Jennifer A Slyker

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Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The detection of cytomegalovirus DNA in maternal plasma is associated with mortality in HIV-1-infected women and their infants
    Jennifer A Slyker
    MRC Human Immunology Unit, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
    AIDS 23:117-24. 2009
  2. pmc Clinical and virologic manifestations of primary Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection in Kenyan infants born to HIV-infected women
    Jennifer A Slyker
    Department of Global Health, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington Seattle, WA 98104 USA
    J Infect Dis 207:1798-806. 2013
  3. pmc Acute cytomegalovirus infection is associated with increased frequencies of activated and apoptosis-vulnerable T cells in HIV-1-infected infants
    Jennifer A Slyker
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Virol 86:11373-9. 2012
  4. pmc Acute cytomegalovirus infection in Kenyan HIV-infected infants
    Jennifer A Slyker
    MRC Human Immunology Unit, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
    AIDS 23:2173-81. 2009
  5. pmc Breastfeeding is associated with decreased pneumonia incidence among HIV-exposed, uninfected Kenyan infants
    Kristjana H Ásbjörnsdóttir
    aDepartment of Epidemiology bDepartment of Global Health cDepartment of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington USA dDepartment of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya eDepartment of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington USA
    AIDS 27:2809-15. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy Reduces Vertical Cytomegalovirus Transmission But Does Not Reduce Breast Milk Cytomegalovirus Levels
    Jennifer A Slyker
    1 Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses . 2016
  7. ncbi request reprint Active referral of children of HIV-positive adults reveals high prevalence of undiagnosed HIV
    Anjuli D Wagner
    1Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Box 359931, Seattle, WA 98104, USA2Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Nairobi, P O Box 19676 00202, Nairobi, Kenya3Departments of Global Health, Industrial Engineering, Epidemiology, University of Washington, Box 357965, Seattle, WA 98104, USA4Kenyatta National Hospital, Ngong Road, Nairobi 00202, Kenya5Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Box 353391, Seattle, WA 98104, USA6Departments of Global Health, Medicine, Epidemiology and Pediatrics, University of Washington, Box 359909, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr . 2016
  8. pmc The impact of HIV-1 infection and exposure on natural killer (NK) cell phenotype in Kenyan infants during the first year of life
    Jennifer A Slyker
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington Seattle, WA, USA MRC Human Immunology Unit, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Oxford University Oxford, UK
    Front Immunol 3:399. 2012
  9. pmc Performance of the integrated management of childhood illness algorithm for diagnosis of HIV-1 infection among African infants
    Lara C Diener
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    AIDS 26:1935-41. 2012
  10. pmc Phenotypic characterization of HIV-specific CD8+ T cells during early and chronic infant HIV-1 infection
    Jennifer A Slyker
    MRC Human Immunology Unit, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e20375. 2011

