An Hepatitis B Vaccine Model for HIV Vaccine Trials in Drug Users
This study has been completed.
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Lu-Yu Hwang, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
First received: February 10, 2009
Last updated: April 13, 2015
Last verified: April 2015
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||December 2009|
|Primary Completion Date:||June 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
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Tran TQ, Grimes CZ, Lai D, Troisi CL, Hwang LY. Effect of age and frequency of injections on immune response to hepatitis B vaccination in drug users. Vaccine. 2012 Jan 5;30(2):342-9. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2011.10.084.
Shah DP, Grimes CZ, Brown E, Hwang LY. Demographics, socio-behavioral factors, and drug use patterns: what matters in spontaneous HCV clearance? J Med Virol. 2012 Feb;84(2):235-41. doi: 10.1002/jmv.22271.
Grimes CZ, Hwang LY, Wei P, Shah DP, Volcik KA, Brown EL. Differentially regulated gene expression associated with hepatitis C virus clearance. J Gen Virol. 2013 Mar;94(Pt 3):534-42. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.047738-0.
Kamath GR, Shah DP, Hwang LY. Immune response to hepatitis B vaccination in drug using populations: a systematic review and meta-regression analysis. Vaccine. 2014 Apr 25;32(20):2265-74. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.02.072. Review.
Lu-Yu. Hwang*, Carolyn. Grimes "Human Immunodeficiency Virus, hepatitis B and C Virus infections among injecting and non-injecting drug users from inner city neighborhoods " Insight and Control of Infectious Disease in Global Scenario, Priti Kumar Roy (Ed), ISBN 978-953-51-0319-6, 2012, p45-60 InTech, Available from http://www.intechopen.com/articles/show/title/immunodeficiency-virus-hepatitis-b-and-hepatitis-c-virus-infections-among-injecting-and-non-injectin