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All Articles Published in 2013

DECEMBER 2013

HIV-1 envelope replication and α4β7 utilization among newly infected subjects and their corresponding heterosexual partners.
Pena-Cruz V, Etemad B, Chatziandreou N, Nyein PH, Stock S, Reynolds SJ, Laeyendecker O, Gray RH, Serwadda D, Lee SJ, Quinn TC, Sagar M. Retrovirology. 2013 Dec 26;10(1):162. doi: 10.1186/1742-4690-10-162. PMCID:PMC3883469

High frequency of false positive HCV ELISA in Rakai, Uganda.
Mullis CE, Laeyendecker O, Reynolds SJ, Ocama P, Quinn J, Boaz I, Gray RH, Kirk GD, Thomas DL, Quinn TC, Stabinski L. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Dec;57(12):1747-50. doi: 10.1093/cid/cit602. Epub 2013 Sep 18. PMCID: PMC3840403

High prevalence of malaria parasitemia and anemia among hospitalized children in Rakai, Uganda. Kiggundu VL,O'Meara WP,Musoke R,Nalugoda FK,Kigozi G,Baghendaghe E,Lutalo T,Achienge MK,Reynolds SJ, Makumbi F,Serwadda D,Gray RH,Wools-Kaloustian KK PLoS One. 2013 Dec 17;8(12):e82455. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0082455. eCollection 2013. PMCID: PMC3866122

NOVEMBER 2013

Male circumcision wound healing in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-negative and HIV-positive men in Rakai, Uganda.
Kigozi G, Musoke R, Kighoma N, Watya S, Serwadda D, Nalugoda F, Kiwanuka N, Nkale J, Wabwire-Mangen F, Makumbi F, Sewankambo NK, Gray RH, Wawer MJ.
BJU Int. 2014 Jan;113(1):127-32. doi: 10.1111/bju.12406. Epub 2013 Nov 27. PMID: 24053645

Preference for Sayana Press versus intramuscular Depo-Provera among HIV-positive women in Rakai, Uganda: a randomized crossover trial.
Polis CB, Nakigozi GF, Nakawooya H, Mondo G, Makumbi F, Gray RH, and members of the RHSP Sayana Press study team. Contraception.
2013 Nov 15. pii: S0010-7824(13)00695-1. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2013.11.008. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24332432

Development of Methods for Cross-Sectional HIV Incidence Estimation in a Large, Community Randomized Trial.
Laeyendecker O, Kulich M, Donnell D, Komárek A, Omelka M, Mullis CE, Szekeres G, Piwowar-Manning E, Fiamma A, Gray RH, Lutalo T, Morrison CS, Salata RA, Chipato T, Celum C, Kahle EM, Taha TE, Kumwenda NI, Karim QA, Naranbhai V, Lingappa JR, Sweat MD, Coates T, Eshleman SH. LoS One. 2013 Nov 13;8(11):e78818. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0078818. eCollection 2013. PMID: 24236054. PMCID: PMC3827276

Use of Withdrawal (Coitus Interruptus) for Both Pregnancy and HIV Prevention among Young Adults in Rakai, Uganda.
Higgins JA, Gregor L, Mathur S, Nakyanjo N, Nalugoda F, Santelli JS.
J Sex Med. 2013 Nov 18. doi: 10.1111/jsm.12375. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24238371

HIV Infection in Uncircumcised Men Is Associated With Altered CD8 T-cell Function But Normal CD4 T-cell Numbers in the Foreskin.
Prodger JL, Hirbod T, Gray R, Kigozi G, Nalugoda F, Galiwango R, Reynolds SJ, Huibner S, Wawer MJ, Serwadda D, Kaul R; Rakai Genital Immunology Research Group. J Infect Dis. 2014 Apr;209(8):1185-94. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jit644. Epub 2013 Nov 25. PMCID: PMC3969543

OCTOBER 2013

Effects of hormonal contraceptive use on HIV acquisition and transmission among HIV-discordant couples
Lutalo T, Musoke R, Kong X, Makumbi F, Serwadda D, Nalugoda F, Kigozi G, Sewankambo N, Sekasanvu J, Wawer M, Gray R.
AIDS 2013 Oct;27 Suppl 1:S27-34. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000045. PMID: 24088681

