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PLOS ONE, ISSN 1932-6203, 04/2019, Volume 14, Issue 4, p. e0213975
The genital tract of African women has been shown to differ from what is currently accepted as 'normal', defined by a pH <= 4.5 and lactobacilli-dominated... 
VAGINAL MICROBIOME | HORMONAL CONTRACEPTIVES | TARGET | TRACT | TRANSMISSION | SEXUALLY-TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS | MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES | ACQUISITION | IMMUNE ACTIVATION | BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS | AGE | HIV Infections - prevention & control | Lactobacillus crispatus - immunology | Humans | Vagina - immunology | Progesterone - blood | Estrogens - blood | CD4-Positive T-Lymphocytes - immunology | Young Adult | HIV Infections - immunology | Women's Health - statistics & numerical data | Female | Vaginosis, Bacterial - epidemiology | Cytokines - immunology | Vagina - cytology | Microbiota - immunology | Cytokines - metabolism | Lactobacillus crispatus - isolation & purification | Risk Factors | South Africa - epidemiology | Progesterone - immunology | Vaginosis, Bacterial - immunology | Cervix Uteri - microbiology | Adolescent | Cervix Uteri - immunology | Vaginosis, Bacterial - blood | Estrogens - immunology | Vagina - microbiology | Cervix Uteri - cytology | Cohort Studies | Hydrogen-Ion Concentration | Microbiota (Symbiotic organisms) | Estrogen | Mycoses | T cells | HIV (Viruses) | Teenage girls | Risk factors | Sexually transmitted diseases | Interleukins | Young women | Progesterone | Oral contraceptives | Health aspects | HIV infection | Reproductive health | Demographic aspects | Physiological aspects | Research | Genital tract | Gram stain | Hormones | pH effects | Proteins | Contraceptives | Cell activation | Microbiota | CD38 antigen | Human immunodeficiency virus--HIV | Medical research | CCR5 protein | Cytokines | Gynecology | Vagina | Tumor necrosis factor-α | Interleukin 16 | Girls | Disease prevention | Disease transmission | Infectious diseases | TRAIL protein | Macrophage inflammatory protein | Health sciences | Flow cytometry | Candidiasis | Laboratories | Interleukin | Lymphocytes T | Infections | Activation | Chlamydia trachomatis | Interleukin 6 | Lymphocytes | Adolescents | Stains | Interleukin 9 | Lactobacilli | Health risks | Norms | Inflammation | CD4 antigen | Medicine | Womens health | Histocompatibility antigen HLA | Apoptosis | Human immunodeficiency virus | HIV
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JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, ISSN 1525-4135, 09/2019, Volume 82, Issue 1, pp. 51 - 60
Studies of seronegative individuals in HIV discordant relationships provide important insights into the effects of HIV exposure on the seronegative partner,... 
Antiretroviral drugs | CCR5 protein | Correlation | CD8 antigen | Partnerships | Activation | Lymphocytes T | Tumor necrosis factor-α | Ribonucleic acid--RNA | IL-1β | Blood | CD4 antigen | Cell activation | Lymphocytes | Human immunodeficiency virus--HIV | Interleukin 10
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Sexually Transmitted Infections, ISSN 1368-4973, 02/2019, Volume 95, Issue 1, pp. 5 - 12
ObjectivesVaginal dysbiosis and STIs are important drivers of the HIV epidemic and reproductive complications. These conditions remain prevalent, partly... 
cytokine | female genital tract | sexually transmitted infection | biomarker | bacterial vaginosis | point-of-care test | OF-CARE TESTS | WOMEN | INFECTIOUS DISEASES | ASSAY | HIV ACQUISITION | HIGH-RISK | CONTRACEPTION | BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS | Gardnerella - genetics | Interleukin-1alpha - immunology | Humans | RNA, Ribosomal, 16S - analysis | Vagina - immunology | Interleukin-1alpha - metabolism | Sexually Transmitted Diseases - diagnosis | Asymptomatic Diseases | Vaginosis, Bacterial - metabolism | Sexually Transmitted Diseases - metabolism | Bodily Secretions - chemistry | Young Adult | Asymptomatic Infections | Dysbiosis - diagnosis | Dysbiosis - immunology | Interleukin-1beta - metabolism | Chemokine CXCL10 - immunology | Polymerase Chain Reaction | Adult | Female | Prevotella - genetics | Cytokines - immunology | Cytokines - metabolism | Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay | Vaginosis, Bacterial - diagnosis | Sexually Transmitted Diseases - immunology | Interleukin-1beta - immunology | Inflammation | Vagina - chemistry | Kenya | Dysbiosis - metabolism | Vaginosis, Bacterial - immunology | Mass Screening | Point-of-Care Systems | Adolescent | Biomarkers | South Africa | Vagina - metabolism | Vagina - microbiology | Chemokine CXCL10 - metabolism | Hydrogen-Ion Concentration | Antigens | Birth control | Microbiota | Human papillomavirus | Cytokines | Laboratories | Human immunodeficiency virus--HIV | Infections | Health risk assessment | Viral infections
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Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, ISSN 1058-4838, 11/2019
Adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa are at risk for HIV infection and unintended pregnancies. Observational studies suggest that injectable hormonal... 
