Virology Overview
Replicative capacity, cytopathic effect and cell tropism of HIV
HIV genome variability in vivo
Molecular biology of HIV
Structure and function of the HIV envelope
Feline immunodeficiency virus is a lentivirus associated with an AIDS-like disease in cats
Epidemiology Overview
Effects of preventive efforts among homosexual men
Partner notification for the prevention of HIV infection
Research on sexual behaviors that transmit HIV
Prevalence of HIV infection in the USA
Interactions of HIV infection with endemic tropical diseases
Epidemiology of HIV-2 infection
Vaccines and immunology Overview
T-cell strategies in AIDS vaccines
HIV antibodies and vaccine design
Linear versus conformational variation of V3 neutralization domains of HIV-1 during experimental and natural infection
Human trials of AIDS vaccines
Use of simian immunodeficiency virus for evaluation of AIDS vaccine strategies
Clinical treatment Overview
State of antiretroviral therapy with zidovudine
Update on antiretroviral agents other than zidovudine
Markers for progression in HIV infection
Prophylaxis of opportunistic infections in individuals infected with HIV
Malnutrition in HIV infection and AIDS
The role of Immunomodulators in the treatment of patients with AIDS
HIV tests and counselling
Care of HIV-infected people in the developing world
Issues in the clinical management of intravenous drug users with HIV infection
Models of clinical care
The treatment of asymptomatic HIV infection
Social, cultural and political aspects Overview
International travel and AIDS
AIDS-related migration and travel policies and restrictions
Perceptions of AIDS
Condoms for the prevention of HIV transmission
The impact of AIDS on socioeconomic development
Social services for people with AIDS
Human rights, discrimination and AIDS
Evaluation of AIDS prevention and control programs
AIDS and public policy
Review of AIDS and HIV infection
List of contributors