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Antiviral Resistance and Correlates of Virologic Failure in the first Cohort of HIV-Infected Children Gaining Access to Structured Antiretroviral Therapy in Lima, Peru: A Cross-Sectional Analysis

Barbara A Rath128*, Max von Kleist3, Maria E Castillo49, Lenka Kolevic4, Patricia Caballero5, Giselle Soto-Castellares6, Angela M Amedee7, James E Robinson2, David K Katzenstein8, Russell B Van Dyke2 and Richard A Oberhelman2

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pneumonology-Immunology, Charité University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany

2 Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

3 Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Free University Berlin, Berlin, Germany

4 Infectious Diseases Service, Instituto Nacional de Salud del Niño Lima, Peru

5 Executive Directorate of Research, National Institute of Health, Lima, Peru

6 Asociación Benéfica PRISMA, Lima, Peru

7 Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Parasitology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

8 Center for AIDS Research, Stanford University, Stanford, Palo Alto, USA

9 Department of Pediatrics, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

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BMC Infectious Diseases 2013, 13:1  doi:10.1186/1471-2334-13-1

Published: 2 January 2013

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Individual viral load dynamics in children after treatment initiation, stratified by responders (black solid dots) and children who experienced virologic failure (red squares).

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Sequencing Data. Table with the raw viral sequencing data from dried blood spots.

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OLA Data. Table with the raw OLA data from plasma (RNA-OLA) and PBMCs (DNA-OLA).

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