Correlates of Mother-to-Child Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1) Transmission: Association with Maternal Plasma HIV-1 RNA Load Genital HIV-1 DNA Shedding, and Breast Infections

John, Grace C.; Nduati, Ruth W.; Mbori-Ngacha, Dorothy A.; Bwayo, Job; Ndinya-Achola, Jeckoniah O.; Richardson, Barbra A.; Panteleeff, Dana; Overbaugh, Julie; Mwatha, Anthony; Kreiss, Joan K.
January 2001
Journal of Infectious Diseases;1/15/2001, Vol. 183 Issue 2, p206
Academic Journal
Presents a study which discussed the correlates of mother-to-child HIV-1 transmission, and evaluated the effect of plasma, genital, and breast milk HIV-1 on perinatal HIV-1 transmission. Methods used in the study; Correlates of early infant infection; Implications for the design of perinatal HIV-1 intervention strategies.


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