December 2014

Hypertension, cardiovascular risk factors and antihypertensive medication utilisation among HIV-infected individuals in Rakai, Uganda.
Sander LD, Newell K, Ssebbowa P, Serwadda D, Quinn TC, Gray RH, Wawer MJ, Mondo G, Reynolds S. Trop Med Int Health. 2015 Mar;20(3):391-6.

November 2014

Neurodevelopmental Benefits of Antiretroviral Therapy in Ugandan Children Aged 0-6 Years With HIV.
Brahmbhatt H, Boivin M, Ssempijja V, Kigozi G, Kagaayi J, Serwadda D, Gray RH.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Nov 1;67(3):316-22. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000000295. PMCID: PMC4197805

HIV-1 Disease Progression to AIDS and Death in a Rural Ugandan Cohort is Primarily Dependent on Viral Load Despite Variable Subtype and T-cell Immune Activation Levels.
Eller MA, Opollo MS, Liu M, Redd AD, Eller LA, Kityo C, Kayiwa J, Laeyendecker O, Wawer MJ, Milazzo M, Kiwanuka N, Gray RH, Serwadda D, Sewankambo NK, Quinn TC, Michael NL, Wabwire-Mangen F, Sandberg JK, Robb ML.J Infect Dis. 2014 Nov 17. pii: jiu646. [Epub ahead of print] PMID:25404522

Effects of medical male circumcision (MC) on plasma HIV viral load in HIV+ HAART naïve men; Rakai, Uganda.
Kigozi G, Musoke R, Kighoma N, Watya S, Serwadda D, Nalugoda F, Kiwanuka N, Wabwire-Mangen F, Tobian A, Makumbi F, Galiwango RM, Sewankambo N, Nkale J, Nalwoga GK, Anyokorit M, Lutalo T, Gray RH, Wawer MJ. PLoS One. 2014 Nov 21;9(11):e110382. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0110382. eCollection 2014.PMCID:PMC4240554

Multiple sexual partnerships among female adolescents in rural Uganda: the effects of family structure and school attendance.
Pilgrim NA, Ahmed S, Gray RH, Sekasanvu J, Lutalo T, Nalugoda F, Serwadda D, Wawer MJ.
Int J Adolesc Med Health. 2014 Nov 21. doi: 10.1515/ijamh-2014-0032. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 25415632

October 2014

HIV acquisition is associated with increased antimicrobial peptides and reduced HIV neutralizing IgA in the foreskin prepuce of uncircumcised men.
Hirbod T, Kong X, Kigozi G, Ndyanabo A, Serwadda D, Prodger JL, Tobian AA, Nalugoda F, Wawer MJ, Shahabi K, Rojas OL, Gommerman JL, Broliden K, Kaul R, Gray RH. PLoS Pathog. 2014 Oct 2;10(10):e1004416. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1004416. eCollection 2014 Oct. PMCID:PMC4183701

Is CD4 Monitoring Needed Among Ugandan Clients Achieving a Virologic and Immunologic Response to Treatment?
Reynolds SJ, Sempa JB, Kiragga AN,Newell K, Nakigozi G, Galiwango R, Gray R, Quinn TC, Serwadda D, Chang L AIDS Patient Care STDS.2014 Oct 7. PMCID:PMC4227437

Factors associated with incident HIV infection versus prevalent infection among youth in Rakai, Uganda Edelstein ZR, Santelli JS, Helleringer S, Schuyler AC, Wei Y, Mathur S, Song X, Lutalo T, Nalugoda F, Gray RH, Wawer MJ, Serwadda DM. . J Epidemiol Glob Health. 2015 Mar;5(1):85-91. doi: 10.1016/j.jegh.2014.09.003. Epub 2014 Oct 20. PMID:25700927

