heterosexuality

Summary

Summary: The sexual attraction or relationship between members of the opposite SEX.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Heterosexual risk of HIV-1 infection per sexual act: systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies
    Marie Claude Boily
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 9:118-29. 2009
  2. pmc Virologic and immunologic determinants of heterosexual transmission of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 in Africa
    S A Allen
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 17:901-10. 2001
  3. pmc Rethinking the heterosexual infectivity of HIV-1: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Kimberly A Powers
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:553-63. 2008
  4. pmc Heterosexual transmission of HIV in China: a systematic review of behavioral studies in the past two decades
    Hongmei Yang
    Prevention Research Center the Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:270-80. 2005
  5. ncbi HIV-1 transmission, by stage of infection
    T Deirdre Hollingsworth
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Infect Dis 198:687-93. 2008
  6. ncbi Prevalence of HPV infection among men: A systematic review of the literature
    Eileen F Dunne
    Division of STD Prevention, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 194:1044-57. 2006
  7. ncbi HIV-1-discordant couples in sub-Saharan Africa: explanations and implications for high rates of discordancy
    Brandon L Guthrie
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Curr HIV Res 5:416-29. 2007
  8. pmc Heterosexual anal intercourse among community and clinical settings in Cape Town, South Africa
    S C Kalichman
    University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 85:411-5. 2009
  9. ncbi Smelling a single component of male sweat alters levels of cortisol in women
    Claire Wyart
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    J Neurosci 27:1261-5. 2007
  10. pmc HIV-1 subtypes and differences in heterosexual HIV transmission among HIV-discordant couples in Rakai, Uganda
    Noah Kiwanuka
    Makerere University School of Public Health, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS 23:2479-84. 2009

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  1. ncbi Heterosexual risk of HIV-1 infection per sexual act: systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies
    Marie Claude Boily
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 9:118-29. 2009
    ..Efforts are needed to better understand these differences and to quantify infectivity in low-income countries...
  2. pmc Virologic and immunologic determinants of heterosexual transmission of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 in Africa
    S A Allen
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 17:901-10. 2001
    ..FTM and MTF transmission rates were similar. These data suggest gender-specific differences in the biology of heterosexual transmission...
  3. pmc Rethinking the heterosexual infectivity of HIV-1: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Kimberly A Powers
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:553-63. 2008
    ..001 was estimated among stable couples with low prevalences of high-risk cofactors, and represents a lower bound. Cofactor effects are important to include in epidemic models, policy considerations, and prevention messages...
  4. pmc Heterosexual transmission of HIV in China: a systematic review of behavioral studies in the past two decades
    Hongmei Yang
    Prevention Research Center the Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:270-80. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to address the role of heterosexual transmission of HIV in China...
  5. ncbi HIV-1 transmission, by stage of infection
    T Deirdre Hollingsworth
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Infect Dis 198:687-93. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi Prevalence of HPV infection among men: A systematic review of the literature
    Eileen F Dunne
    Division of STD Prevention, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 194:1044-57. 2006
    ..2 million persons are newly infected every year in the United States. There are limited data on HPV infection in heterosexual men...
  7. ncbi HIV-1-discordant couples in sub-Saharan Africa: explanations and implications for high rates of discordancy
    Brandon L Guthrie
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Curr HIV Res 5:416-29. 2007
    ....
  8. pmc Heterosexual anal intercourse among community and clinical settings in Cape Town, South Africa
    S C Kalichman
    University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 85:411-5. 2009
    ..However, little information is available on the anal sex practices of heterosexual individuals in South Africa...
  9. ncbi Smelling a single component of male sweat alters levels of cortisol in women
    Claire Wyart
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    J Neurosci 27:1261-5. 2007
    ..Critically, this study identified a single component of sweat, androstadienone, as capable of exerting such influence. This result points to a potential role for synthetic human chemosignals in clinical applications...
  10. pmc HIV-1 subtypes and differences in heterosexual HIV transmission among HIV-discordant couples in Rakai, Uganda
    Noah Kiwanuka
    Makerere University School of Public Health, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS 23:2479-84. 2009
    ..To determine whether heterosexual transmission of HIV differs according to HIV-1 subtype...
  11. pmc PET and MRI show differences in cerebral asymmetry and functional connectivity between homo- and heterosexual subjects
    Ivanka Savic
    Stockholm Brain Institute, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:9403-8. 2008
    ..The present study shows sex-atypical cerebral asymmetry and functional connections in homosexual subjects. The results cannot be primarily ascribed to learned effects, and they suggest a linkage to neurobiological entities...
  12. ncbi Estimation of probability of unprotected heterosexual vaginal transmission of HIV-1 from clients to female sex workers in Kaiyuan, Yunnan Province, China
    Wen Juan Ma
    School of Public Health, Peking Union Medical College, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100730, China
    Biomed Environ Sci 23:287-92. 2010
    ..To estimate the probability of unprotected heterosexual vaginal transmission of HIV-1 from clients to Female Sex Workers (FSWs) in Kaiyuan County, Yunnan province, China, and analyze factors which impact the transmission probability...
  13. pmc Chlamydia trachomatis strains show specific clustering for men who have sex with men compared to heterosexual populations in Sweden, the Netherlands, and the United States
    Linus Christerson
    Section of Clinical Bacteriology, Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Clin Microbiol 50:3548-55. 2012
    ..Our study supports the hypotheses of both tissue tropism as well as epidemiological network structures as explanations for the linkage between specific genetic variants and sexual orientation...
  14. pmc HIV-1 prevention for HIV-1 serodiscordant couples
    Kathryn Curran
    International Clinical Research Center, Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 9:160-70. 2012
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  15. ncbi Disgust sensitivity predicts intuitive disapproval of gays
    Yoel Inbar
    Harvard University, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, USA
    Emotion 9:435-9. 2009
    ..The more disgust sensitive participants were, the more they showed unfavorable automatic associations with gay people as opposed to heterosexuals...