Impact of HIV Subtype on Performance of the Limiting Antigen-Avidity Enzyme Immunoassay, the BioRad Avidity Assay, and the BED Capture Immunoassay in Rakai, Uganda.
Longosz AF, Serwadda D, Nalugoda F, Kigozi G, Franco V, Gray RH, Quinn TC, Eshleman SH, Laeyendecker O. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2013 Oct 25; 29(00); [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24083837

Immune correlates of HIV exposure without infection in foreskins of men from Rakai, Uganda.
Prodger JL, Hirbod T, Kigozi G, Nalugoda F, Reynolds SJ, Galiwango R, Shahabi K, Serwadda D, Wawer MJ, Gray RH, Kaul R.
Mucosal Immunol. 2013 Oct 23. doi: 10.1038/mi.2013.83. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24150258

Proper surgical training and grading of complications for shang ring circumcision are necessary.
Lee R, Osterberg EC, Li PS, Goldstein M, Barone M, Combes SL, Sokal D, Gray R, Kigozi G, Watya S. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Oct 1;64(2):e11. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e3182a333ad. PMID: 24047972. PMCID: PMC3863592

  

SEPTEMBER 2013

Risk and protective correlates of young women's first sexual experiences in Rakai, Uganda.

Mmari KN, Kaggwa E, Wagman J, Gray R, Wawer M, Nalugoda F. Int Perspect Sex Reprod Health. 2013 Sep;39(3):153-62. doi: 10.1363/3915313. PMID: 24135047

Male circumcision decreases high-risk human papillomavirus viral load in female partners: a randomized trial in Rakai, Uganda.

Int J Cancer. 2013 Sep 1;133(5):1247-52. doi: 10.1002/ijc.28100. Epub 2013 Mar 7. PMID: 23400966. PMCID: PMC3732529.

HIV Type 1 Polymerase Gene Polymorphisms Are Associated With Phenotypic Differences in Replication Capacity and Disease Progression.

Ng OT, Laeyendecker O, Redd AD, Munshaw S, Grabowski MK, Paquet AC, Evans MC, Haddad M, Huang W, Robb ML, Reynolds SJ, Gray RH, Wawer MJ, Serwadda D, Eshleman SH, Quinn TC. J Infect Dis. 2013 Sep 11. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 23922373. PMCID: PMC3864385

Reactivation of Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 after Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy.

Tobian AA, Grabowski MK, Serwadda D, Newell K, Ssebbowa P, Franco V, Nalugoda F, Wawer MJ, Gray RH, Quinn TC, Reynolds SJ; on Behalf of the Rakai Health Sciences Program. J Infect Dis. 2013 Sep 1;208(5):839-46. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jit252. Epub 2013 Jun 28. PMID: 23812240. PMCID: PMC3733512

Evaluation of current rapid HIV test algorithms in Rakai, Uganda.

Galiwango RM, Musoke R, Lubyayi L, Ssekubugu R, Kalibbala S, Ssekweyama V, Mirembe V, Nakigozi G, Reynolds SJ, Serwadda D, Gray RH, Kigozi G. J Virol Methods. 2013 Sep;192(1-2):25-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jviromet.2013.04.003. Epub 2013 Apr 11. PMID: 23583487. PMCID: PMC3749432

AUGUST 2013

The acceptability and safety of the Shang Ring for adult male circumcision in Rakai, Uganda.

Kigozi G,Musoke R, Watya S, Kighoma N, Ssebbowa P,Serwadda D,Nalugoda F,Makumbi F,Li P,Lee R,Goldstein M,Wawer M,Sewankambo N,Gray RH J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Aug 15;63(5):617-21. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e3182968dda. PMID: 23614991. PMCID: PMC3805675

A Qualitative Study of Barriers to Enrollment into Free HIV Care: Perspectives of Never-in-Care HIV-Positive Patients and Providers in Rakai, Uganda.

