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December 20, 2019

Lancet HIV:  Dr. Bob Bollinger and colleagues discuss the urgent need and opportunity to include activity against Hepatitis B in formulations of long-acting drugs for HIV prevention and treatment

December 2, 2019

Recent studies have shown that more than half of HIV care is provided by primary care practitioners.However, clinicians with experience and expertise in HIV medicine are declining.

December 4, 2019

Journal of Infectious Diseases: Gene expression profiles among Indian children with confirmed TB were distinct from those of adults, highlighting the importance of including distinct populations in differential gene expression models

October 29, 2019

In this study among people living with HIV, Akshay Gupte and colleagues found that the risk of acquiring tuberculosis was higher in those receiving first-line antiretrovial therapy versus those receiving second-line medications.

October 31, 2019

Infection, Genetics, and Evolution: We investigated the association of TIRAP variants with severity of TB disease and IP-10 production in humans, which may be useful in predicting poor clinical outcome

October 3, 2019

New England Journal of Medicine: Dr. Amita Gupta and colleagues found that the current standard of care given to HIV+ pregnant women to prevent TB should wait until 12 weeks after delivery. The study underscores the need to include pregnant women in clinical trials.

DEVELOPMENTS NEWS ENGAGE
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Learn more about this effort to foster development of long-lasting therapies for illnesses that require taking medications long-term

Dr. Jeffrey Tornheim

Dr. Jeff Tornheim and colleagues respond to an NEJM article about shorter course TB treatment.

ID Clinical Minute

The 10th annual International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Science was held July 21-24 in Mexico City, Mexico. The conference reviewed critical basic, translational, and clinical HIV research from around the world.

Kathleen Page

"TAP’s mission and approach meet a critical shortfall in patient care locally, and it’s an honor to be entrusted with strategic medical leadership for this effort."

Dr. Robert Bollinger

“AAIH’s mission dovetails very well with our own work at Hopkins,” CCGHE Director Dr. Robert Bollinger noted.

2019 Union World Conference on Lung Health

CCGHE researchers and faculty will be in Hyderbad for the Union Conference--check out our agenda!

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Study findings suggest that waiting until after delivery to start preventive therapy is associated with fewer adverse events

Jane McKenzie-White

Researchers at Johns Hopkins and other institutions developed and tested a suite of mobile health applications that shows great promise for patient care and public health.

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NIH Press Release: NIH announces NEJM published findings from the TB APPRISE trial, led by Dr. Amita Gupta