  16. ncbi A prospective study of contraceptive use among African women in HIV-1 serodiscordant partnerships
    Renee Heffron
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:621-8. 2010
    ..Few studies have explored contraceptive use in HIV-1 serodiscordant couples, a population at high risk for HIV-1 transmission...
  17. ncbi Sexual transmission of HIV-1 among serodiscordant couples in Porto Alegre, southern Brazil
    Marineide Gonçalves Melo
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Hospital Nossa Senhora da Conceição GHC, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Sex Transm Dis 35:912-5. 2008
    ..A cohort of 93 heterosexual HIV serodiscordant couples with no prior antiretroviral use were identified in a large referral center from February 2000 to January 2006 in southern Brazil...
  18. ncbi Developmental instability is associated with neurocognitive performance in heterosexual and homosexual men, but not in women
    Qazi Rahman
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Behav Neurosci 118:243-7. 2004
    ..No associations were found in heterosexual or homosexual women. These results suggest that developmental instability is linked to neurocognitive integrity in men, but not in women...
  19. ncbi Effect of heterosexual intercourse on mucosal alloimmunisation and resistance to HIV-1 infection
    Barry Peters
    Department of Genitourinary Medicine Guy s, King s and St Thomas Hospital Medical and Dental School, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Lancet 363:518-24. 2004
    ..We investigated this hypothesis in people practising unprotected sex and those using protection...
  20. pmc Factors associated with heterosexual transmission of HIV to individuals without a major risk within England, Wales, and Northern Ireland: a comparison with national probability surveys
    V L Gilbart
    HIV and STI Department, Health Protection Agency Centre for Infections, 61 Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5EQ, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:15-20. 2006
    ..To compare the prevalence of HIV risk behaviours reported by heterosexuals without major risks for HIV acquisition diagnosed with HIV in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, with those of the heterosexual general population...
  21. ncbi Viewing time effects revisited: prolonged response latencies for sexually attractive targets under restricted task conditions
    Roland Imhoff
    Social and Legal Psychology, University of Bonn, Kaiser Karl Ring 9, Bonn, Germany
    Arch Sex Behav 39:1275-88. 2010
    ..Mate identification and schematic processes are discussed as the remaining plausible mechanisms for prolonged response latencies for sexually attractive targets under restricted conditions...
  22. pmc Heterosexual anal intercourse and HIV infection risks in the context of alcohol serving venues, Cape Town, South Africa
    Seth C Kalichman
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:807. 2011
    ..The objective is to examine the prevalence of heterosexual unprotected anal intercourse among men and women who drink at informal alcohol serving establishments (shebeens) in South Africa...
  23. pmc Relationship quality in lesbian and heterosexual couples undergoing treatment with assisted reproduction
    Catrin Borneskog
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Akademiska sjukhuset, 751 83 Uppsala, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 27:779-86. 2012
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  24. ncbi Anal intercourse among young heterosexuals in three sexually transmitted disease clinics in the United States
    Pamina M Gorbach
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:193-8. 2009
    ..To examine factors associated with heterosexual anal intercourse (AI)...
  25. pmc The prevalence of genital HPV and factors associated with oncogenic HPV among men having sex with men and men having sex with women and men: the HIM study
    Alan G Nyitray
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:932-40. 2011
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  26. ncbi Eye-tracking of men's preferences for waist-to-hip ratio and breast size of women
    Barnaby J Dixson
    School of Biological Sciences, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
    Arch Sex Behav 40:43-50. 2011
    ..These results provide quantitative data on eye movements that occur during male judgments of the attractiveness of female images, and indicate that assessments of the female hourglass figure probably occur very rapidly...
  27. ncbi Does physician bias affect the quality of care they deliver? Evidence in the care of sexually transmitted infections
    A Khan
    Social Research Centre, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 84:150-1. 2008
    ..The present study investigates the relationship between general practitioner's (GP) self-reported level of comfort in dealing with patients with STI and the care they deliver...
  28. ncbi The associations of binge alcohol use with HIV/STI risk and diagnosis among heterosexual African American men
    Anita Raj
    Social Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 101:101-6. 2009
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  29. ncbi A new circulating recombinant form, CRF15_01B, reinforces the linkage between IDU and heterosexual epidemics in Thailand
    Sodsai Tovanabutra
    Research Institute for Health Sciences, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 19:561-7. 2003
    ..These recombinants must be considered in ongoing or projected efficacy evaluations of HIV-1 vaccines and antiviral therapies...
  30. ncbi Patterns of brain activation during visually evoked sexual arousal differ between homosexual and heterosexual men
    S H Hu
    Department of Mental Health, First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 29:1890-6. 2008
    ..We used functional MR imaging (fMRI) to determine whether the patterns of brain activation in homosexual and heterosexual men differed during visually evoked sexual arousal...
  31. pmc Relationship characteristics associated with anal sex among female drug users
    Mary Ellen Mackesy-Amiti
    Community Outreach Intervention Projects, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois, 1603 W Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:346-51. 2010
    ..Anal sex is an important yet little studied HIV risk behavior for women...
  32. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of erectile dysfunction: results of the Brazilian study of sexual behavior
    E D Moreira
    , , , Salvador, Brazil
    Urology 58:583-8. 2001
    ..The medical, sociodemographic, and lifestyle variables associated with ED may alert physicians to patients who are at risk of ED, as well as offer clues to the etiology of ED...
  33. pmc Heterosexual transmission of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 subtype C: Macrophage tropism, alternative coreceptor use, and the molecular anatomy of CCR5 utilization
    Jesse Isaacman-Beck
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, 19104 6060, USA
    J Virol 83:8208-20. 2009
    ..Recipient Envs are somewhat more constrained than are donors in flexibility of CCR5 use, but this pattern is not universal for all pairs, indicating that it is not an absolute requirement...
