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    • Mucosal escherichia coli bactericidal activity and immune mediators are associated with HIV-1 seroconversion in women participating in the HPTN 035 trial. 

      Dezzutti, Charlene S.; Richardson, Barbra A.; Marrazzo, Jeanne M.; Tugetman, Jessica.; Ramjee, Gita.; Taha, Taha E.; Chirenje, Zvavahera M.; Abdool Karim, Salim Safurdeen.; Hillier, Sharon L.; Herold, Betsy C. (Oxford University Press on behalf of the Infectious Diseases Society of America., 2012-12-15)
      The mucosal environment may impact the risk for human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) acquisition. Immune mediators were measured in vaginal fluid collected from HPTN 035 participants who acquired HIV-1 and from those ...
    • Safety and effectiveness of BufferGel and 0.5% PRO 2000 gel for the prevention of HIV infection in women. 

      Abdool Karim, Salim Safurdeen.; Richardson, Barbra A.; Ramjee, Gita.; Hoffman, Irving F.; Chirenje, Zvavahera M.; Taha, Taha E.; Kapina, Muzala.; Maslankowski, Lisa.; Coletti, Anne.; Profy, Albert.; Moench, Thomas R.; Piwowar-Manning, Estelle.; Masse, Benoıt.; Hillier, Sharon L.; Soto-Torres, Lydia. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins., 2011-02-01)
      Objective: To determine the safety and effectiveness of BufferGel and 0.5% PRO2000 microbicide gels for the prevention of male-to-female HIV transmission. Design: Phase II/IIb, randomized, placebo-controlled trial with ...
    • Utility of colposcopy in a phase 2 portion of a microbicide clinical trial of BufferGel and 0.5% PRO 2000 Gel. 

      Chirenje, Zvavahera M.; Masse, Benoit.; Maslankowski, Lisa.; Ramjee, Gita.; Coletti, Anne.; Tembo, Tchangani.; Magure, Tsitsi M.; Soto-Torres, Lydia.; Kelly, Cliff.; Hillier, Sharon L.; Abdool Karim, Salim Safurdeen. (BioMed Central / International AIDS Society., 2012-07-27)
      Background: The majority of new HIV infections are acquired through heterosexual transmission. There is urgent need for prevention methods to compliment behavior change and condom use. Topical microbicide represent a ...