1998


Two variants of HIV-1 B serotype are transmitted heterosexually in São Paulo, Brazil

J. Casseb, M.A. Hong, C. Gonsalez, L.F. Brígido, A.J.S. Duarte and R. Michael-Hendry

1999


AIDS incidence and survival in a hospital-based cohort of asymptomatic HIV seropositive patients in São Paulo, Brazil

Luiz Augusto M Fonseca, Arthur l Reingold, Jorge Casseb, Luis Fernando M Brigido and Alberto Jose S Duarte

2000


The pathogenesis of tropical spastic paraparesis/human T-cell leukemia type I-associated myelopathy

J. Casseb and A.C. Penalva-de-Oliveira

2001


HHV-8 infection in patients with AIDS-related Kaposi’s sarcoma in Brazil

R. Keller, A. Zago, M.C. Viana, D. Bourboulia, C. Desgranges, J. Casseb, W.V. Moura, R. Dietzemand H. Collandre

Impact of Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-1–Infected Patients at a University Public Service in Brazil

LUIS F.M. BRIGIDO, M.D., Ph.D., ROSANGELA RODRIGUES, JORGE CASSEB, DANIELA OLIVEIRA, MILENA ROSSETTI, PAULO MENEZES, and ALBERTO J.S. DUARTE

Lack of Prior Antiretroviral Therapy Is Associated with Increased Mortality Among Hospitalized Patients with AIDS in São Paulo, BrazilLack of Prior Antiretroviral Therapy Is Associated with Increased Mortality Among Hospitalized Patients with AIDS in São Paulo, Brazil

J. CASSEB, M.D., G.S. ORRICO, M.D., R.D.P. FEIJO, M.D., L. GUARACY, B.S., and L.A. MEDEIROS, M.D.2002

HIV disease progression: is the Brazilian variant subtype B’ (GWGR motif) less pathogenic than US/European subtype B (GPGR)?

Jorge Casseb, Shirley Komninakis, Leslie Abdalla, Luis Fernando M. Brigido, Rosangela Rodrigues, Fabio Aratijo, Ana Paula Rocha Veiga, Alexandre de Almeida,

Serotyping HIV-1 with V3 peptides: detection of high avidity antibodies presenting clade-specific reactivity

J. Casseb, D. Katzenstein, M. Winters, L.F.M. Brigido, A.J.S. Duarte and R.M. Hendry

2003


AIDS Incidence and Mortality in a Hospital-Based Cohort of HIV-1–Seropositive Patients Receiving Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy in São Paulo, Brazil

JORGE CASSEB, M.D., Ph.D., LUIZ AUGUSTO MARCONDES FONSECA, M.D., Ph.D., ANA PAULA ROCHA VEIGA, M.D., ALEXANDRE DE ALMEIDA, M.D., ANALICE BUENO, R.N., ANTONIO CARLOS FEREZ, M.D., CLAUDIO R. GONSALEZ, M.D., LUIS F.M. BRIGIDO, M.D., Ph.D., MARCELO MENDONÇA, M.D., ROSANGELA RODRIGUES, M.D., NIRALDO SANTOS, Ms.C., EUNICE MALACARNE, Bs.C., KARLA O.M. RONCHINI, M.D., KARINA F. ZIHLMANN, Ms.C., and ALBERTO J.S. DUARTE, M.D., Ph.D.

2004


Cardiovascular complications and increased levels of circulating modified low density lipoprotein in HIV patients and patients with lipodystrophy

K.R.O.M. Ronchini1, A.J.S. Duarte, J.S.R. Casseb and M. Gidlund

Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Brazilian Subtype B Variant Showed an Increasing Avidity of the Anti-V3 Antibodies over Time Compared to the Subtype B S/European Strain in São Paulo, Brazil

Jorge Casseb, Patricia Montanheiro, Shirley Komninakis, Adriana Brito, Alberto JS Duarte

2005


Structured Intermittent Therapy with Seven-day Cycles of HAART for Chronic HIV Infection: A Pilot Study in São Paulo, Brazil

JORGE CASSEB, M.D., and ALBERTO JOSÉ DA SILVA DUARTE, M.D.