  34. ncbi Heterosexual anal sex activity in the year after an STD clinic visit
    Lin H Tian
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:905-9. 2008
    ..To describe heterosexual anal sex activity during a year and to identify factors associated with heterosexual anal sex and condom use during anal sex...
  35. pmc Differences in sexual risk behaviors among male and female HIV-seronegative heterosexual methamphetamine users
    W Susan Cheng
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 92093 0680, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:295-300. 2009
    ..Despite increased awareness and attention towards methamphetamine (MA) use among men who have sex with men (MSM), few studies have examined behaviors and effects of MA use among heterosexual populations...
  36. ncbi Type-specific human papillomavirus infections among young heterosexual male and female STI clinic attendees
    Henrike J Vriend
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Center for Infectious Disease Control, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Dis 39:72-8. 2012
    ..Baseline genotype-specific human papillomavirus (HPV) prevalence rates and associated risk factors per gender enable future assessment of the impact of vaccination on HPV dynamics...
  37. ncbi Gender nonconformity, intelligence, and sexual orientation
    Qazi Rahman
    Biological and Experimental Psychology Group, School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, London, E1 4NS, UK
    Arch Sex Behav 41:623-30. 2012
    ..They also support growing evidence that quantitative measures of sex-atypicality are useful in the study of trait sexual orientation...
  38. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of heterosexual anal and oral sex in adolescents and adults in the United States
    Jami S Leichliter
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 196:1852-9. 2007
    ..We examined the correlates of heterosexual anal and oral sex in the general population, using data from the National Survey of Family Growth...
  39. pmc HIV antibody testing and its correlates among heterosexual attendees of sexually transmitted disease clinics in China
    Qiaoqin Ma
    Center for Disease Control and Prevention of Zhejiang Province, Hangzhou, 310051, People s Republic of China
    BMC Public Health 13:44. 2013
    ..This study was conducted to determine the prevalence of HIV antibody testing and associated factors among heterosexual sexually transmitted disease (STD) clinic attendees in China...
  40. ncbi Youth masculinities: compelling male heterosexuality
    Diane Richardson
    School of Geography, Politics and Sociology, Newcastle University
    Br J Sociol 61:737-56. 2010
    ..Using the masculinity literature and work on heterosexuality to frame the discussion and to contextualize the findings, it explores the complex dynamics that frame the ..
  41. ncbi Indicators for sexual HIV transmission risk among people in Thailand attending HIV care: the importance of positive prevention
    P Tunthanathip
    Bamrasnaradura Institute, Thailand Ministry of Public Health MOPH, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Sex Transm Infect 85:36-41. 2009
    ..Almost half of all new HIV infections in Thailand occur among low-risk partners of people infected with HIV, so it is important to include people infected with HIV in prevention efforts...
  42. ncbi Heterosexual transmission of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 subtype C in southern Brazil
    Jussara Silveira
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil
    J Clin Virol 54:36-41. 2012
    ..In southern Brazil, these subtypes co-circulate in subjects with homogeneous demographic and clinical features, enabling a better understanding of the role of HIV-1 subtypes on the characteristics of infection...
  43. ncbi Sex differences in cognition: the role of testosterone and sexual orientation
    N Neave
    University of Northumbria, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Brain Cogn 41:245-62. 1999
    ..The present study revealed both within- and between-sex differences in cognition and indicates that these differences may be partly accounted for by the activational effects of free testosterone...
  44. ncbi Preliminary results from the new HIV surveillance system in France
    F Lot
    Departement des Maladies Infectieuses, Institut de Veille Sanitaire, Saint Maurice, France
    Euro Surveill 9:34-7. 2004
    ..Over half of infections shown to be recently acquired were in MSM; this may indicate an increased HIV incidence in this population...
  45. ncbi Effectiveness of highly active antiretroviral therapy in reducing heterosexual transmission of HIV
    Jesus Castilla
    Instituto de Salud Publica de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:96-101. 2005
    ..When HAART became widely available, a reduction of approximately 80% in heterosexual transmission of HIV was observed, irrespective of changes in other factors that affect transmission...
  46. ncbi Anonymous or identity-registered sperm donors? A study of Dutch recipients' choices
    A Brewaeys
    Department of Gynaecology and Reproductive Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, Post Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 20:820-4. 2005
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  47. ncbi HIV in couples in South India; implications for prevention
    M Chatterjee Rogers
    Brown University Miriam Hospital, Department of Medicine Division of Infectious Diseases, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 16:442-5. 2005
    ..Median CD4 count was 97 cells/mm(3) among concordant men, 222 cells/mm(3) among discordant men. Condom use increased, and frequency of sexual intercourse decreased, among all couples after HIV diagnosis...
  48. ncbi Fertility in the mothers of firstborn homosexual and heterosexual men
    Ray Blanchard
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, 250 College St, Toronto, ON, M5T 1R8, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 41:551-6. 2012
    ..It is possible that mothers who produce a homosexual son at their first delivery include a biologically distinct subpopulation of mothers of homosexual sons...
  49. ncbi Characteristics of men who have sex with men on the internet but identify as heterosexual, compared with heterosexually identified men who have sex with women
    Michael W Ross
    WHO Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas, Houston, Texas 77225, USA
    Cyberpsychol Behav 8:131-9. 2005
    ..Such men may rationalize this cybersex with other men as not, or minimally, sexual in much the same way as Humphreys characterized MSMs in public restrooms...
  50. ncbi Homosexual mating preferences from an evolutionary perspective: sexual selection theory revisited
    Kyle L Gobrogge
    Program in Neuroscience and Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 36:717-23. 2007
    ..In addition, they highlight the importance of examining relationship type in evolutionary studies of mating preferences, as men's partner preferences show important differences depending upon the type of relationship sought...