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Publications17

  1. pmc The detection of cytomegalovirus DNA in maternal plasma is associated with mortality in HIV-1-infected women and their infants
    Jennifer A Slyker
    MRC Human Immunology Unit, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
    AIDS 23:117-24. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether the detection of CMV DNA (CMV DNAemia) in maternal plasma was associated with mortality in HIV-1-infected women or their infants...
  2. pmc Clinical and virologic manifestations of primary Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection in Kenyan infants born to HIV-infected women
    Jennifer A Slyker
    Department of Global Health, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington Seattle, WA 98104 USA
    J Infect Dis 207:1798-806. 2013
    ..Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection is a risk factor for Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-associated lymphomas. Characterizing primary infection may elucidate risk factors for malignancy...
  3. pmc Acute cytomegalovirus infection is associated with increased frequencies of activated and apoptosis-vulnerable T cells in HIV-1-infected infants
    Jennifer A Slyker
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Virol 86:11373-9. 2012
    ..02) and CD8 (P < 0.001) T cell subsets. Similar observations were made in HIV-exposed uninfected infants. CMV-induced increases in T cell activation and apoptosis may contribute to the rapid disease progression in coinfected infants...
  4. pmc Acute cytomegalovirus infection in Kenyan HIV-infected infants
    Jennifer A Slyker
    MRC Human Immunology Unit, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
    AIDS 23:2173-81. 2009
    ..Our aim was to describe the incidence of CMV infection and the kinetics of viral replication in Kenyan HIV-infected and HIV-exposed uninfected infants...
  5. pmc Breastfeeding is associated with decreased pneumonia incidence among HIV-exposed, uninfected Kenyan infants
    Kristjana H Ásbjörnsdóttir
    aDepartment of Epidemiology bDepartment of Global Health cDepartment of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington USA dDepartment of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya eDepartment of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington USA
    AIDS 27:2809-15. 2013
    ..Identifying predictors of pneumonia among HEU infants may enable early identification of those at highest risk...
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy Reduces Vertical Cytomegalovirus Transmission But Does Not Reduce Breast Milk Cytomegalovirus Levels
    Jennifer A Slyker
    1 Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses . 2016
    ..To evaluate the impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) on CMV transmission and breast milk level in the context of maternal HIV...
  7. ncbi request reprint Active referral of children of HIV-positive adults reveals high prevalence of undiagnosed HIV
    Anjuli D Wagner
    1Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Box 359931, Seattle, WA 98104, USA2Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Nairobi, P O Box 19676 00202, Nairobi, Kenya3Departments of Global Health, Industrial Engineering, Epidemiology, University of Washington, Box 357965, Seattle, WA 98104, USA4Kenyatta National Hospital, Ngong Road, Nairobi 00202, Kenya5Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Box 353391, Seattle, WA 98104, USA6Departments of Global Health, Medicine, Epidemiology and Pediatrics, University of Washington, Box 359909, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr . 2016
    ..Testing children of HIV-infected adults in care may efficiently identify previously undiagnosed HIV-infected children before symptomatic disease...
  8. pmc The impact of HIV-1 infection and exposure on natural killer (NK) cell phenotype in Kenyan infants during the first year of life
    Jennifer A Slyker
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington Seattle, WA, USA MRC Human Immunology Unit, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Oxford University Oxford, UK
    Front Immunol 3:399. 2012
    ..Furthermore, exposure to HIV infection in infants who escaped infection is also associated with alterations in NK cells that may contribute to the reduced ability to fight infections that is observed in HIV-EU infants...
  9. pmc Performance of the integrated management of childhood illness algorithm for diagnosis of HIV-1 infection among African infants
    Lara C Diener
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    AIDS 26:1935-41. 2012
    ..We evaluated the performance of the 2008 WHO IMCI HIV algorithm in a cohort of HIV-exposed Kenyan infants...
  10. pmc Phenotypic characterization of HIV-specific CD8+ T cells during early and chronic infant HIV-1 infection
    Jennifer A Slyker
    MRC Human Immunology Unit, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e20375. 2011
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  11. pmc Differences in virologic and immunologic response to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-1-infected infants and children
    Kristjana H Ásbjörnsdóttir
    aDepartment of Epidemiology bDepartment of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA cDepartment of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya dDepartment of Global Health eDepartment of Microbiology, University of Washington fHuman Biology Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center gCenter for AIDS Research Biostatistics Core hDepartment of Medicine iDepartment of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    AIDS 30:2835-2843. 2016
    ..Virologic and immunologic responses to antiretroviral treatment (ART) in infants may differ from older children due to immunologic, clinical, or epidemiologic characteristics...
  12. pmc Incidence and correlates of HIV-1 RNA detection in the breast milk of women receiving HAART for the prevention of HIV-1 transmission
    Jennifer A Slyker
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e29777. 2012
    ..The incidence and correlates of breast milk HIV-1 RNA detection were determined in intensively sampled women receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) for the prevention of mother-to-child HIV-1 transmission...
  13. pmc Breast milk cellular HIV-specific interferon γ responses are associated with protection from peripartum HIV transmission
    Barbara Lohman-Payne
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    AIDS 26:2007-16. 2012
    ..This study aimed to investigate the role of HIV-specific breast milk cells in preventing infant HIV infection...
  14. pmc Breastfeeding Is Associated with Decreased Risk of Hospitalization among HIV-Exposed, Uninfected Kenyan Infants
    Kristjana H Ásbjörnsdóttir
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Hum Lact 32:NP61-6. 2016
    ..HEU infants may experience increased morbidity due to breastfeeding avoidance...
  15. pmc Correlates and outcomes of preterm birth, low birth weight, and small for gestational age in HIV-exposed uninfected infants
    Jennifer A Slyker
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, 325 9th Ave, Box 359931, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:7. 2014
    ..Maternal HIV-1 infection has been associated with an increased risk of PTB, but mechanisms underlying this association are undefined. We describe correlates and outcomes of PTB, LBW, and SGA in HIV-exposed uninfected infants...
  16. pmc Implementation and Operational Research: Active Referral of Children of HIV-Positive Adults Reveals High Prevalence of Undiagnosed HIV
    Anjuli D Wagner
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya Research Department, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya Departments of Global Health, Industrial Engineering, Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Department of Paediatrics, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya and Departments of Biostatistics Global Health, Medicine, Epidemiology and Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 73:e83-e89. 2016
    ..Testing children of HIV-infected adults in care may efficiently identify previously undiagnosed HIV-infected children before symptomatic disease...
  17. pmc Maternal valacyclovir and infant cytomegalovirus acquisition: a randomized controlled trial among HIV-infected women
    Alison C Roxby
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e87855. 2014
    ..Studies in HIV-1-infected infants and HIV-1-exposed, uninfected infants link early cytomegalovirus (CMV) acquisition with growth delay and cognitive impairment. We investigated maternal valacyclovir to delay infant acquisition of CMV...