Virtual Special Issue for World Aids Day

Antiviral Research

Evolution of HIV treatment guidelines in high- and low-income countries: Converging recommendations
Eugene T. Richardson, Philip M. Grant, Andrew R. Zolopa
Volume: 103, Pages 88-93, March 2014

Antiretroviral therapy and drug resistance in human immunodeficiency virus type 2 infection
Luis Menéndez-Arias,Mar Álvarez
Volume: 102, Pages 70-86, February 2014

HIV and AIDS Review

Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy for treatment of HIV/AIDS patients: Current status and future prospects and the Indian scenario
G. Kumari, R.K. Singh
Volume 11, Issue 1, Pages 5–14, March 2012

Modelling the transmission dynamics of HIV/AIDS and hepatitis C virus co-infection
C.P. Bhunu, S. Mushayabasa
Volume 12, Issue 2, Pages 37-42, 2013

AIDS epidemic worldwide and the millennium development strategies: A light for lives
M.H.A. Biswas
Volume 11, Issue 4, Pages 87-94, December 2012

International Journal of Infectious Diseases

Chagas disease (Trypanosoma cruzi) and HIV co-infection in Colombia
Hernández C, Cucunubá Z, Parra E, Toro G, Zambrano P, Ramírez JD
Volume 26, Pages 146-148, September 2014

Low knowledge and anecdotal use of unauthorized online HIV self-test kits among attendees at a street-based HIV rapid testing programme in Spain
Belza MJ, Figueroa C, Rosales-Statkus ME, Ruiz M, Vallejo F, de la Fuente L; Madrid Rapid HIV Testing Group
Volume 25, Pages 196-200, August 2014

Mini review: Current molecular methods for the detection and quantification of hepatitis B virus, hepatitis C virus, and human immunodeficiency virus type 1
Albertoni G, Castelo Girão MJ, Schor N
Volume 25, Pages 145-149, August 2014

Journal of Clinical Virology

Prevalence of R5 and X4 HIV variants in antiretroviral treatment experienced patients with virologic failure
P. Ferrer, M. Tello, L. Montecinos, R. Tordecilla, C. Rodríguez, C. Beltrán, M.A. Guzmán, M. Ferrés, C.M. Pérez, A. Afani
Volume 60, Issue 3, July 2014, Pages 290–294

Cerebral vasculitis and encephalitis due to Epstein–Barr virus in a patient with newly diagnosed HIV infection
Lavanya Raman, Mark Nelson
Volume 59, Issue 4, April 2014, Pages 264–267

Long-term highly suppressed HIV-infected children and adolescents with negative rapid HIV tests due to significant antibody loss
Moheet Merchant, Maggie Wright, William Kabat, Ram Yogev
Volume 59, Issue 3, March 2014, Pages 172–176

Journal of Infection

The emergence of drug resistant HIV variants at virological failure of HAART combinations containing efavirenz, tenofovir and lamivudine or emtricitabine within the UK Collaborative HIV Cohort
Bulteel, Naomi; Bansi-Matharu, Loveleen; Churchill, Duncan, UK HIV Drug Resistance Database UK
Volume 68, Issue 1, Pages 77-84, January 2014

Mother to child transmission of HIV: What works and how much is enough?
Jennifer Stevens, Hermione Lyall
Volume 69, Supplement 1, Pages S56-S62, November 2014

Polyfunctional T-cells and effector memory phenotype are associated with active TB in HIV-infected patients
Teresa Chiacchio, Elisa Petruccioli, Valentina Vanini, Gilda Cuzzi, Carmela Pinnetti, Alessandro Sampaolesi, Andrea Antinori, Enrico Girardi, Delia Goletti
In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 26 June 2014

Journal of Infection and Chemotherapy

Current status of pediatric human immunodeficiency virus infection in Japan
Daisuke Sunohara, Shigeo Nishimata, Atsushi Kondo, Chiako Ishii, Yasuyo Kashiwagi, Hisashi Kawashima
Volume 20, issue 11, November 2014, Page 661-665

Protein-losing enteropathy during highly active antiretroviral therapy in a patient with AIDS-related disseminated Mycobacterial avium complex infection
Eiichi Ogawa, Masayuki Murata, Shigeru Otaguro, Mosaburo Kainuma, Yasunori Sawayama, Norihiro Furusyo, Jun Hayashi
Volume 15, issue 4, 2009, Pages 252-256

Influence of smoking on HIV infection among HIV-infected Japanese men
Fukuko Oka, Toshio Naito, Miki Oike, Mizue Saita, Akihiro Inui, Yuki Uehara, Kazunori Mitsuhashi, Hiroshi Isonuma, Teruhiko Hisaoka
Volume 19, Issue 3, 2013, Pages 542-544

The Lancet

The Lancet and its family of monthly specialty journals have a long-standing commitment to publishing the most important clinical advances in HIV/AIDS research and treatment. To mark World AIDS Day, our editors are pleased to offer a selection of articles from across The Lancet portfolio, chosen for their importance and relevance to the field and made freely available for the month of December 2014.

The Lancet HIV

Recently launched in October 2014, The Lancet HIV is an exclusively online journal dedicated to publishing original research that informs HIV clinical practice and advocates new ways of confronting HIV/AIDS worldwide. The editor is pleased to present a selection of recently published articles made freely available for the month of December 2014.


A brief history of the global effort to develop a preventive HIV Vaccine
José Esparza
Volume 31, Issue 35, Pages 3502–3518, August 2013


Transcriptional control of HIV latency: Cellular signaling pathways, epigenetics, happenstance and the hope for a cure
Uri Mbonye, Jonathan Karn
Volumes 454–455, Pages 328–339, April 2014

HIV cure research: Advances and prospects
Caroline P. Passaes, Asier Sáez-Cirióna
Volumes 454–455, Pages 340–352, April 2014