  51. ncbi Birth order and sibling sex ratio in homosexual and heterosexual non-white men
    A F Bogaert
    Department of Psychology, Brock University, St Catharines, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 27:467-73. 1998
    ..Non-White homosexual men also had an elevated sibling sex ratio. Results add to the generalizability of the birth order and sibling sex ratio effects previously observed to occur in (White) homosexual men...
  52. pmc Molecular epidemiology of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 transmission in a heterosexual cohort of discordant couples in Zambia
    Stanley A Trask
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Virol 76:397-405. 2002
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  53. ncbi Managing HIV among serodiscordant heterosexual couples: serostatus, stigma and sex
    A van der Straten
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California San Francisco 94105, USA
    AIDS Care 10:533-48. 1998
    ..These altruistic activities, which also included participation in research, helped to transcend external and internalized stigma. Implications for developing interventions for HIV-serodiscordant couples are discussed...
  54. ncbi Heterosexual anal intercourse has the potential to cause a significant loss of power in vaginal microbicide effectiveness studies
    Ian McGowan
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Magee Womens Research Institute, 204 Craft Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:361-4. 2010
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  55. ncbi Parenting intentions and desires among childless lesbian, gay, and heterosexual individuals
    Rachel G Riskind
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, P O Box 400400, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    J Fam Psychol 24:78-81. 2010
    ..By exploring the psychology of family formation as a function of sexual orientation, these results inform ongoing debates about sexual orientation and parenthood...
  56. ncbi Eye tracking of men's preferences for female breast size and areola pigmentation
    Barnaby J Dixson
    School of Biological Sciences, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
    Arch Sex Behav 40:51-8. 2011
    ..However, fine-grained measures of men's visual attention to these morphological traits do not correlate, in a simplistic way, with their attractiveness judgments...
  57. pmc The role of acute and early HIV infection in the spread of HIV and implications for transmission prevention strategies in Lilongwe, Malawi: a modelling study
    Kimberly A Powers
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7030, USA
    Lancet 378:256-68. 2011
    ..We estimated the contribution of early infection to HIV incidence in Lilongwe, Malawi, and predict the future effect of hypothetical prevention interventions targeted at early infection only, chronic infection only, or both stages...
  58. pmc Protective factors in the lives of bisexual adolescents in North America
    Elizabeth M Saewyc
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 2B5 Canada
    Am J Public Health 99:110-7. 2009
    ..We compared protective factors among bisexual adolescents with those of heterosexual, mostly heterosexual, and gay or lesbian adolescents...
  59. pmc Impact of a functional KIR2DS4 allele on heterosexual HIV-1 transmission among discordant Zambian couples
    Aimee Merino
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:487-95. 2011
    ..Further analysis of NK cell function should clarify the role of KIR2DS4*001 in HIV-1 transmission...
  60. pmc Selection for human immunodeficiency virus type 1 envelope glycosylation variants with shorter V1-V2 loop sequences occurs during transmission of certain genetic subtypes and may impact viral RNA levels
    Bhavna Chohan
    Division of Human Biology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, C3 168 Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    J Virol 79:6528-31. 2005
    ..Thus, our study also suggests that the extent of glycosylation in the infecting virus could impact disease progression...
  61. ncbi Human papillomavirus DNA detection in male sexual partners of women with genital human papillomavirus infection
    Sergio M Nicolau
    Department of Gynecology, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Urology 65:251-5. 2005
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  62. ncbi Envelope-constrained neutralization-sensitive HIV-1 after heterosexual transmission
    Cynthia A Derdeyn
    Department of Microbiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 USA
    Science 303:2019-22. 2004
    ..This reveals characteristics of the envelope glycoprotein that influence HIV-1 transmission and may have implications for vaccine design...
  63. ncbi Biodemographic and physical correlates of sexual orientation in men
    Gene Schwartz
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 39:93-109. 2010
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  64. pmc Gonorrhoea
    C Bignell
    Sexually Transmitted Bacteria Reference Laboratory, Health Protection Agency Centre for Infections, Colindale, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:iv6-9. 2006
  65. pmc HLA-B alleles associate consistently with HIV heterosexual transmission, viral load, and progression to AIDS, but not susceptibility to infection
    Xiaojiang Gao
    Cancer and Inflammation Program, Laboratory of Experimental Immunology, SAIC Frederick Inc, NCI Frederick, Frederick, Maryland 21702, USA
    AIDS 24:1835-40. 2010
    ..Here we test the consistency of HLA-B allelic effects on progression to AIDS, heterosexual HIV transmission, and 'set point' viral levels...
  66. ncbi Men who pay for sex in Spain and condom use: prevalence and correlates in a representative sample of the general population
    M J Belza
    Escuela Nacional de Sanidad, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, C Sinesio Delgado 6, 28029 Madrid, Spain
    Sex Transm Infect 84:207-11. 2008
    ..To estimate the percentage of men who have paid for heterosexual sex in Spain and the percentage who used condoms. To identify the main factors associated with these behaviours and to describe opinions about condoms...
  67. pmc Androstenol--a steroid derived odor activates the hypothalamus in women
    Ivanka Savic
    Stockholm Brain Institute, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 5:e8651. 2010
    ..A further issue was to evaluate whether the pattern of activation resembles the pattern of common odors...
  68. ncbi Neural correlates of sexual arousal in homosexual and heterosexual men
    Adam Safron
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Behav Neurosci 121:237-48. 2007
    ..Significant activational differences matched reported sexual orientation in 15 of these 16 participants, representing an advance in psychophysiological measures of arousal...
