Indian J Med Res 134, December 2011, pp 739-1002




HIV/AIDS Research

Guest Editor: Dr Kenneth Mayer





The evolving Indian AIDS epidemic: Hope & challenges of the fourth decade 
Kenneth Mayer 

‘Getting to Zero’: a steep path ahead
K. Satyanarayana 

Review Articles

Genetic correlates influencing immunopathogenesis of HIV infection
Gaurav Sharma, Gurvinder Kaur & Narinder Mehra 

Genetic architecture of HIV-1 genes circulating in north India & their functional implications
Ujjwal Neogi, Vikas Sood, Larence Ronsard, Jyotsna Singh, Sneh Lata, V.G. Ramachandran,
S. Das, Ajay Wanchu & Akhil C. Banerjea 

HIV testing in developing countries: What is required?
George Alemnji, John N. Nkengasong & Bharat S. Parekh 

Antiretroviral therapy in Indian setting: When & what to start with, when & what to switch to?
N. Kumarasamy, Atul Patel & Sanjay Pujari 

Current practices in laboratory monitoring of HIV infection
Madhu Vajpayee & Teena Mohan 

Low-cost assays for monitoring HIV infected individuals in resource-limited settings
Pachamuthu Balakrishnan, Hussain Syed Iqbal, Saravanan Shanmugham, Janardhanan Mohanakrishnan, Sunil S. Solomon, Kenneth H. Mayer & Suniti Solomon 

Optimizing adherence to antiretroviral therapy 
Seema Sahay, K. Srikanth Reddy & Sampada Dhayarkar 

Diagnosis & treatment of tuberculosis in HIV co-infected patients
C. Padmapriyadarsini, G. Narendran & Soumya Swaminathan 

HIV & immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS)
Surendra K. Sharma & Manish Soneja 

Parasitic infections in HIV infected individuals: Diagnostic & therapeutic challenges 
Veeranoot Nissapatorn & Nongyao Sawangjaroen 

Human immunodeficiency virus & cardiovascular risk
Giuseppe Barbaro & Giorgio Barbarini 

HIV serodiscordant relationships in India: Translating science to practice 
Sunil Suhas Solomon & Suniti Solomon

Paediatric HIV - trends & challenges 
S.N. Mothi, S. Karpagam, V.H.T. Swamy, M. Lala Mamatha & S.M. Sarvode

HIV in Indian MSM: Reasons for a concentrated epidemic & strategies for prevention 
Beena Thomas, Matthew J. Mimiaga, Senthil Kumar, Soumya Swaminathan, Steven A. Safren & Kenneth H. Mayer

Microbicides for HIV prevention 
Gita Ramjee

Microbicides: a new hope for HIV prevention 
Nutan & Satish K. Gupta

Original Articles

Prevalence of HIV among blood donors in a tertiary care centre of north India 
R.N. Makroo, Mohit Chowdhry, Aakanksha Bhatia, Bhavna Arora & N.L. Rosamma

Barriers to ART adherence & follow ups among patients attending ART centres in Maharashtra, India 
N. Joglekar, R. Paranjape, R. Jain, G. Rahane, R. Potdar, K.S. Reddy & S. Sahay

Genital mycoplasma & Chlamydia trachomatis infections in treatment naïve HIV-1 infected adults 
Arnab Ghosh, Benu Dhawan, Rama Chaudhry, Madhu Vajpayee & Vishnubhatla Sreenivas

Dietary adequacy of HIV infected individuals in north India - A cross-sectional analysis 
Ravinder Kaur Sachdeva, Aman Sharma, Ajay Wanchu, Vandana Dogra, Surjit Singh & Subhash Varma

Loss of CD127 & increased immunosenescence of T cell subsets in HIV infected individuals 
Kamalika Mojumdar, Madhu Vajpayee, Neeraj Kumar Chauhan, Alpana Singh, Ravinder Singh & Sravya Kurapati


Performance of microscopy for detection of microsporidial spores from stool samples of HIV infected individuals with diarrhoea
Sangeeta Kulkarni, Sudhir Patsute, Madhuri Chandane & Arun Risbud

Some Forthcoming Scientific Events


Panel of Reviewers (2011)

Guidelines for Contributors