School of Public Health

Transmission of HIV-1 drug resistance is on the rise

MD Magazine
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Thursday, April 12, 2018

Research from the University of Washington has found that HIV-1 drug resistance can be transmitted to and by antiretroviral (ARV)-naïve patients, findings that emphasize the need for improved standards in care as well as greater research initiatives to develop therapeutic regimens that carry a low risk for resistance transmission.