  69. pmc AIDS-related risk among adolescent males who have sex with males, females, or both: evidence from a statewide survey
    Carol Goodenow
    Massachusetts Department of Education, Malden, 02148, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:203-10. 2002
    ..This study examined the prevalence of AIDS-related risk behaviors among adolescent males with female, male, and both-sex sexual partners and explored factors related to these behaviors...
  70. pmc Preventing sexual risk behaviors among gay, lesbian, and bisexual adolescents: the benefits of gay-sensitive HIV instruction in schools
    S M Blake
    George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, 2175 K St, NW, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:940-6. 2001
    ..This study compared sexual risk behaviors of gay, lesbian, and bisexual (GLB) and heterosexual adolescents and evaluated associations between gay-sensitive HIV instruction and risk behaviors of GLB youths...
  71. ncbi The politics of heterosexuality--a missing discourse in cancer nursing literature on sexuality: a discussion paper
    Abbey Hyde
    UCD School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems, Health Sciences Centre, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:315-25. 2007
    ..Moreover, in this knowledge base, phallocentric heterosexuality over and above other forms of sexual expression is privileged, and the socio-political context of unequal ..
  72. ncbi On the association between sexual attraction and adolescent risk behavior involvement: Examining mediation and moderation
    Michael A Busseri
    Department of Psychology, Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario L2S3A1, Canada
    Dev Psychol 44:69-80. 2008
    ..Mediation results were consistent across participant age and sex. Implications, limitations, and directions for future research are discussed...
  73. ncbi HIV risk among homosexual, bisexual, and heterosexual male and female youths
    M J Rotheram-Borus
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Los Angeles 90024, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 28:159-77. 1999
    ..Longitudinal research with similar subgroups of youths is needed...
  74. ncbi Knowledge and attitudes about male circumcision for HIV-1 prevention among heterosexual HIV-1 serodiscordant partnerships in Kampala, Uganda
    Kenneth K Mugwanya
    Infectious Diseases Institute, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    AIDS Behav 14:1190-7. 2010
    ....
  75. pmc High rates of sex with men among high-risk, heterosexually-identified men in low-income, coastal Peru
    Kelika Anne Konda
    Division of Infectious Diseases, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:483-91. 2008
    ..This population has substantial potential to act as a bridge population between and their male and female partners and should be addressed by prevention programs...
  76. ncbi Risk assessment of adolescents with same-sex relationships
    J Richard Udry
    Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516 2524, USA
    J Adolesc Health 31:84-92. 2002
    ..To compare the risk status on health and behavior for those with same-sex partners and those without...
  77. pmc Molecular epidemiology of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, shows distinct heterosexual and homosexual networks
    Marion Eliëtte Kolader
    STI Clinic, Cluster of Infectious Diseases, Health Service of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Microbiol 44:2689-97. 2006
    ..Molecular epidemiology of gonococcal isolates in Amsterdam revealed core groups and clusters of MSM and heterosexual patients that probably indicate distinct transmission networks...
  78. ncbi Sexual behavior among men who have sex with women, men, and Hijras in Mumbai, India--multiple sexual risks
    Alexandra L Hernandez
    Institute for Global Health, University of California, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:S5-16. 2006
    ..A high proportion of men who attend STI clinics in Mumbai are behaviorally bi- or tri-sexual and have multiple partners with whom they engage in risky sex. STI/HIV prevention programs should not assume that men only have sex with women...
  79. pmc Characteristics of HIV-1 discordant couples enrolled in a trial of HSV-2 suppression to reduce HIV-1 transmission: the partners study
    Jairam R Lingappa
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e5272. 2009
    ..We describe the baseline characteristics of this cohort...
  80. ncbi Mental health in sexual minorities: recent indicators, trends, and their relationships to place in North America and Europe
    Nathaniel M Lewis
    Department of Geography, Queen s University, Mackintosh Corry Hall D 201, Kingston, Ont, Canada K7L 3N6
    Health Place 15:1029-45. 2009
    ....
  81. ncbi Heterosexual anal sex among female drug users: U.S. national compared to local Long Beach, California data
    Grace L Reynolds
    Center for Behavioral Research and Services, California State University, Long Beach, 1090 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90813, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:796-805. 2008
    ..African American race/ethnicity and older age were inversely associated with HAS. Risk factors common to both samples of women were number of days used amphetamine in the last month and risk perception for HIV...
  82. ncbi New paradigms for research on heterosexual and sexual-minority development
    Lisa M Diamond
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, 380 South 1530 East, Room 502, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 32:490-8. 2003
    ..Correcting these weaknesses has important implications for future research on how same-sex and other-sex sexuality shape adolescent psychosocial development and clinical child and adolescent problems...
  83. ncbi Evaluating the risk of HIV transmission through unprotected orogenital sex
    Jorge del Romero
    Centro Sanitario Sandoval, Servicio Regional de Salud, Madrid, Spain
    AIDS 16:1296-7. 2002
    ..After an estimated total of over 19,000 unprotected orogenital exposures with the infected partner not a single HIV seroconversion occurred...
  84. pmc Human leukocyte antigen class I genotypes in relation to heterosexual HIV type 1 transmission within discordant couples
    Jianming Tang
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Immunol 181:2626-35. 2008
    ..Thus, HLA class I gene products not only mediate HIV-1 pathogenesis and evolution but also influence heterosexual HIV-1 transmission...
  85. ncbi HLA-DRB1 and -DQB1 alleles and haplotypes in Zambian couples and their associations with heterosexual transmission of HIV type 1
    Jianming Tang
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:1696-704. 2004
    ..Overall, associations of HLA class II polymorphisms with both HIV transmission and acquisition are not as readily interpretable as are effects reported for other loci...
  86. ncbi Brain response to visual sexual stimuli in heterosexual and homosexual males
    Thomas Paul
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology and Neuroradiology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 29:726-35. 2008
    ..Moreover, the activation pattern found in both groups suggests that stimuli of opposite sexual orientation triggered intense autonomic response and may be perceived, at least to some extent, as aversive...
