Immune-based interventions to prevent postnatal HIV-1 transmission.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Despite global scale-up in antiretroviral-based prevention of mother-to-child transmission services, more than 250 000 infants become infected with HIV-1 each year. Breast milk transmission is responsible for almost half of these infections. The development of alternative strategies to prevent postnatal HIV-1 transmission is imperative to achieve a generation free of HIV-1.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Fouda, GG; Permar, SR

Published Date

  • August 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 22 / 8

Start / End Page

  • 425 - 427

PubMed ID

  • 25086471

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1878-4380

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.tim.2014.04.009


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England