Nakigozi G, Atuyambe L, Kamya M, Makumbi FE, Chang LW, Nakyanjo N, Kigozi G, Nalugoda F, Kiggundu V, Serwadda D, Wawer M, Gray R. Biomed Res Int. 2013;2013:470245. doi: 10.1155/2013/470245. Epub 2013 Aug 22. PMID: 24058908. PMCID: PMC3766571

Longitudinal study of correlates of modern contraceptive use and impact of HIV care programmes among HIV concordant and serodiscordant couples in Rakai, Uganda.

Brahmbhatt H, Makumbi F, Lutalo T, Sekasanvu J, Serwadda D, Wawer MJ, Gray RH. J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care. 2013 Aug 16. doi: 10.1136/jfprhc-2013-100593. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 23955379

Male Circumcision Wound Healing in HIV-negative and HIV-positive men in Rakai, Uganda.

Godfrey K, Richard M, Nehemiah K, Stepehn W, David S, Fred N, Noah K, James N, Wabwire-Mangen F, Frederick M, Nelson S, Ronald GH, Maria WJ. BJU Int. 2013 Aug 12. doi: 10.1111/bju.12406. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24053645

HIV Type 1 Polymerase Gene Polymorphisms Are Associated With Phenotypic Differences in Replication Capacity and Disease Progression.

Ng OT, Laeyendecker O, Redd AD, Munshaw S, Grabowski MK, Paquet AC, Evans MC, Haddad M, Huang W, Robb ML, Reynolds SJ, Gray RH, Wawer MJ, Serwadda D, Eshleman SH, Quinn TC. J Infect Dis. 2014 Jan;209(1):66-73. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jit425. Epub 2013 Aug 6. PMID: 23922373. PMCID: PMC3864385

Programme science research on medical male circumcision scale-up in sub-Saharan Africa.

Gray RH,Wawer MJ,Kigozi G Sex Transm Infect. 2013 Aug;89(5):345-9. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2012-050595. Epub 2013 May 22. PMID: 23698513

Differential Specificity of HIV Incidence Assays in HIV Subtypes A and D-Infected Individuals from Rakai, Uganda.

Mullis CE,Munshaw S,Grabowski MK,Eshleman SH,Serwadda D,Brookmeyer R,Nalugoda F,Kigozi G,Kagaayi J,Tobian AA,Wawer M,Gray RH,Quinn TC,Laeyendecker O AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2013 Aug;29(8):1146-50. doi: 10.1089/AID.2012.0105. Epub 2013 May 29. PMID: 23641870. PMCID: PMC3715796


JULY 2013

Liver stiffness is associated with monocyte activation in HIV-infected Ugandans without viral hepatitis.

Redd AD, Wendel SK, Grabowski MK, Ocama P, Kiggundu V, Bbosa F,Boaz I,Balagopal A,Reynolds S,Gray RH, Serwadda D,Kirk G,Quinn TC,Stabinski L AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2013 Jul;29(7):1026-30. Epub 2013 May 8. PMID: 23548102 PMCID: PMC3685686

Financial Implications of Male Circumcision Scale-Up for the Prevention of HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections in a Sub-Saharan African Community.

Kacker S, Frick KD, Quinn TC, Gray RH, Tobian AA. Sex Transm Dis. 2013 Jul;40(7):559-68. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3182945e56. PMID: 23965771. PMCID: PMC3752094

Behavioral, Biological, and Demographic Risk and Protective Factors for New HIV Infections among Youth, Rakai, Uganda.

Santelli JS,Edelstein ZR,Mathur S,Wei Y,Zhang W,Orr MG, Higgins JA, Nalugoda F,Gray RH,Wawer MJ,Serwadda DM J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Jul 1;63(3):393-400. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e3182926795. PMID:23535293

Differential loss of invariant NKT cells and FoxP3+ regulatory T cells in HIV-1 subtype A and subtype D infections.

Flach B,Naluyima P,Blom K,Gonzalez VD,Eller LA,Laeyendecker O, Quinn TC, Serwadda D,Sewankambo NK,Wawer MJ ,Gray RH, Michael NL,Wabwire-Mangen F,Robb ML,Eller MA,Sandberg JK J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Jul 1;63(3):289-93. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e31828b2073. PMID: 23403863. PMCID: PMC3683089

 

JUNE 2013

Risk factors for intimate partner violence in women in the Rakai Community Cohort Study, Uganda, from 2000 to 2009.