  87. ncbi Heterosexually transmitted HIV infection among African Americans in North Carolina
    Adaora A Adimora
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7030 Bioinformatics Building, 130 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:616-23. 2006
    ..Rates of heterosexually transmitted HIV infection among African Americans in the southeastern United States greatly exceed those for whites...
  88. ncbi A dual superinfection and recombination within HIV-1 subtype B 12 years after primoinfection
    Maria Pernas
    Centro Nacional de Microbiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Majadahonda, Spain
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 42:12-8. 2006
    ..This study illustrates that events of superinfection and recombination contribute to the viral genetic variability observed in HIV-1-infected individuals...
  89. ncbi Making monsters: heterosexuality, crime and race in recent Western media coverage of HIV
    Asha Persson
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Sociol Health Illn 30:632-46. 2008
    ..the idea that infection was linked to 'other' identities located outside the 'mainstream'; outside 'proper' heterosexuality. Today, however, HIV has become repositioned as a global heterosexual epidemic...
  90. pmc In-depth analysis of a heterosexually acquired human immunodeficiency virus type 1 superinfection: evolution, temporal fluctuation, and intercompartment dynamics from the seronegative window period through 30 months postinfection
    F E McCutchan
    US Military HIV Research Program, 1600 E Gude Drive, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Virol 79:11693-704. 2005
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  91. pmc Impact of small reductions in plasma HIV RNA levels on the risk of heterosexual transmission and disease progression
    Kayvon Modjarrad
    Department of Medicine, Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37203 1738, USA
    AIDS 22:2179-85. 2008
    ..To estimate the impact of small changes in plasma levels of HIV-1 RNA on the risk of heterosexual transmission or disease progression to an AIDS-defining event or death...
  92. ncbi Characterization of an emerging heterosexual HIV epidemic in Russia
    Ann N Burchell
    HIV Social, Behavioural and Epidemiological Studies Unit, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 35:807-13. 2008
    ..The Russian Federation is currently experiencing one of the fastest growing HIV epidemics worldwide. The objective was to identify sexual risk factors for recent heterosexually-acquired HIV infections...
  93. ncbi Epidemiologic evidence for time variation in HIV infectivity
    S C Shiboski
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0560, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 19:527-35. 1998
    ..g., heterogeneity of infectivity) are equally plausible, pointing out some inherent limitations of data from such studies...
  94. pmc Promotion of couples' voluntary counselling and testing for HIV through influential networks in two African capital cities
    Susan Allen
    The Rwanda Zambia HIV Research Group, 1520 Clifton Road, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:349. 2007
    ..Couples' Voluntary Counselling and Testing (CVCT) is an effective prevention strategy for this group. We present our experience with a community-based program for the promotion of CVCT in Kigali, Rwanda and Lusaka, Zambia...
  95. ncbi Surveillance of HIV-1 subtypes among heterosexuals in England and Wales, 1997-2000
    Iain D Tatt
    Sexually Transmitted and Blood Borne Virus Laboratory, Central Public Health Laboratory, Health Protection Agency, London, UK
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 36:1092-9. 2004
    ..As migration patterns change, continued monitoring of HIV genetic diversity will aid understanding of transmission patterns...
  96. pmc Lifetime prevalence of suicide symptoms and affective disorders among men reporting same-sex sexual partners: results from NHANES III
    S D Cochran
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:573-8. 2000
    ..This study examined lifetime prevalence of suicide symptoms and affective disorders among men reporting a history of same-sex sexual partners...
  97. pmc Trends in gonorrhoea in nine western European countries, 1991-6. European Study Group
    J H Van der Heyden
    Scientific Institute of Public Health Louis Pasteur, Brussels, Belgium
    Sex Transm Infect 76:110-6. 2000
    ..To present, describe, and assess trends in gonorrhoea in western Europe between 1991 and 1996...
  98. ncbi The quality of young people's heterosexual relationships: a longitudinal analysis of characteristics shaping subjective experience
    Daniel Wight
    Sexual and Reproductive Health Programme, Medical Research Council, Social Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, Scotland
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 40:226-37. 2008
    ..Perceived quality of sexual relationships may be related to gender, background characteristics, circumstances of first intercourse and subsequent sexual history...
  99. ncbi Effectiveness of interventions to prevent sexually transmitted infections and human immunodeficiency virus in heterosexual men: a systematic review
    A Rani Elwy
    Medical Research Council Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, Scotland
    Arch Intern Med 162:1818-30. 2002
    ..More high-quality research into the effectiveness of interventions targeting heterosexual men is needed, especially methodologically sound trials to evaluate effects on morbidity...
  100. ncbi Gonorrhoea in Denmark: high incidence among HIV-infected men who have sex with men
    Jeanne Duus Johansen
    Department of Epidemiology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Derm Venereol 82:365-8. 2002
    ..The higher incidence among HIV-positive MSM compared with other men underlines this concern...
  101. pmc Declines in HIV prevalence can be associated with changing sexual behaviour in Uganda, urban Kenya, Zimbabwe, and urban Haiti
    T B Hallett
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:i1-8. 2006
    ..To determine whether observed changes in HIV prevalence in countries with generalised HIV epidemics are associated with changes in sexual risk behaviour...

Research Grants63

  1. Cornell Clinical Trials Unit
    Roy M Gulick; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..A major focus of the Cornell unit is community outreach and education and the Cornell Community Advisory Board is active in representing our diverse community. ADMINISTRATIVE COMPONENT: ..
  2. Cornell Clinical Trials Unit
    Roy M Gulick; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A major focus of the Cornell unit is community outreach and education and the Cornell Community Advisory Board is active in representing our diverse community. ADMINISTRATIVE COMPONENT: ..