Apr - Jun 2014

June 2014

Impaired natural killer cell responses are associated with loss of the highly activated NKG2A+CD57+CD56dim subset in HIV-1 subtype D infection in Uganda.
Naluyima P, Eller MA,Laeyendecker O, Quinn TC, Serwadda D, Sewankambo NK, Gray RH, Michael NL, Wabwire-Mangen F, Robb ML, Sandberg JK AIDS.2014 Jun 1;28(9):1273-1278. PMCID:PMC4032214

High-risk human papillomavirus viral load and persistence among heterosexual HIV-negative and HIV-positive men.
Grabowski MK, Gray RH, Serwadda D, Kigozi G, Gravitt PE, Nalugoda F, Reynolds SJ, Wawer MJ, Watya S, Quinn TC, Tobian AA. Sex Transm Infect. 2014 Jun;90(4):337-43. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2013-051230. Epub 2014 Jan 30. PMCID: PMC4030299


Male Circumcision Coverage, Knowledge, and Attitudes After 4-Years of Program Scale-up in Rakai, Uganda.
Kong X, Ssekasanvu J, Kigozi G, Lutalo T, Nalugoda F, Serwadda D, Wawer M, Gray R. AIDS Behav. 2014 May;18(5):880-4. doi: 10.1007/s10461-014-0740-0. PMID: 24633740

Preference for Sayana® Press versus intramuscular Depo-Provera among HIV-positive women in Rakai, Uganda: a randomized crossover trial. Contraception.
Polis CB, Nakigozi GF, Nakawooya H, Mondo G, Makumbi F,Gray RH; Members of the Rakai Health Sciences Program Sayana Press study team. 2014 May;89(5):385-95.doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2013.11.008. Epub 2013 Nov 15.

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; Rakai Genital Immunology Research Group. Mucosal Immunol. 2014 May;7(3):634-44. doi: 10.1038/mi.2013.83. Epub 2013 Oct 23. PMCID: PMC3997757

APRIL 2014

Wawer MJ, Jaramillo DE, Dančik V, Fass DM, Haggarty SJ, Shamji AF, Wagner BK, Schreiber SL, Clemons PA. Automated Structure-Activity Relationship Mining: Connecting Chemical Structure to Biological Profiles. J Biomol Screen. 2014 Apr 7. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:24710340

Kagaayi J, Gray RH, Whalen C, Fu P, Neuhauser D, McGrath JW, Sewankambo NK, Serwadda D, Kigozi G, Nalugoda F, Reynolds SJ, Wawer MJ, Singer ME. Indices to Measure Risk of HIV Acquisition in Rakai, Uganda. PLoS One. 2014 Apr 4;9(4):e92015. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0092015. eCollection 2014. PMCID: PMC3976261

Trichomonas vaginalis incidence associated with hormonal contraceptive use and hiv infection among women in rakai, uganda.
Brahmbhat H,Musoke R,Makumbi F, Kigozi G,Serwadda D, Wawer MJ, and Gray RH. Journal of Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 916597, 10 pages. Doi:10.1155/2014/916597.

Impact of HIV subtype on performance of the limiting antigen-avidity enzyme immunoassay, the bio-rad 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. 2014 Apr;30(4):339-44. doi: 10.1089/AID.2013.0169. Epub 2013 Oct 25. PMCID:PMC3976571

Jul - Sept 2014

August 2014

The safety and acceptance of the PrePex device for non-surgical adult male circumcision in Rakai, Uganda. A non-randomized observational study.
Kigozi G, Musoke R, Watya S, Kighoma N, Nkale J, Nakafeero M, Namuguzi D, Serwada D, Nalugoda F, Sewankambo N, Wawer MJ, Gray RH. PLoS One. 2014 Aug 21;9(8):e100008. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0100008. eCollection 2014. PMCID:PMC4140666


Family structure effects on early sexual debut among adolescent girls in Rakai, Uganda.
Pilgrim NA, Ahmed S, Gray RH, Sekasanvu J, Lutalo T, Nalugoda F, Serwadda D, Wawer MJ. Vulnerable Child Youth Stud. 2014 Jul 1;9(3):193-205. PMCID:PMC4194054

