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Title AIDS [videorecording] : evolution of an epidemic / Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

Imprint Chevy Chase, Md. : Howard Hughes Medical Institute, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 FSCC DVD Collection  DVD 616.9792 AIDS 2008    ---  Available
Edition Version 1.1.
Description 2 videodiscs (4 hours) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Howard Hughes Medical Institute holiday lectures on science
Holiday lectures on science.
Note Title from disc label.
Contents Disc 1. Lecture 1: From outbreak to epidemic. Lecture 2: AIDS and the HIV life cycle. Lecture 3: Drugs and HIV evolution. Lecture 4: Vaccines and HIV evolution. -- Animations: U.S. AIDS epidemic; HIV life cycle; Antigen presentation and CTL; AZT blocks reverse transcriptase; protease inhibitor. -- Interactive Features: Immunology primer; What is a retrovirus?; Adherence and resistance. -- Video clips: First AIDS patients; Rapid AIDS virus test; Symptoms of acute HIV infection; CTL killing a target cell; Benefits of antiretroviral therapy; Steve Crohn: HIV free despite exposure; Adhering to an antiretroviral regimen; Demo: Student adherence activity; HIV's origin in Africa; Bob Massie; Infected but AIDS free.
Disc 2. Discussions: Students fighting the HIV epidemic; Living with HIV. -- Video extras: South Africa feature; WhizzKids united; iThemba; more. -- Interviews: Dr. Bisola O. Ojikutu; Dr. Bruce D. Walker; Kwame Atsina; Silvia Caballero; Tobi Ogbechie; Katie Walter.
Performer Lectures by Bruce D. Walker and Bisola O. Ojikutu.
Event Recorded at Howard Hughes Medical Institute, December 2007.
System Details DVD.
Subject Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.
HIV Infections.
AIDS (Disease)
AIDS (Disease) -- History.
AIDS (Disease) -- Epidemiology.
AIDS (Disease) -- Treatment.
Added Author Walker, Bruce D., 1952-
Ojikutu, Bisola O.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
Standard No. NLM 101502755

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