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The detection of cytomegalovirus DNA in maternal plasma is associated with mortality in HIV-1-infected women and their infants.

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OBJECTIVE: Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is an important pathogen in healthy neonates and individuals with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV-1). The objective of this study was to determine whether the detection of CMV DNA (CMV DNAemia) in maternal plasma was associated with mortality in HIV-1-infected women or their infants. METHODS: A longitudinal study was designed to examine the relationship between maternal CMV DNAemia and maternal-infant mortality during 2 years postpartum. Sixty-four HIV-1-inf...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
NDM Experimental Medicine
Role:
Author
Journal:
AIDS (London, England) More from this journal
Volume:
23
Issue:
1
Pages:
117-124
Publication date:
2009-01-01
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EISSN:
1473-5571
ISSN:
0269-9370

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