• HIV persists in spinal fluid even after long-term treatment and is linked to cognitive deficits

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    Even after nearly a decade of strict HIV treatment, cells sheltering the virus could be found in the cerebrospinal fluid of half of participants in a national clinical trial of people living with HIV.
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  • Persistent HIV DNA in Spinal Fluid may be Linked to Cognitive Challenges

    Persistent HIV DNA in Spinal Fluid may be Linked to Cognitive Challenges

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    HIV patients who have persistent HIV cells in the cerebrospinal fluid even after long-term anti-retroviral therapy are more likely to experience cognitive deficits than those without HIV cells in the central nervous system.
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  • Patients with HIV DNA in cerebrospinal fluid have high risk of experiencing cognitive deficits

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    Investigators from the AIDS Clinical Trials Group, the world's largest and longest-established HIV research network, today announced that the Journal of Clinical Investigation published new findings from the ACTG HIV Reservoirs Cohort Study.
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