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Factors influencing patient adherence to antiretroviral treatment at Mbagathi district hospital, Nairobi, Kenya
Antiretroviral therapy was introduced in the mid 1990's as a way of managing HIV (Human Immunodeficiency virus) disease. Nevertheless, the clinical management of HIV disease continues to present major challenges. One of ...
Genetic polymorphisms of interleukin-receptor antagonist (IL-1RA) gene among HIV infected and non-infected individuals in Nairobi
Interleukin-l (IL-l) and its endogenous antagonist IL-l receptor antagonist (IL-l RA) play an important role in various inflammatory responses. They are both produced in chromosome two and their production is different ...
Determination of chemokine co-receptor 2 (CCR2) gene polymorphism from HIV-1 infected patients in Kenya
Since the first cases of Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) were reported in 1981, infection with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) has grown to pandemic proportions, resulting in an estimated 65 million infections ...