Denial of insurance authorization at a subspecialty office as a cause of missed opportunities for influenza vaccination in children with asthmaRonald M Ferdman
Division of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, 4650 Sunset Blvd, MS 75, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:987-8. 2006
- Mixed-up nuts: identification of peanuts and tree nuts by childrenRonald M Ferdman
Division of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:73-7. 2006..Peanuts and tree nuts frequently cause severe allergic reactions. Nut avoidance is the key treatment, and accurate identification of nuts is essential for successful avoidance...
- Incidence of noninfectious conditions in perinatally HIV-infected children and adolescents in the HAART eraSharon A Nachman
Department of Pediatrics, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8111, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:164-71. 2009....
- Virologic and immunologic correlates with the magnitude of antibody responses to the hepatitis A vaccine in HIV-infected children on highly active antiretroviral treatmentAdriana Weinberg
Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:17-24. 2009..We sought to identify the immunologic and virologic factors associated with a robust response to hepatitis A virus (HAV) vaccine in children on highly active antiretroviral treatment...
- Safety and immunogenicity of live varicella virus vaccine in children with human immunodeficiency virus type 1Saro H Armenian
Division of General Pediatrics, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:368-70. 2006..The vaccine was well-tolerated. Varicella-zoster virus-specific lymphocyte proliferative responses were detected in all subjects by 4 weeks and in 9 of 10 subjects 1 year after vaccination...
- Selective survival of peripheral blood lymphocytes in children with HIV-1 following delivery of an anti-HIV gene to bone marrow CD34(+) cellsGreg M Podsakoff
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
Mol Ther 12:77-86. 2005..These findings indicate that there was a selective survival advantage for PBMC containing the huM10 gene during the time of increased HIV-1 load...
- Association of staphylococcal superantigen-specific immunoglobulin e with mild and moderate atopic dermatitisPeck Y Ong
Division of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
J Pediatr 153:803-6. 2008..To examine the frequency of allergic sensitization to staphylococcal superantigens in young children with mild to moderate atopic dermatitis (AD)...
- Assessment of thymic activity in human immunodeficiency virus-negative and -positive adolescents by real-time PCR quantitation of T-cell receptor rearrangement excision circlesThao Pham
David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 10:323-8. 2003..These data demonstrate the utility of TREC assessment in adolescents and that HIV infection does not uniformly result in accelerated thymic involution in childhood...
- Thymic volume, T-cell populations, and parameters of thymopoiesis in adolescent and adult survivors of HIV infection acquired in infancyJason C Lee
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095-1721, USA
AIDS 20:667-74. 2006..CONCLUSIONS: Long term survivors of pediatric HIV infection appear to have retained or recovered thymic volume and thymic activity approximating uninfected youths...
- Progressive outer retinal necrosis caused by varicella-zoster virus in children with acquired immunodeficiency syndromeKenneth W Purdy
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA School of Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:384-6. 2003
- Population pharmacokinetics of enfuvirtide in pediatric patients with human immunodeficiency virus: searching for exposure-response relationshipsDolors Soy
Department of Biopharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, University of California-San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif, USA
Clin Pharmacol Ther 74:569-80. 2003..CONCLUSIONS: Regarding pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, no statistically significant correlation between exposure measures and viral clearance was observed...
- Association of site-specific and participant-specific factors with retention of children in a long-term pediatric HIV cohort studyPaige L Williams
Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115 6017, USA
Am J Epidemiol 167:1375-86. 2008..Although participant characteristics are difficult to modify, the authors identified several potentially modifiable site practices that could be targeted to improve retention...
- Susceptibility of pediatric HIV-1 isolates to recombinant CD4-IgG2 (PRO 542) and humanized mAb to the chemokine receptor CCR5 (PRO 140)William T Shearer
J Allergy Clin Immunol 118:518-21. 2006
- Nonlinear pharmacokinetics of high-dose recombinant fusion protein CD4-IgG2 (PRO 542) observed in HIV-1-infected childrenCourtney V Fletcher
J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:747-50. 2007