A Summary of the Sixth International Workshop on Microbiome in HIV Pathogenesis, Prevention, and Treatment
AIDS research and human retroviruses
HIV/SIV; comorbidities; microbiome; pathogenesis; prevention; therapeutics; transmission
In October of 2020, researchers from around the world met online for the sixth annual International Workshop on Microbiome in HIV Pathogenesis, Prevention, and Treatment. New research was presented on the roles of the microbiome on immune response and HIV transmission and pathogenesis and the potential for alterations in the microbiome to decrease transmission and affect comorbidities. This article presents a summary of the findings reported.
Sherrill-Mix, Scott; Yang, Michelle; Aldrovandi, Grace M.; Brenchley, Jason M.; Bushman, Frederic D.; Collman, Ronald G.; Dandekar, Satya; Klatt, Nichole R.; Lagenaur, Laurel A.; Landay, Alan L.; Paredes, Roger; Tachedjian, Gilda; Turpin, Jim A.; Serrano-Villar, Sergio; Lozupone, Catherine A.; and Ghosh, Mimi, "A Summary of the Sixth International Workshop on Microbiome in HIV Pathogenesis, Prevention, and Treatment" (2022). GW Authored Works. Paper 181.