Volume 5, Number 2 (April 1999)

Meeting Report

CNS as an HIV-1 reservoir; BBB and drug delivery
Kerza-Kwiatecki AP, Amini S.
pp. 113-4


Replication of different clones of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 in primary fetal human astrocytes: enhancement of viral gene expression
Nef Bencheikh M, Bentsman G, Sarkissian N, Canki M, Volsky DJ.
pp. 115-24

Detection and typing of JC virus in autopsy brains and extraneural organs of AIDS patients and non-immunocompromised individuals
Caldarelli-Stefano R, Vago L, Omodeo-Zorini E, Mediati M, Losciale L, Nebuloni M, Costanzi G, Ferrante P.
pp. 125-33

Polymerase chain reaction analysis of human herpesvirus-6 sequences in the sera and cerebrospinal fluid of patients with multiple sclerosis
Goldberg SH, Albright AV, Lisak RP, Gonzalez-Scarano F.
pp. 134-9

Differential anterograde transport of HSV type 1 viral strains in the murine optic pathway
Garner JA, LaVail JH.
pp. 140-50

Different transcriptional expression of the matrix gene of the two sibling viruses of the subacute sclerosing panencephalitis virus (Osaka-2 strain) isolated from a biopsy specimen of patient brain
Seto T, Ayata M, Hayashi K, Furukawa K, Murata R, Ogura H.
pp. 151-60

A mechanism for selective induction of 2'-5' oligoadenylate synthetase, anti-viral state, but not MHC class I genes by interferon-beta in neurons
Massa PT, Whitney LW, Wu C, Ropka SL, Jarosinski KW.
pp. 161-71

Impact of cerebrospinal fluid PCR on the management of HIV-infected patients with varicella-zoster virus infection of the central nervous system
Iten A, Chatelard P, Vuadens P, Miklossy J, Meuli R, Sahli R, Meylan PR.
pp. 172-80

Neonatal Borna disease virus infection in the rat causes a loss of Purkinje cells in the cerebellum
Eisenman LM, Brothers R, Tran MH, Kean RB, Dickson GM, Dietzschold B, Hooper DC.
pp. 181-9

Lack of association between Borna disease virus infection and neurological disorders among HIV-infected individuals
Bachmann S, Caplazi P, Fischer M, Ehrensperger F, Cone RW.
pp. 190-5

Short Communications

Failure to demonstrate Borna disease virus genome in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from psychiatric patients in Korea
Kim YK, Kim SH, Choi SH, Ko YH, Kim L, Lee MS, Suh KY, Kwak DI, Song KJ, Lee YJ, Yanagihara R, Song JW.
pp. 196-9

Selective antibody neutralization prevents neuropathogenic lactate dehydrogenase-elevating virus from causing paralytic disease in immunocompetent mice
Chen Z, Li K, Rowland RR, Plagemann PG.
pp. 200-8

Case Report

Peripheral neuropathy associated with anti-myelin basic protein antibodies in a woman vaccinated with rubella virus vaccine
Cusi MG, Bianchi S, Santini L, Donati D, Valassina M, Valensin PE, Cioe L, Mazzocchio R.
pp. 209-14