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Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Natuurwetenskap en Tegnologie, ISSN 0254-3486, 01/2017, Volume 36, Issue 1
Young South African women, from resource-poor communities, face several sexual and reproductive health challenges. Here we describe the vaginal microbiota and... 
Reproductive health | Low income areas | Health care | Low income groups | Neonates | rRNA 16S | Communities | Income | Viruses | Risk | Infections | Density | Vaginosis | Reproduction | Sexually transmitted diseases | Microbiota | Human papillomavirus | Chlamydia | Human immunodeficiency virus--HIV | Reproductive systems | Risk groups | Health risks | Vagina | Inflammation | Polymerase chain reaction | Streptococcus | Sepsis | Population density
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Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Natuurwetenskap en Tegnologie, ISSN 0254-3486, 01/2017, Volume 36, Issue 1
Opsomming Jong Suid-Afrikaanse vroue uit hulpbron-arm gemeenskappe staar verskeie uitdagings in die gesig in terme van hulle seksuele en reproduktiewe... 
Sepsis | rRNA 16S | Streptococcus | Chlamydia
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Scientific Reports, ISSN 2045-2322, 12/2018, Volume 8, Issue 1, pp. 11109 - 9
Adolescent girls and young women represent a key risk group for sexually transmitted infections (STIs). The vaginal microbiota is thought to play an important... 
WOMEN | CERVIX | REPRODUCTIVE-AGE | HIV | MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES | SUSCEPTIBILITY | NEISSERIA-GONORRHOEAE | BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS | Adolescence | Microbiota | rRNA 16S | Chlamydia | Acetylcholine receptors | Vagina | Infections | Teenagers
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PLoS ONE, ISSN 1932-6203, 01/2018, Volume 13, Issue 1, p. e0190166
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Scientific Reports, ISSN 2045-2322, 12/2018, Volume 8, Issue 1, pp. 12203 - 12
Measurement of cytokines in the lower female genital tract offer insight into risk for HIV infection and reproductive complications. However, few studies have... 
CELLS | INFECTIONS | RNA | LOAD | MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES | RISK | MECHANISMS | CHEMOKINE | PROTEINS | FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE-TRACT | CERVICOVAGINAL SECRETIONS | Antiretroviral drugs | Genital tract | Menstruation | Factor analysis | Cytokines | Human immunodeficiency virus--HIV | Mucosa | IP-10 protein | Sampling
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Immunology, ISSN 0019-2805, 08/2017, Volume 151, Issue 4, pp. 464 - 473
Summary Several host factors have been implicated in resistance to HIV infection in individuals who remain HIV‐seronegative despite exposure. In a cohort of... 
HIV | CCR5 | resistance | immune activation | IMMUNOLOGY | HUMAN-IMMUNODEFICIENCY-VIRUS | TYPE-1 INFECTION | IN-VITRO | SOUTH-AFRICAN POPULATIONS | T-CELL-ACTIVATION | FEMALE SEX WORKERS | CD4(+) LYMPHOCYTES | RECEPTOR GENE | BETA-CHEMOKINE PRODUCTION | DISEASE PROGRESSION | Haplotypes | HIV Seropositivity | Lymphocyte Activation | HIV Infections - epidemiology | Humans | Middle Aged | Gene Expression Regulation | Receptors, CCR5 - genetics | Male | Polymorphism, Genetic | Environmental Exposure - adverse effects | HIV Infections - immunology | HIV-1 - immunology | Receptors, CCR5 - metabolism | Adult | Female | South Africa | T-Lymphocytes - immunology | Marriage | Granulocyte-Macrophage Colony-Stimulating Factor - blood | Interferon-gamma - blood | Interleukin-2 - blood | Genetic aspects | Interferon | Macrophage colony stimulating factor | Biological response modifiers | T cells | HIV (Viruses) | Health aspects | HIV infection | CD8 antigen | Interleukin | Fluorescence | Infections | Activation | Lymphocytes T | Males | Macrophages | Cell activation | Interleukin 2 | Lymphocytes | CD38 antigen | Human immunodeficiency virus--HIV | Colony-stimulating factor | Genotypes | Activation analysis | Antiretroviral drugs | CCR5 protein | Cytokines | Granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor | T cell receptors | Exposure | CD4 antigen | Histocompatibility antigen HLA | Females | Original
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