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Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology ISSN 1077–9450 Irregular Lippincott-Raven Publishers 227 E. Washington Sq. Philadelphia, PA 19106 Notes From the Underground PWA Health Group 31 W. , 4th Fl. I. , Ste. 220 San Francisco, CA 94103 POZ ISSN 1075–5705 Bimonthly Strubco Media Group, Inc. O. Box 1274 New York, NY 10113–1279 PWA Coalition Newsline ISSN 1069–3637 Monthly People With AIDS Coalition 263AW. , Rm. S. Federal and State Government Documents AIDS Bibliography (National Library of Medicine) Published on a quarterly basis, the AIDS Bibliography contains citations to preclinical, clinical, epidemiological, diagnostic, and prevention areas added to the National Library of Medicine’s MEDLINE and CATLINE databases.

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Each domain also includes a "Perspectives on the AIDS Epidemic" essay that highlights a broad topic of particular importance for that domain. Basic Science and Epidemiology Synopsis: • Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is not a single distinct disease, but rather a disorder characterized by a severe suppression of the immune system. This immunodeficiency renders the body susceptible to a variety of normally manageable infections, cancers, and other diseases. • AIDS is caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), a virus that infects certain cells throughout the body.

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