2006


CD4+ Count–Guided Interruption of Antiretroviral Treatment: The Strategies for Management of Antiretroviral Therapy (SMART) Study Group

The members of the SMART study group

Humoral response to hepatitis B vaccination and its relationship with T CD45RA+ (na¨ıve) and CD45RO+ (memory) subsets in HIV-1-infected subjects

Ana Paula Rocha Veiga, Jorge Casseb, Alberto J.S. Duarte

Women Infected with HIV Type 1 Brazilian Variant, Subtype B (B -GWGR Motif) Have Slower Progression to AIDS, Compared with Patients Infected with Subtype B(B-GPGR Motif)

Adriana de Brito, Shirley C. V. Komninakis, Patrı´cia Novoa, Rafael M. de Oliveira, Luiz Augusto M. Fonseca, Alberto J. S. Duarte, and Jorge Casseb

2007


Drug resistance among chronic HIV-1-infected patients naıve for use of anti-retroviral therapy in Sao Paulo city

Claudio R. Gonsalez, Rosana Alcalde, Anna Nishiya a, Claudia C. Barreto, Fabio E.S. Silva, Alexandre de Almeida, Marcelo Mendonc, Flavio Ferreira, Simone S. Fernandes, Jorge Casseb, Alberto J.S. Duarte

Successful HAART Is Associated with High B-Chemokine Levels in Chronic HIV Type 1-Infected Patients

A. BRITO, A. ALMEIDA, C.R. GONSALEZ, M. MENDONÇA, F. FERREIRA, S.S. FERNANDES, A.J.S. DUARTE, and J. CASSEB

Techniques used to identify the Brazilian variant of HIV-1 subtype B

S. Komninakis, L. Fukumori, R. Alcalde, M. Cortina, L. Abdala, A. Brito, S. Sanabani, A.J.S. Duarte and J. Casseb

2008


Better CD4+ T Cell Recovery in Brazilian HIV-Infected Individuals Under HAART Due to Cumulative Carriage of SDF-1-3’A, CCR2-V64I, CCR5-D32 and CCR5-Promoter 59029A/G Polymorphisms

Paula O. Rigato, Marisa A. Hong, Jorge Casseb, Mirthes Ueda, Isac de Castro, Gil Benard and Alberto J.S. Duarte

Chemokine Receptors Expression on T Cells and Response to HAART Among Chronic HIV-1-Infected Subjects

Adriana Brito, Paula O. Rigato, Alexandre Almeida, Simone S. Fernandes, Cláudio R. Gonsalez, Luiz A. M. Fonseca, Alberto J.S. Duarte and Jorge Casseb

Corticosteroid therapy in TSP/HAM patients: The results from a 10 years open cohort

Mariana Garcia Croda, Augusto César Penalva de Oliveira, Maria Paulina Posada Vergara, Francisco Bonasser, Jerusa Smid, Alberto José da Silva Duarte, Jorge Casseb

Luis Isamu Barros Kanzaki and Jorge Casseb

The SMART Study Group

Presence of Tropical Spastic Paraparesis/Human T-cell Lymphotropic Virus Type 1-Associated Myelopathy (TSP/HAM)-Like Among HIV-1-Infected Patients

Jorge Casseb, Augusto Cesar Penalva de Oliveira, Maria Paulina Posada Vergara, Patricia Montanheiro, Francisco Bonasser, Claudio Meilman Ferreira, Jerusa Smid, and Alberto Jose da Silva Duarte

Risk for Opportunistic Disease and Death after Reinitiating Continuous Antiretroviral Therapy in Patients with HIV Previously Receiving Episodic Therapy

The SMART Study Group

Viral resuppression and detection of drug resistance following interruption of a suppressive non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor-based regimen

Zoe Foxa,b, Andrew Phillipsb, Cal Cohenc, Jacquie Neuhausd, John Baxtere, Sean Emeryf, Bernard Hirschelg, Kathy Huppler Hullsiekd, Christoph Stephanh and Jens Lundgrena on behalf of the SMART study group