Kouyoumdjian FG, Calzavara LM, Bondy SJ, O’Campo P, Serwadda D, Nalugoda F, Kagaayi J, Kigozi G, Wawer MJ, Gray RH. BMC Public Health. 2013 Jun 10;13(1):566. PMID: 2375912

Reactivation of Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 after Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy.

Tobian AA, Grabowski MK, Serwadda D, Newell K, Ssebbowa P, Franco V, Nalugoda F, Wawer MJ, Gray RH, Quinn TC, Reynolds SJ; on Behalf of the Rakai Health Sciences Program. J Infect Dis. 2013 Jun 28. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 23812240. PMCID: PMC3733512

Contextual barriers and motivators to adult male medical circumcision in Rakai, Uganda.

Ssekubugu R, Leontsini E, Wawer MJ, Serwadda D, Kigozi G, Kennedy CE, Nalugoda F, Sekamwa R, Wagman J, Gray RH. Qual Health Res. 2013 Jun;23(6):795-804. doi: 10.1177/1049732313482189. Epub 2013 Mar 20. PMID: 23515302

Human Papillomavirus Clearance Among Males Is Associated With HIV Acquisition and Increased Dendritic Cell Density in the Foreskin

Tobian AA, Grabowski MK,Kigozi G,Redd AD,Eaton KP,Serwadda D,Cornish TC, Nalugoda F, Watya S, Buwembo D,Nkale J,Wawer MJ, Quinn TC,Gray RH . J Infect Dis. 2013 Jun 1;207(11):1713-22.Epub 2013 Jan 23. PMID: 23345339. PMCID: PMC3636782


MAY 2013

High-risk human papillomavirus prevalence is associated with HIV infection among heterosexual men in Rakai, Uganda. Sex Transm Infect

Tobian AA, Grabowski MK, Kigozi G, Gravitt PE, Eaton KP, Serwadda D, Nalugoda F, Wawer MJ, Quinn TC, Gray RH. (2013 Mar;89(2):122-7. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2012-050524. Epub 2012 May 24. PMID: 22628661. PMCID: PMC3640492

Intimate partner violence is associated with incident HIV infection in women in Uganda

Kouyoumdjian FG, Calzavara LM, Bondy SJ, O’Campo P, Serwadda D, Nalugoda F, Kagaayi J, Kigozi G, Wawer MJ, Gray RH. AIDS. 2013 May 15;27(8):1331-8. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0b013e32835fd851. PMID: 23925380

Male circumcision reduces penile high-risk human papilloavirus viral load in a randomized clinical trial in Rakai, Uganda.

Wilson LE, Gravitt P, Tobian AA, Kigozi G, Serwadda D, Nalugoda F, Watya S, Wawer MJ, Gray RH. Sex Transm Infect doi: 2012 Oct 30. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23112341. PMCID: PMC3706631

Male circumcision decreases penile sensitivity as measured in a large cohort.

Morris BJ, Krieger JN, Kigozi G. PMID: 23578245

APRIL 2013

Sexual coercion among adolescent women in rakai, Uganda: does family structure matter?

Pilgrim NA,Ahmed S,Gray RH,Sekasanvu J,Lutalo T,Nalugoda FK,Serwadda D, Wawer MJ J Interpers Violence. 2013 Apr;28(6):1289-313. doi: 10.1177/0886260512468246. Epub 2013 Jan 6. PMID: 23295373

Male circumcision significantly reduces prevalence and load of genital anaerobic bacteria.