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. 2014 Jul;40(3):208-16. doi: 10.1136/jfprhc-2013-100593. Epub 2013 Aug 16.PMCID: PMC4078711

Jan - Mar 2014

MARCH 2014

Tobian AA, Gaydos C, Gray RH, Kigozi G, Serwadda D, Quinn N, Grabowski MK, Musoke R, Ndyanabo A, Nalugoda F, Wawer MJ, Quinn TC. Male circumcision and Mycoplasma genitalium infection in female partners: a randomised trial in Rakai, Uganda. Sex Transm Infect. 2014 Mar;90(2):150-4. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2013-051293. Epub 2013 Nov 20. PMCID: PMC4018720

Field Evaluation of PIMA Point-of-Care CD4 Testing in Rakai, Uganda.
Galiwango RM, Lubyayi L, Musoke R, Kalibbala S, Buwembo M, Kasule J, Serwadda D, Gray RH, Reynolds SJ, Chang LW. PLoS One. 2014 Mar 10;9(3):e88928. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0088928. eCollection 2014. PMCID: PMC3948619

The Role of Viral Introductions in Sustaining Community-Based HIV Epidemics in Rural Uganda: Evidence from Spatial Clustering, Phylogenetics, and Egocentric Transmission Models.
GrabowskiMK, LesslerJ, Redd A, Kagaayi J, Laeyendecker O, Ndyanabo A, Nelson M, Cummings D, Bwanika JB, MuellerAC, Reynolds SJ, Munshaw S, Ray SC, Lutalo T, Manucci J, Tobian AA, Chang LW, Beyrer C,Jennings JM, Nalugoda F, Serwadda D, Wawer MJ, Quinn TC, Gray RH, the Rakai Health Sciences Program. PLOS Medicine. March 04, 2014. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001610. PMCID:PMC3942316


Safety of medical male circumcision in human immunodeficiency virus-infected men in rakai, Uganda.
Kigozi G, Musoke R, Kighoma N, Kiwanuka N, Makumbi F, Nalugoda F, Wabwire-Mangen F, Serwadda D, Wawer MJ, Gray RH. Urology. 2014 Feb;83(2):294-7. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2013.08.038. Epub 2013 Nov 26. PMID: 24286598

Importance of Relationship Context in HIV Transmission: Results From a Qualitative Case-Control Study in Rakai, Uganda.
Higgins JA, Mathur S, Eckel E, Kelly L, Nakyanjo N, Sekamwa R, Namatovu J, Ddaaki W, Nakubulwa R, Namakula S, Nalugoda F, Santelli JS. Am J Public Health. 2014 Feb 13. [Epub ahead of print]. PMCID:PMC4025686


High-risk human papillomavirus viral load and persistence among heterosexual HIV-negative and HIV-positive men.
Grabowski MK, Gray RH, Serwadda D, Kigozi G, Gravitt PE, Nalugoda F, Reynolds SJ, Wawer MJ, Watya S, Quinn TC, Tobian AA. Sex Transm Infect. 2014 Jan 30. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2013-051230. [Epub ahead of print]. PMCID: PMC4030299

Marriage and the risk of incident HIV infection in Rakai, Uganda
Nalugoda F, Guwatudde D, Bwaninka JB, Makumbi FE, Lutalo T, Kagaayi J, Sewankambo NK, Kigozi G, Serwadda DM, Kong X, Wawer MJ, Wabwire-Mangen F, Gray RH. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Jan 1;65(1):91-8. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e3182a7f08a. PMCID: PMC3897786

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; The Rakai Genital Immunology Research Group. J Infect Dis. 2014 Jan 2. [Epub ahead of print]. PMCID:PMC3969543

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

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 1;209(1):66-73. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jit425. Epub 2013 Aug 6.PMCID: PMC3864385


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