2009


DISTRIBUTION OF HEPATITIS B VIRUS GENOTYPES AND VIRAL LOAD LEVELS IN BRAZILIAN CHRONICALLY INFECTED PATIENTS IN SÃO PAULO CITY

Rosana ALCALDE, Fernando Lucas MELO, Anna NISHIYA, Suzete Cleusa FERREIRA, Mario Dante LANGHI JÚN, Simone Sena FERNANDES, Luis Augusto MARCONDES, Alberto José

Human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 infective dermatitis emerging in adulthood

Luciana Maragno, Clinical fellow, Jorge Casseb, Assistant professor, Ligia Maria I. Fukumori, Biology technician, Mirian Nacagami Sotto, Associate professor, Alberto José da Silva Duarte, Associate professor, Cyro Festa-Neto, Associate professor, and José Antônio Sanches, Associate professor

Interruption of antiretroviral therapy is associated with increased plasma cystatin C

Amanda Mocroft , Christina Wyatt, Lynda Szczech, Jacquie Neuhaus, Wafaa El-Sadre, Russell TracY, Lewis Kuller, Michael Shlipak, Brian Angus, Harting Klinker, Michael Ross, for the INSIGHT SMART study group

Prevalence of Human Papillomaviruses in Urine Samples of Male Patients Infected With HIV-1 in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Fernando A.M. Costa, Roberto Carvalho da Silva, Liã B. Arruda, Alberto J.S. Duarte, and Jorge Casseb

The Elevated Interferon Gamma Production is na Important Immunological Marker in HAM⁄ TSP Pathogenesis

P. A. Montanheiro, A. C. Penalva de Oliveira, J. Smid, L. M. I. Fukumori, I. Olah, A. J. da S. Duarte & J. Casseb

2010


Genetic Diversity on the Integrase Region of the pol Gene among HIV Type 1-Infected Patients Naive for Integrase Inhibitors in São Paulo City, Brazil

Lia Barbara Arruda, Luiz Augusto M. Fonseca, Alberto J.S. Duarte, and Jorge Casseb

Oral manifestations of human T-cell lymphotropic virus infection in adult patients from Brazil

FM Martins, J Casseb, AC Penalva-de-Oliveira, MFRM de Paiva, F Watanuki, KL Ortega

Prevalence and distribution of the GBV-C/HGV among HIV-1-infected patients under anti-retroviral therapy

Rosana Alcaldea, Anna Nishiyaa, Jorge Casseba, Lilian Inocêncio, Luiz A.M. Fonseca, Alberto J.S. Duarte

Prevalence of Mycoplasma genitalium among HIV-infected men in São Paulo city detected by realtime polymerase chain reaction

F A M da Costa, R C da Silva, L B Arruda, P Montanheiro, A J da Silva Duarte and J Casseb

2011


Persistence and Clearance of HPV From the Penis of Men Infected and Non-Infected With HIV

R.J.C. Silva, J. Casseb, M.A. Andreoli, and L.L. Villa

2012


Clinical, epidemiological and molecular features of the HIV-1 subtype C and recombinant forms that are circulating in the city of São Paulo, Brazil

Rosana Alcalde, Monick L Guimarães, Alberto JS Duarte and Jorge Casseb

Detection of human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 in plasma samples

Fabio Cabral , Liã Barbara Arrudac, Marilia Ladeira de Araújo, Patricia Montanheiro, Jerusa Smid, Augusto César Penalva de Oliveira, Alberto J.S. Duarte, Jorge Casseb

TUBERCULOSIS AMONG HIV-1-INFECTED SUBJECTS IN A TERTIARY OUT-PATIENT SERVICE IN SÃO PAULO CITY, BRAZIL

Jorge CASSEB, Luiz Augusto M. FONSECA, Lucas A. MEDEIROS, Claudio R. GONSALEZ, Eduardo R. LAGONEGRO, Ana Paula Rocha VEIGA, Daniela C. DA SILVA Marcelo MENDONÇA & Alberto J. S. DUARTE

2013


Association between muscle strength and the cardiopulmonary status of individuals living with hiv/aids