Liu CM,Hungate BA,Tobian AA,Serwadda D,Ravel J,Lester R,Kigozi G,Aziz M,Galiwango RM,Nalugoda F,Contente-Cuomo TL,Wawer MJ,Keim P,Gray RH,Price LB MBio. 2013 Apr 16;4(2):e00076. doi: 10.1128/mBio.00076-13. PMID: 23592260. PMCID: PMC3634604

  

MARCH 2013

Behavioral, Biological, and Demographic Risk and Protective Factors for New HIV Infections among Youth, Rakai, Uganda.
Santelli JS, Edelstein ZR, Mathur S,Wei Y, Zhang W,Orr MG, Higgins JA, Nalugoda F, Gray RH, Wawer MJ, Serwadda DM. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Jul 1;63(3):393-400. PMID: 23535293

Community understandings of responses to gender equality and empowerment in Rakai, Uganda.
Mullinax M, Higgins J, Wagman J, Nakyanjo N, Kigozi G, Serwadda D, Wawer MJ, Gray RH, Nalugoda F. Glob Public Health. 2013 Mar 7. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23463914

High-risk human papillomavirus prevalence is associated with HIV infection among heterosexual men in Rakai, Uganda.
Tobian AA, Grabowski MK, Kigozi G, Gravitt PE, Eaton KP, Serwadda D, Nalugoda F, Wawer MJ, Quinn TC, Gray RH.
Sex Transm Infect. 2013 Mar;89(2):122-7. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2012-050524. Epub 2012 May 24. PMID: 2262866. PMCID: PMC3640492

FEBRUARY 2013

Flach B,Naluyima P, Blom K, Gonzalez VD,Eller LA,Laeyendecker O , Quinn TC , Serwadda D , Sewankambo NK , Wawer MJ , Gray RH , Michael NL , Wabwire-Mangen F , Robb ML , Eller MA , Sandberg JK . Differential loss of invariant NKT cells and FoxP3+ regulatory T cells in HIV-1 subtype A and subtype D infections. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Feb 11. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 23403863. PMCID: PMC3683089

Kong X , Ndyanabo A , Nalugoda F , Kigozi G , Ssekasanvu J , Lutalo T , Serwadda D , Wawer M , Gray R H. The accuracy of women's reports of their partner's male circumcision status in Rakai, Uganda. AIDS. Feb 2013 20;27(4):662-4. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0b013e32835c557c. PMID: 3169325. PMCID: PMC3932992

Davis MA , Gray RH , Grabowski MK , Serwadda D , Kigozi G , Gravitt PE , Nalugoda F , Watya S , Wawer MJ , Quinn TC , Tobian AA . Male circumcision decreases high-risk human papillomavirus viral load in female partners: A randomized trial in Rakai, Uganda. Int J Cancer. 2013 Feb 8. doi: 10.1002/ijc.28100. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 23400966. PMCID: PMC3732529

Gray RH, Wawer MJ. Mixed results of pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention. Nat. Rev. Urol. 2013 Feb;10(2):74-5. Epub 2013 Jan 15. PMID: 23318361

JANUARY 2013

Chang LW, Serwadda D, Quinn TC, Wawer MJ, Gray RH, Reynolds SJ. Combination implementation for HIV prevention: moving from clinical trial evidence to population-level effects. Lancet Infect Dis. 2013 Jan;13(1):65-76. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(12)70273-6. PMID: 23257232. PMCID: PMC3792852

Tobian AA , Kigozi G , Wawer MJ , Serwadda D , Quinn TC , Gray RH . Herpes simplex virus type-2 assay specificity and male circumcision to reduce herpes simplex virus type-2 acquisition. AIDS. 2013 Jan 2;27(1):147-9. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0b013e32835aa181. PMID: 23221430. PMCID: PMC3787836

Rositch AF , Gravitt PE , Tobian AA , Newell K , Quinn TC , Serwadda D , Ssebbowa P , Kiggundu V , Gray RH , Reynolds SJ . Frequent Detection of HPV before and after Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy among HIV/HSV-2 Co-Infected Women in Uganda. PLoS One. 2013;8(1):e55383. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0055383. Epub 2013 Jan 29. PMID: 23383171. PMCID: PMC3558485

Pilgrim NA , Ahmed S , Gray RH , Sekasanvu J , Lutalo T , Nalugoda FK , Serwadda D , Wawer MJ . Sexual coercion among adolescent women in rakai, Uganda: does family structure matter? J Interpers Violence. 2013 Apr;28(6):1289-313. doi: 10.1177/0886260512468246. Epub 2013 Jan 6. PMID: 23295373

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