• Characteristics, Immunological Response & Treatment Outcomes of HIV-2 Compared with HIV-1 & Dual Infections (HIV 1/2) in Mumbai

      Chiara, Montaldo; Rony, Zachariah; Homa, Mansoor; Bhanumati, Varghese; Ladomirska, Joanna; Manzi, M; Wilson, N; Alaka, Deshpande; Harries, A D; Medecins sans Frontieres, India; Operational Centre Brussels, Belgium; Medecins Sans Frontieres, Luxembourg; ART Centre, JJ Hospital, India; International Union against Tuberculosis & Lung Disease, India; International Union against Tuberculosis & Lung Disease, France; London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom (2010-12-01)
      Information available on HIV-2 and dual infection (HIV-1/2) is limited. This study was carried out among HIV positive individuals in an urban referral clinic in Khar, Mumbai, India, to report on relative proportions of HIV-1, HIV-2 and HIV-1/2 and baseline characteristics, response to and outcomes on antiretroviral treatment (ART).