Navigation Links
Early cessation of breastfeeding by HIV+ women in poor countries and child survival
Date:7/24/2008

acknowledgement that a woman has HIV.

With these latest findings, the researchers theorize that the chances of transmitting the virus may actually increase as a result of the weaning process. The breast swelling and infection (mastitis) that occurs when breast-feeding is sharply reduced may increase the likelihood that the virus will be transmitted in the few feedings that remain. "These results suggest that early, abrupt cessation of breast-feeding for HIV-infected women in low-resource settings should be avoided," Dr. Kuhn noted.


'/>"/>

Contact: Stephanie Berger
sb2247@columbia.edu
212-305-4372
Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. 60 second test could help early diagnosis of common brain diseases
2. Restless legs syndrome affects nearly 2 percent of US/UK children
3. Bleeding, not inflammation, is major cause of early lung infection death
4. Pig study sheds new light on the colonisation of Europe by early farmers
5. Color contrast is seen by the brain early doors
6. Extra gene copies were enough to make early humans mouths water
7. Was ability to run early mans Achilles heel?
8. New technique can be breakthrough for early cancer diagnosis
9. Yam bean a nearly forgotten crop
10. NIH awards nearly $23M to University of Chicago for translational research
11. Yam bean a nearly forgotten crop
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... Inc. , a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, ... the new role of Senior Vice President of Mobile and ... platforms and wearable solutions for EyeLock,s technologies. Gerber brings more ... industry to his role at EyeLock, with expertise in human ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... YORK , Dec. 23, 2014  Since its launch in December ... people to eliminate the pain of trying to remember their ... own biometrics fused to their smartphones. To assist people who ... , the company that created 1U and focuses on redefining ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... 22, 2014 Research and Markets ( ... "The Global Watermarking and Fingerprinting Markets" ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 This insight provides ... and fingerprinting markets. Watermarking aims to control and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):EyeLock Names Steve Gerber as Senior Vice President of Mobile and Wearables 21U Offers Best Solution to the Username / Password Dilemma: For FREE! 21U Offers Best Solution to the Username / Password Dilemma: For FREE! 3The Global Watermarking and Fingerprinting Markets 2
... American Society for Microbiology (ASM) sanofi-aventis U.S. Award ... WWAMI Regional Center of Excellence for Biodefense and ... an unrestricted grant from sanofi-aventis U.S., this award ... his professional life, Dr. Stamm has worked with ...
... of biosolids (treated municipal sewage sludge) is a common ... nutrients and organic matter. However, the presence of detectable ... farmland application may result in accumulation of dioxins in ... chain because several congeners of dioxins have extremely high ...
... Spanish . Cancer is a disease characterised ... give higher proliferative capacity to cancer cells, but they ... research group led by Dr. Jos Carlos Fernndez-Checa in ... (IIBB-CSIC), a centre linked to the Institut d,Investigacions Biomdiques ...
Cached Biology News:Dioxin risk in soil and plant tissues after long-term biosolids application 2Mitochondrial cholesterol makes response to chemotherapy difficult in hepatic cancer 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... , Jan. 22, 2015  Transwestern | RBJ today announces the ... office space for Shire a leading biopharmaceutical company, at Two ... | RBJ,s Robert Richards , president, and Brian ... for the entire five-floor building at 95 Hayden Ave. ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Johnston, RI (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... State , The growing team of brand-neutral, independent consultants, ... CIO Philip Rogers explained that over the years, his ... including , Moroso, Town of Plainfield, as well as ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 22, 2015 Controlled Substance Compliance ... which helps companies check the legal requirements around using ... to China. , As their international operations expand ... adopting software solutions built as a result of the ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015  Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR ), world ... its commitment to sustainability with inclusion on a prestigious list ... ranked healthcare equipment company among the Corporate Knights Global 100 ... Forum at Davos, Switzerland . ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Transwestern | RBJ Advises Shire in 202,000 SF Lease, Creating Boston's Largest Suburban Biotech Campus 2Protocol Networks Brings Independent Technology Consulting to the Constitution State 2Global Compliance Service for Controlled Substances to Expand to China 2Varian Honored Among World's 100 Most Sustainable Corporations 2
... Introduction , ... algorithms for monitoring GeneChip ® expression data. These ... designed to accommodate the typical distribution of data found ... statistical techniques and are optimized to accommodate advancements in ...
... Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Application Report , ... serum Acepromazine , Gargi Choudhary, Thermo ... Wayne Skinner and Scott Stanley, University of California, Davis ... Acepromazine is widely used as a sedative in horses. ...
... Mass Spectrometry Application Note , Kevin ... Thermo Electron Corporation, Somerset, NJ, USA , ... Acrylamide has been identified as a potential ... industrial chemical, but acrylamide was recently discovered to be present at significant ...
Cached Biology Technology:New statistical algorithms for Monitoring Gene Expression on GeneChip® Probe Arrays 2New statistical algorithms for Monitoring Gene Expression on GeneChip® Probe Arrays 3New statistical algorithms for Monitoring Gene Expression on GeneChip® Probe Arrays 4New statistical algorithms for Monitoring Gene Expression on GeneChip® Probe Arrays 5New statistical algorithms for Monitoring Gene Expression on GeneChip® Probe Arrays 6Determination of Acepromazine and its Major Metabolite in Equine Serum by LC-MS/MS using the Finnigan LCQ Deca XP Plus Ion Trap Mass Spectrometer 2Determination of Acepromazine and its Major Metabolite in Equine Serum by LC-MS/MS using the Finnigan LCQ Deca XP Plus Ion Trap Mass Spectrometer 3Determination of Acepromazine and its Major Metabolite in Equine Serum by LC-MS/MS using the Finnigan LCQ Deca XP Plus Ion Trap Mass Spectrometer 4Quantitation of Acrylamide in Food Samples on the Finnigan TSQ Quantum Discovery by LC/APCI-MS/MS 2Quantitation of Acrylamide in Food Samples on the Finnigan TSQ Quantum Discovery by LC/APCI-MS/MS 3Quantitation of Acrylamide in Food Samples on the Finnigan TSQ Quantum Discovery by LC/APCI-MS/MS 4Quantitation of Acrylamide in Food Samples on the Finnigan TSQ Quantum Discovery by LC/APCI-MS/MS 5Quantitation of Acrylamide in Food Samples on the Finnigan TSQ Quantum Discovery by LC/APCI-MS/MS 6
...
... PGE1-d4 contains 4 deuterium atoms at the ... is intended for use as an internal ... GC- or LC-mass spectrometry. PGE1 is the ... but it is virtually undetectable in the ...
Direct ELISA Assay Diluent, 10 L...
... ZMD.474. Immunogen: Synthetic peptide derived ... mouse junctophilin-3. Specificity: Specific for ... protein. Reactivity: Mouse (positive controls: ... and heart tissues). Applications: Western ...
Biology Products: