Combinations of griffithsin with other carbohydrate-binding agents demonstrate superior activity against HIV type 1, HIV type 2, and selected carbohydrate-binding agent-resistant HIV type 1 strains KU Leuven
DEVELOPMENT OF THE HIV PATIENT MASTER INDEX: A BASIS FOR MONITORING THE HIV CONTINUUM OF CARE AND FORMULATING INTERVENTIONS FOR PEOPLE LIVING WITH HIV IN SURINAME Hasselt University
High rates of HIV seroconversion in pregnant women and low reported levels of HIV testing among male partners in Southern Mozambique : results from a mixed methods study Ghent University
Towards more accurate HIV testing in sub-Saharan Africa: a multi-site evaluation of HIV RDTs and risk factors for false positives Institute of Tropical Medicine
Introduction: Although individual HIV rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs) show good performance in evaluations conducted by WHO, reports from several African countries highlight potentially significant performance issues. Despite widespread use of RDTs for HIV diagnosis in resource-constrained settings, there has been no systematic, head-to-head evaluation of their accuracy with specimens from diverse settings across sub-Saharan Africa. We ...
Access to prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV along HIV services cascade through integrated active case management in 15 operational districts in Cambodia Institute of Tropical Medicine
INTRODUCTION: Following the introduction of option B+ in 2013, and with the perspective of eliminating mother-to-child transmission of HIV by 2025, Cambodia has implemented an integrated active case management (IACM) approach since 2014 to improve the notification and follow-up of all HIV-infected cases including pregnant women, and to ensure access to and use of the full prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) service package by ...
Pre-clinical evaluation of HIV replication inhibitors that target the hiv integrase-LEDGF/p75 interaction KU Leuven
Macrocyclic polyamines inhibit HIV infection by interacting with the cellular HIV co-receptors CXCR4 and CCR5 KU Leuven
Child desire in women and men living with HIV attending HIV outpatient clinics: evidence from a European multicentre study Institute of Tropical Medicine
Building a conceptual framework to study the effect of HIV stigma-reduction intervention strategies on HIV test uptake Institute of Tropical Medicine KU Leuven
A scoping review of grey and peer-reviewed literature was conducted to develop a conceptual framework to illustrate mechanisms involved in reducing HIV stigma and increasing HIV test uptake. We followed a three-step approach to exploring the literature: developing concepts, organizing and categorizing concepts, and synthesizing concepts into a framework. The framework contains four types of intervention strategies: awareness creation, ...