20th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI), 3-6 March 2013, Atlanta
The annual CROI continues to be the most important scientific meeting covering the diversity of basic and clinical science and both the main conference and a pre-meeting programme of lectures for new investigators are promptly posted online as open access web casts.
Our second collection of reports from this meeting, continue with coverage of comorbid complications and basic science, extending the coverage is the previous issue of HTB.
Reports in this issue include:
- Small increase in birth defects in the French Perinatal Cohort
- Uptake and retention in Malawi’s Option B+ programme
- Optimising ART initiation in pregnancy through linkage of services vs integration of ART into antenatal care
- Cardiovascular disease and other non-AIDS defining events
- Dramatic advances at CROI for HCV treatment
- Basic research highlights from CROI 2013
- Probiotic/prebiotic supplement combination shows benefits in SIV-infected pigtailed macaques
Unless stated otherwise, references are to the Programme and Abstracts of the 20th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI), 3-6 March 2013, Atlanta.