2019 Directors' Choice Publications


Month/Year Paper
December 2019 Guise A, Melo J, Mittal ML, Rafful C, Cuevas-Mota J, Davidson P, Garfein RS, Werb D. A fragmented code: The moral and structural context for providing assistance with injection drug use initiation in San Diego, USA. Int J Drug Policy. 2018;55:51-60. PMID: 29524733. PMCID: 5970953.
November 2019 Pauthner MG, Nkolola JP, Havenar-Daughton C, Murrell B, Reiss SM, Bastidas R, Prevost J, Nedellec R, von Bredow B, Abbink P, Cottrell CA, Kulp DW, Tokatlian T, Nogal B, Bianchi M, Li H, Lee JH, Butera ST, Evans DT, Hangartner L, Finzi A, Wilson IA, Wyatt RT, Irvine DJ, Schief WR, Ward AB, Sanders RW, Crotty S, Shaw GM, Barouch DH, Burton DR. Vaccine-induced protection from homologous tier 2 SHIV challenge in nonhuman primates depends on serum-neutralizing antibody titers. Immunity. 2019;50(1):241-252 e246. PMID: 30552025. PMCID: 6335502.
October 2019

The Long Noncoding RNA HEAL Regulates HIV-1 Replication through Epigenetic Regulation of the HIV-1 Promoter
Ti-Chun Chao, Qiong Zhang, Zhonghan Li, Shashi Kant Tiwari, Yue Qin, Edwin Yau, Ana Sanchez, Gatikrushna Singh, Kungyen Chang, Marcus Kaul, Maile Ann Young Karris, Tariq M. Rana
mBio Sep 2019, 10 (5) e02016-19; DOI: 10.1128/mBio.02016-19

August 2019 Mehta SR, Schairer C, Little S. Ethical issues in HIV phylogenetics and molecular epidemiologyCurr Opin HIV AIDS. 2019;14(3):221-226. PMID: 30946143. PMCID: 6450547.
July 2019

Oppenheim H, Paolillo EW, Moore RC, Ellis RJ, Letendre SL, Jeste DV, Grant I, Moore DJ, and the HIV Neurobehavioral Research Program. Neurocognitive functioning predicts failty index in HIV. Neurology. 2018; 91(2):e162-e170. PMID: 29875216. PMCID: 6053109.

June 2019 Singh R, Stoneham C, Lim C, Jia X, Guenaga J, Wyatt R, Wertheim JO, Xiong Y, Guatelli J. Phosphoserine acidic cluster motifs bind distinct basic regions on the mu subunits of clathrin adaptor protein complexes. J Biol Chem. 2018;293(40):15678-15690. PMID: 30135209. PMCID: 6177606.
May 2019 Saag MS, Gunthard HF, Smith DM. Baseline genotype testing to assess drug resistance before beginning HIV treatment-replyJAMA. 2018;320(20):2154. PMID: 30480722. PMCID: 6415747.
February 2019 Hoenigl M, Jain S, Moore D, Collins D, Sun X, Anderson PL, Corado K, Blumenthal JS, Daar ES, Milam J, Dube MP, Morris S, California Collaborative Treatment Group 595 Team. Substance use and adherence to HIV preexposure prophylaxis for men who have sex with men. Emerg Infect Dis. 2018;24(12). PMID: 30457536. PMCID: 6256399.

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