Monica Gandhi

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Targeting imported malaria through social networks: a potential strategy for malaria elimination in Swaziland
    Kadiatou Koita
    Global Health Group, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Malar J 12:219. 2013
  2. pmc A single-nucleotide polymorphism in CYP2B6 leads to >3-fold increases in efavirenz concentrations in plasma and hair among HIV-infected women
    Monica Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Infect Dis 206:1453-61. 2012
  3. pmc Protease inhibitor levels in hair strongly predict virologic response to treatment
    Monica Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS 23:471-8. 2009
  4. pmc Atazanavir concentration in hair is the strongest predictor of outcomes on antiretroviral therapy
    Monica Gandhi
    Departments of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94122, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:1267-75. 2011
  5. pmc Nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor pharmacokinetics in a large unselected cohort of HIV-infected women
    Monica Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 405 Irving Street, 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:482-91. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Eligibility criteria for HIV clinical trials and generalizability of results: the gap between published reports and study protocols
    Monica Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94122, USA
    AIDS 19:1885-96. 2005
  7. pmc The effect of a "universal antiretroviral therapy" recommendation on HIV RNA levels among HIV-infected patients entering care with a CD4 count greater than 500/μL in a public health setting
    Elvin H Geng
    Division of HIV AIDS at San Francisco General Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:1690-7. 2012
  8. pmc Microanalysis of the antiretroviral nevirapine in human hair from HIV-infected patients by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry
    Yong Huang
    Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Anal Bioanal Chem 401:1923-33. 2011
  9. pmc Understanding the disparity: predictors of virologic failure in women using highly active antiretroviral therapy vary by race and/or ethnicity
    Allison M McFall
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY Department of Community Health Sciences, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Medicine and the CORE Center, Cook County Health and Hospitals System, Chicago, IL and Rush University, Chicago, IL
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 64:289-98. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Common clinical conditions - age, low BMI, ritonavir use, mild renal impairment - affect tenofovir pharmacokinetics in a large cohort of HIV-infected women
    Sanjiv M Baxi
    aDepartment of Medicine bDepartment of Clinical Pharmacy cDepartment of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, California dDepartment of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York eDepartment of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, University of California San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, California fDepartment of Medicine, Albert Einstein University, Bronx, New York gDepartment of Medicine, Stroger Hospital and Rush University, Chicago, Illinois hDepartment of Medicine, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland iDepartment of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington DC jSection of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS 28:59-66. 2014

