Search for dissertations about: "HIV-RNA"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 swedish dissertations containing the word HIV-RNA.

  1. 1. Primary HIV-1 infection : : diagnostic, prognostic, and therapeutic aspects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Immunology, Microbiology, Pathology and Infectious Diseases

    Author : Stefan Lindbäck; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1999]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; primary HIV- I infection; diagnosis; prognosis; HIV-RNA; antiretroviral treatment;

    Abstract : Primary HIV-1 infection (PHI) is usually defined as a mononucleosis-like illness associated with seroconversion to HIV. In earlier studies using I st generation antibody tests, the duration of the 'window period' from infection to detection of specific HIV-antibodies, could be 2 to 3 months, or longer. READ MORE

  2. 2. Immunological and virologica response to antiretroviral treatment (art) in patients infected with different HIV-1 genetic subtypes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Microbiology and Tumor Biology Center (MTC)

    Author : Ann Atlas; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; HIV- 1 genetic subtype; CD4 T cell count; viral load; activation markers; IL-7;

    Abstract : Genetic analyses of different strains of HIV- 1 have shown that isolates can be subdivided into groups, subtypes and circulating recombinant forms. Nine different genetic HIV-1 subtypes have been identified so far, named as A, B, C, D, F, G, H, J and K. READ MORE

  3. 3. On HIV-1 infection in the central nervous system

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Microbiology and Tumor Biology Center (MTC)

    Author : Åsa Mellgren; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; HIV-1; antiretroviral therapy; cerebrospinal fluid; neurofilament protein; AIDS dementia complex; neuropsychological test;

    Abstract : HIV-1 (hereafter referred to as HIV) is a neurotropic virus that invades the central nervous system (CNS). The CNS is then susceptible to an acute infection and later to CNS opportunistic diseases and AIDS dementia complex (ADC). HIV does not infect the neurons, and neuropathogenesis is largely mediated by the immune system. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sexuality in women living with HIV

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Ewa Carlsson-Lalloo; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; HIV; Childbearing; Sexuality; Women;

    Abstract : The overall aim was to investigate different aspects of sexuality in women living with HIV in Sweden. Study I was a meta-synthesis of 18 qualitative studies describing experiences of sexuality and reproduction in women living with HIV. READ MORE

  5. 5. Applied Population Pharmacokinetic/ Pharmacodynamic Modeling of Antiretroviral and Antimalarial Drug Therapy

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Daniel Röshammar; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; HIV; malaria; pharmacokinetics; pharmacodynamics; pharmacometrics; NONMEM;

    Abstract : HIV/AIDS and malaria are two major global infectious diseases. Although better drugs against these conditions are becoming more available, dosages may not always be optimal with respect to effectiveness, safety, cost or convenience of administration. READ MORE