  3. Causes and Impact of Minority Stress on Health and Development in Youth
    Margaret Rosario; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. NATIONAL HIV BEHAVIORAL SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM
    Alan Neaigus; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Surveillance of HIV Risk Behaviors in Four Populations: National HIV Behavioral S
    DEANN MARIE GRUBER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Texas National HIV Behavioral Surveillance
    Jonathan Poe; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Texas NHBS will also conduct evaluations of the local NHBS system, the quality, efficiency, and usefulness of its sampling systems and data collection methods to ensure the system is meeting the project goals. ..
  7. Reducing HIV/STD risk, methamphetamine use, and depression among heterosexuals
    Shirley J Semple; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  8. PS11-001: National HIV Behavioral Surveillance, Los Angeles County
    Trista A Bingham; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..4. Evaluate the NHBS system. We will work collaboratively with CDC to monitor the local quality, efficiency, and value of NHBS data collection and implementation methods. ..
  9. HIV Prevention Trials Network: Network Laboratory
    Susan H Eshleman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Therefore, our agenda is complementary to long-term investments (finding a cure, vaccine, or microbicide). ..
  10. HIV Prevention Trials Network: Network Laboratory
    Susan H Eshleman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Therefore, our agenda is complementary to long-term investments (finding a cure, vaccine, or microbicide). ..
  11. NATIONAL HIV BEHAVIORAL SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM
    Tom Jaenicke; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Seattle area NHBS system will continue to be based at the HIV/STD Program of Public Health - Seattle & King County. ..
  12. Host Genetics of HIV-1 Subtype C Infection, Progression, and Treatment in Africa
    Myron E Essex; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  13. HIV Prevention trials Network (HPTN) Coordinating and Operations Center
    Wafaa M El-Sadr; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Therefore, our agenda is complementary to long-term investments (finding a cure, vaccine, or microbicide). ..
  14. HIV Prevention trials Network (HPTN) Coordinating and Operations Center
    Sten H Vermund; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Therefore, our agenda is complementary to long-term investments (finding a cure, vaccine, or microbicide). ..
  15. Relationships and Health: Comparing Union Types
    DEBRA J UMBERSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We will utilize findings from the proposed project to ground the development of a future R01 application to create a national dataset on marriage and health in gay, lesbian, and heterosexual populations. ..
  16. NATIONAL HIV BEHAVIORAL SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM
    Marlene Lalota; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..2010. 7 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Healthy People 2010. 2000. Available from: http://www.healthypeople.gov/Document/pdf/Volume1/13HIV.pdf ..
  17. Online Partnering of Heterosexuals and HIV Risk
    Karolynn Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., viewing pornography, participation in cybersex, exploring risky sexual subcultures) may contribute to sexual risk- taking among heterosexuals. ..
  18. Naltrexone for the treatment of Actively-Using Met-Dependent MSM with High-Risk B
    Susan Buchbinder; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We will enroll 100 sexually active, meth-dependent MSM who will be randomized 1:1 to receive naltrexone or placebo for 12 weeks. All participants will receive substance use counseling and HIV risk-reduction counseling. ..
  19. Lesbian and Gay Families: An Analysis of Family Resilience and Parenting Needs
    Joshua G Kellison; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  20. Peer-driven Intervention to Seek, Test &Treat Heterosexuals at High Risk for HIV
    Marya Gwadz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The vast majority of HHR are African-American or Latino;therefore the proposed study may also impact racial/ethnic disparities in HIV/AIDS. ..
  21. Reduction of drug use and HIV risk among out-of-treatment methamphetamine users
    Karen F Corsi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Data will be collected at baseline and at 6 and 12 months. Primary outcome measures of this study include reduced meth use and HIV risk behaviors. A secondary outcome measure is improved mental health status. ..
  22. CDPH OA 2011-2015 National HIV Behavioral Surveillance System and Hepatitis Testi
    KAREN ELIZABETH MARK; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. Prevention Umbrella for MSM in the Americas
    Susan Buchbinder; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..At the end of this 4-year project, we will have a full package of prevention approaches that will be ready to be tested in 4000-5000 men in North and South America, to see if we can drive down infection rates in this population. ..
  24. Real World Adherence to HIV PrEP in Serodiscordant African Couples
    JESSICA ELIZABETH HABERER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Craig Hendrix and Ayyappa Chaturvedula), statistical analysis (Dr. Deborah Donnell), cost-effective modeling (Dr. Tim Hallett), and sub-Saharan African research experience (Drs. Nelly Mugo and Elly Katabira). ..
  25. NATIONAL HIV BEHAVIORAL SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM
    Kathleen A Brady; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This will strengthen the capacity nationwide to monitor the HIV/AIDS epidemic, develop and implement effective HIV prevention interventions and evaluate prevention programs. ..
  26. Sexual Orientation and Obesity: Test of a Gendered Biopsychosocial Model
    S Bryn Austin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  27. Alcohol and Victimization: The Role of Gender & Sexual Identity
    AMY L HEQUEMBOURG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  28. NATIONAL HIV BEHAVIORAL SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM
    Bridget J Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The attached research plan outlines how the activities of each NHBS cycle will be completed. ..
  29. The importance of Early Sexual Experiences Among Men Who Have Sex With Men
    Matthew Golden; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  30. PrEP EXPOSURE DURING HIV-1 INFECTION AND THE RISK OF LOW-FREQUENCY ARV RESISTANCE
    DARA ANN LEHMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Understanding the risk of developing resistance from PrEP and the potential mechanisms that lead to resistance in this context is crucial before this prevention strategy is implemented on a larger scale. ..
  31. National HIV Behavioral Surveillance among MSM, IDUs and Heterosexuals in Houston
    MARCIA LYNN WOLVERTON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This information can be used to identify gaps in prevention services and target new prevention activities with the goal of reducing new HIV infections in Houston. ..