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Publications32

  1. pmc Targeting imported malaria through social networks: a potential strategy for malaria elimination in Swaziland
    Kadiatou Koita
    Global Health Group, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Malar J 12:219. 2013
    ..In order to reach elimination, Swaziland must rapidly identify and treat imported malaria cases before onward transmission occurs...
  2. pmc A single-nucleotide polymorphism in CYP2B6 leads to >3-fold increases in efavirenz concentrations in plasma and hair among HIV-infected women
    Monica Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Infect Dis 206:1453-61. 2012
    ..We analyzed numerous genetic and nongenetic factors impacting short-term and long-term exposure in a large heterogeneous population of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected women...
  3. pmc Protease inhibitor levels in hair strongly predict virologic response to treatment
    Monica Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS 23:471-8. 2009
    ..The currently available methods to assess ARV exposure are limited. Levels of ARVs in hair reflect plasma concentrations over weeks to months, and may provide a novel method for predicting therapeutic responses...
  4. pmc Atazanavir concentration in hair is the strongest predictor of outcomes on antiretroviral therapy
    Monica Gandhi
    Departments of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94122, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:1267-75. 2011
    ..Hair concentrations of antiretrovirals can integrate adherence and pharmacokinetics into a single assay...
  5. pmc Nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor pharmacokinetics in a large unselected cohort of HIV-infected women
    Monica Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 405 Irving Street, 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 50:482-91. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Eligibility criteria for HIV clinical trials and generalizability of results: the gap between published reports and study protocols
    Monica Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94122, USA
    AIDS 19:1885-96. 2005
    ....
  7. pmc The effect of a "universal antiretroviral therapy" recommendation on HIV RNA levels among HIV-infected patients entering care with a CD4 count greater than 500/μL in a public health setting
    Elvin H Geng
    Division of HIV AIDS at San Francisco General Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:1690-7. 2012
    ..The effect of changing guidance on real-world patient outcomes has not been evaluated...
  8. pmc Microanalysis of the antiretroviral nevirapine in human hair from HIV-infected patients by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry
    Yong Huang
    Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Anal Bioanal Chem 401:1923-33. 2011
    ..We also showed that NVP in human hair can easily be detected in a single short strand of hair. This method will allow us to identify drug non-adherence using even a single strand of hair...
  9. pmc Understanding the disparity: predictors of virologic failure in women using highly active antiretroviral therapy vary by race and/or ethnicity
    Allison M McFall
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY Department of Community Health Sciences, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Medicine and the CORE Center, Cook County Health and Hospitals System, Chicago, IL and Rush University, Chicago, IL
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 64:289-98. 2013
    ..Stark racial/ethnic disparities in health outcomes exist among those living with HIV in the United States. One of 3 primary goals of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy is to reduce HIV-related disparities and health inequities...
  10. doi request reprint Common clinical conditions - age, low BMI, ritonavir use, mild renal impairment - affect tenofovir pharmacokinetics in a large cohort of HIV-infected women
    Sanjiv M Baxi
    aDepartment of Medicine bDepartment of Clinical Pharmacy cDepartment of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, California dDepartment of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York eDepartment of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, University of California San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, California fDepartment of Medicine, Albert Einstein University, Bronx, New York gDepartment of Medicine, Stroger Hospital and Rush University, Chicago, Illinois hDepartment of Medicine, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland iDepartment of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington DC jSection of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS 28:59-66. 2014
    ..Tenofovir is used commonly in HIV treatment and prevention settings, but factors that correlate with tenofovir exposure in real-world settings are unknown...
  11. pmc Hair and plasma data show that lopinavir, ritonavir, and efavirenz all transfer from mother to infant in utero, but only efavirenz transfers via breastfeeding
    Monica Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration, Makerere University College of Health Sciences University of California, San Francisco, Kampala, Uganda Department of Clinical Pharmacy Center for AIDS Prevention Studies Departments of Pediatrics Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences and Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:578-84. 2013
    ..We measured plasma and hair antiretroviral levels in HIV-infected Ugandan mothers and their infants at delivery and during breastfeeding to assess transfer...
  12. pmc Sensitive analysis of anti-HIV drugs, efavirenz, lopinavir and ritonavir, in human hair by liquid chromatography coupled with tandem mass spectrometry
    Yong Huang
    Department of Biopharmaceutical Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 22:3401-9. 2008
    ..This developed method allowed for the monitoring of these target medications in the hair samples of HIV-infected women on antiretroviral therapy in an observational study using small amounts of hair...
  13. pmc Short-term garlic supplementation and highly active antiretroviral treatment adherence, CD4+ cell counts, and human immunodeficiency virus viral load
    Chenglong Liu
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 18:18-22. 2012
    ..Researchers rarely have studied garlic's association with antiretroviral therapies, however, even though that association is very relevant clinically...
  14. pmc Tenofovir use and urinary biomarkers among HIV-infected women in the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS)
    Ikwo Oboho
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD Departments of Medicine, Epidemiology and Population Health, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY Department of Medicine, State University of New York Health Science Center, Brooklyn, NY Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Medicine, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL Department of Pharmacovigilance, Pharmaceutical Product Development, Morrisville, NC
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:388-95. 2013
    ..We examined several urinary biomarkers to determine if rises accompanying TDF initiation preceded creatinine changes...
  15. pmc Disclosure of complementary and alternative medicine use to health care providers among HIV-infected women
    Chenglong Liu
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University, Washington, D C 20007, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:965-71. 2009
    ..Interventions targeted towards both physicians and patients may enhance communication of CAM use, avoid potential adverse events and drug interactions, and enhance HAART adherence...
  16. ncbi request reprint Does patient sex affect human immunodeficiency virus levels?
    Monica Gandhi
    Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases Division, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 94143, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:313-22. 2002
    ..This finding is significant, because viral loads are frequently used to guide the initiation and modification of antiretroviral therapy...
  17. doi request reprint Strong Relationship between Oral Dose and Tenofovir Hair Levels in a Randomized Trial: Hair as a Potential Adherence Measure for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)
    Albert Y Liu
    Bridge HIV, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, California, United States of America Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e83736. 2014
    ..To evaluate the relationship between dose and tenofovir concentrations in hair, we examined the dose proportionality of tenofovir in hair in healthy, HIV-uninfected adults...
  18. pmc Short communication: a low-cost method for analyzing nevirapine levels in hair as a marker of adherence in resource-limited settings
    Monica Gandhi
    1 Division of HIV AIDS, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 30:25-8. 2014
    ..95-0.996)]. This simple, low-cost method of analyzing nevirapine concentrations in hair may provide a novel monitoring tool for antiretroviral adherence in resource-limited settings and merits further study in clinical settings. ..
  19. pmc Association of self-reported race with AIDS death in continuous HAART users in a cohort of HIV-infected women in the United States
    Kerry Murphy
    aAlbert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York bRutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey cSchool of Health Sciences and Practice New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York dCook County Health and Hospitals System eRush University, Chicago, Illinois fUniversity of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California gJohns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland hState University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA iUniversity of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden jUniversity of Southern California, Los Angeles, California kGeorgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    AIDS 27:2413-23. 2013
    ..To assess the association of race with clinical outcomes in HIV-positive women on continuous HAART...
  20. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics
    Monica Gandhi
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1352, USA
    Annu Rev Pharmacol Toxicol 44:499-523. 2004
    ....
  21. pmc The effect of AIDS Clinical Trials Group Protocol 5164 on the time from Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia diagnosis to antiretroviral initiation in routine clinical practice: a case study of diffusion, dissemination, and implementation
    Elvin H Geng
    Division of HIV AIDS, San Francisco General Hospital, and Department of Medicine, 995 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:1008-14. 2011
    ..Subsequently, the San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH) HIV/AIDS Service performed the SFGH 5164 Initiative to disseminate and implement the findings of ACTG 5164...
  22. pmc Analysis of pharmacogenetic traits in two distinct South African populations
    Ogechi Ikediobi
    University of California, San Francisco, School of Pharmacy, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, CA 94143, USA
    Hum Genomics 5:265-82. 2011
    ..Characterising the Xhosa and CMA population frequencies of variant alleles important for drug transport and metabolism can help to establish the clinical relevance of pharmacogenetic testing in these populations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Poverty, unstable housing, and HIV infection among women living in the United States
    Elise D Riley
    University of California at San Francisco, UCSF Box 1372, Epidemiology and Prevention Interventions Center, San Francisco, CA 94143 1372, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 4:181-6. 2007
    ..Suggestions for service provision are offered with the understanding that providers may have limited time and expertise to meet the entire array of needs for impoverished women...
  24. ncbi request reprint Human herpesvirus 8, Kaposi's sarcoma, and associated conditions
    Monica Gandhi
    Infectious Diseases Division, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 405 Irving Street, Second Floor, San Francisco, CA 94122, USA
    Clin Lab Med 22:883-910. 2002
    ..Specific antiviral drug inhibit HHV-8 replication, and can result in responses in certain HHV-8-associated conditions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Hair it is: the long and short of monitoring antiretroviral treatment
    Monica Gandhi
    Ann Intern Med 137:696-7. 2002
  26. pmc Prevalence of clinical symptoms associated with highly active antiretroviral therapy in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Michael J Silverberg
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:717-24. 2004
    ..The extended use of antiretroviral drugs among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-seropositive individuals underscores the need for a comprehensive evaluation of therapy-associated clinical symptoms...
  27. pmc Association of cigarette smoking with HIV prognosis among women in the HAART era: a report from the women's interagency HIV study
    Joseph G Feldman
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1060-5. 2006
    ..We assessed the association of cigarette smoking with the effectiveness of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) among low-income women...
  28. ncbi request reprint Acquisition of new sexual partners among women with HIV infection: patterns of disclosure and sexual behavior within new partnerships
    Tracey E Wilson
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 19:151-9. 2007
    ..Conclusions: These findings highlight the importance of ongoing support for sexual risk reduction among women with HIV-infection and for strategies that reduce the strength of relationships between ART beliefs and sexual risk behavior...
  29. doi request reprint Patterns, predictors, and consequences of initial regimen type among HIV-infected women receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:305-12. 2008
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Association between complementary and alternative medicine use and adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Chenglong Liu
    J Altern Complement Med 13:1053-6. 2007
  31. pmc Association between living with children and adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in the Women's Interagency HIV Study
    Daniel J Merenstein
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Family Medicine, 417 Kober Cogan Hall, 3800 Reservoir Rd, NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e787-93. 2008
    ..The purpose of this work was to evaluate whether living with children adversely affects adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected women...
  32. doi request reprint Highly active antiretroviral therapy reduces urinary albumin excretion in women with HIV infection
    Lynda A Szczech
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:360-1. 2008

Research Grants2

  1. Assessing antiretroviral exposure in diverse populations
    Monica Gandhi; Fiscal Year: 2007
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