  32. Developing measures to study how structural interventions may affect HIV risk
    ENRIQUE RODRIGUEZ POUGET; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  33. NATIONAL HIV BEHAVIORAL SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM
    HENRY FISHER RAYMOND; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The surveys will help assess our progress towards the goal of reducing new HIV infections by 50% by 2015. ..
  34. Online Social Networking for HIV Prevention
    Sheana S Bull; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. 4. Randomize discrete networks to a trial examining the efficacy of My_Network for Health_Space for maintaining abstinence, increasing condom use, and increasing testing for HIV among participants. ..
  35. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY OF GENITAL HERPES
    ANDRE NAHMIAS; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..One or more of these possible approaches - vaccines, chemoprophylaxis, or barrier methods - will be studied during the course of this program...
  36. National HIV Behavioral Surveillance System - NHBS Core
    Melanie Mattson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  37. HETEROSEXUAL TRANSMISSION OF HIV
    Margaret Fischl; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  38. Acylovir to prevent HIV acquisition in HSV-2+persons
    Connie Celum; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  39. DETERMINANTS OF CONDOM USE TO PREVENT AIDS
    Daniel Montano; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Further analyses will be conducted to compare those groups on the identified key variables and to assess changes in those variables over time...
  40. Effect of Suppressive Therapy on Behavioral Determinants of HSV-2 Transmission
    KAREN MARK; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  41. HETEROSEXUAL HIV TRANSMISSION
    Kenneth Mayer; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Participants selected for the ongoing study will be seen every four months in the first year and then twice a year for the next four years...
  42. Assessment of Gender to Identify Heterosexuals at Risk
    LUCIA OSULLIVAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  43. HIV/STD Risk Behaviors in Methamphetamine User Networks
    Steven Shoptaw; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  44. CIVIL LIBERTIES AND SEXUAL ORIENTATION
    JOHN DE CECCO; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..They will be chosen from areas in which there is variance in cultural stereotypes of masculinity and femininity, religious views on sexuality and homosexuality, and legal status of homosexual conduct...
  45. DRUG ABUSE AMONG HOMOSEXUALS: A LONGITUDINAL STUDY
    William Skinner; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..In total, this study will provide much needed information that can be used to improve the physical and mental health of gays and lesbians in our society...
  46. PREVALENCE OF HIV-1 INFECTION IN COLLEGE STUDENTS
    Karen Kotloff; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ....
  47. Identity, minority stress and mental health
    ADAM FINGERHUT; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Two studies, a cross-sectional survey and a two-week daily experience study, will test predictions derived from the proposed model associating gay/lesbian identity, gay-related stress exposure, and mental health. ..
  48. The impact of incarceration on partner selection norms and HIV
    RENEE GINDI; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Identifying how social factors can impact HIV rates will allow for prevention programs that can alter the social environment and ultimately individual HIV risk. ..
  49. ALCOHOL, RISK PERCEPTION, AND BEHAVIORAL SKILLS
    Stephen Maisto; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Experiment #2 will include 128 (64 women, 64 men) heterosexual persons. It will extend the first experiment by including random assignment to low alcohol dose condition (BAC =.04%), and the inclusion of a divided attention task. ..
  50. HIV RISK REDUCTION--MOTIVATING DRINKERS TO CHANGE
    Christopher Ryan; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Changes in sexual behavior and substance use following the intervention will also be assessed. ..
  51. Group and Individual Differences in Audition
    Dennis McFadden; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If so, theory, diagnosis, treatment, and nosology for ADHD could be affected. ..
  52. Drug Use, HIV, and Other Comorbidities In A Vulnerable Population
    Susan D Cochran; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Because the study is not based on a theoretical or conceptual framework, findings will be primarily descriptive and exploratory. Even with this limitation, however, it will make a major contribution. ..
  53. HIV Epidemiology Among African American Women in North Carolina
    Adaora Adimora; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  54. High-Risk Heterosexual Partnering in the Age of AIDS: A Multilevel Analysis
    Adaora Adimora; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The study constitutes an important first step in development of future intervention studies and policies to effectively decrease the racial disparity in HIV infection rates. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  55. Mental health disorders in a sexual minority population
    SUSAN COCHRAN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results will also provide critical information about problems in service delivery, assisting efforts to design effective interventions. ..
  56. INDEPENDENT SCIENTIST AWARD
    Adaora Adimora; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Her training and experience have equipped her with uncommon insight into this problem. The K02 award will facilitate her accomplishing this career goal. ..
  57. RISK FOR PSYCHOPATHOLOGY AMONG LESBIANS AND GAY MEN
    SUSAN COCHRAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Findings will greatly assist developing more efficient sampling frames in future studies. ..
  58. HIV Among Rural Latino Gay Men and MSM in the Southeast
    SCOTT RHODES; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Study findings also will help shape new multilevel intervention approaches and strategies to reduce the disproportionate HIV/AIDS disease burden of Latino men. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. HIV/STI Prevention for Drug-Involved Couples
    Louisa Gilbert; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Sharp from St. Luke's Hospital in New York City, and Dr. Fals-Stewart from the Research Institute on Addictions at the University of Buffalo. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  60. C-CAPRELA: Cervical Cancer Prevention for Latinas
    SCOTT RHODES; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..developing effective interventions to reduce those disparities, and facilitating intervention delivery." [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  61. HIV RISK AND PARTNER VIOLENCE--MEN ON METHADONE
    Nabila El Bassel; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Data from the proposed study will help inform assessment, treatment and referral protocols to reduce partner violence and HIV-risk behaviors among men and women in MMTPs. ..
  62. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ALCOHOL PROBLEMS--RISK OF AIDS
    Karen Trocki; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....