Vagner Raso, Roy J. Shephard, Jorge Simao do Rosario Casseb, Alberto Jose da Silva Duarte, Paulo Roberto Santos Silva, Julia Maria DAndrea Greve

Biomarkers and Bacterial Pneumonia Risk in Patients with Treated HIV Infection: A Case-Control Study

Sonja M. Bjerk, Jason V. Baker, Sean Emery, Jacqueline Neuhaus, Brian Angus, Fred M. Gordin, Sarah L. Pett, Christoph Stephan, Ken M. Kunisaki, for the INSIGHT SMART Study Group

Genomic analysis of ERVWE2 locus in patients with multiple sclerosis: absence of genetic association but potential role of human endogenous retrovirus type W elements in molecular mimicry with myelin antigen

Guilherme S. do Olival ,Thiago S. Faria, Luiz H. S. Nali, Augusto C. P. de Oliveira Jorge Casseb, Jose E. Vidal, Vitor B. Cavenaghi, Charles P. Tilbery, Lenira Moraes, Maria C. S. Fink, Laura M. Sumita, Hervé Perron6 and Camila M. Romano

Is the Rate of CD4 Cell Decline Changing Over Time in Antiretroviral-Naıve Patients?

Daniela Cardeal da Silva, Jorge Casseb, Ali Mirzazadeh, Lia B. Arruda, and George W. Rutherford

2014


DETERMINATION OF VIRAL TROPISM BY GENOTYPING AND PHENOTYPING ASSAYS IN BRAZILIAN HIV-1-INFECTED PATIENTS

Liã Bárbara ARRUDA, Marilia Ladeira de ARAÚJO, Maira Luccia MARTINEZ, Claudio Roberto GONSALEZ, Alberto José da Silva DUARTE, Eoin COAKLEY, Yolanda LIE & Jorge CASSEB

Factors Associated with D-Dimer Levels in HIV-Infected Individuals

Alvaro H. Borges, Jemma L. O’Connor, Andrew N. Phillips, Jason V. Baker, Michael J. Vjecha, Marcelo H. Losso, Hartwig Klinker, Gustavo Lopardo, Ian Williams, Jens D. undgren, for the INSIGHT SMART and ESPRIT Study Groups and the SILCAAT Scientific Committee

Human papillomavirus infection in oral fluids of HIV-1-positive men:prevalence and risk factors

Karen Gaester, Luiz A. M. Fonseca, Olinda Luiz, Tatiane Assone, Adriele Souza Fontes, Fernando Costa, Alberto J. S. Duarte & Jorge Casseb

Sexual transmission of human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1

Arthur Paiva and Jorge Casseb

Tatiane Assone, Fernando Vieira de Souza, Karen Oliveira Gaester, Luiz Augusto Marcondes Fonseca, Olinda do Carmo Luiz, Fernanda Malta, João Renato Rebello Pinho, Fernanda de Toledo Gonçalves, Alberto Jose da Silva Duarte, Augusto Cesar Penalva de Oliveira, Jorge Casseb

2015


Development and Validation of a Risk Score for Chronic Kidney Disease in HIV Infection Using Prospective Cohort Data from the D:A:D Study

Amanda Mocroft, Jens D. Lundgren, Michael Ross, Matthew Law, Peter Reiss, Ole Kirk, Colette Smith, Deborah Wentworth, Jacqueline Neuhaus, Christoph A. Fux, Olivier Moranne, Phillipe Morlat, Margaret A. Johnson, Lene Ryom, D:A:D study group, the Royal Free Hospital Clinic Cohort, and the INSIGHT, SMART, and ESPRIT study groups

DISCORDANCE BETWEEN BODY MASS INDEX AND ANTHROPOMETRIC MEASUREMENTS AMONG HIV-1-INFECTED PATIENTS ON ANTIRETROVIRAL THERAPY AND WITH LIPOATROPHY/LIPOHYPERTROPHY SYNDROME

Lismeia Raimundo SOARES, Daniela Cardeal da SILVA, Claudio R. GONSALEZ, Felipe G. BATISTA, Luiz Augusto M. FONSECA, Alberto J.S. DUARTE & Jorge CASSEB

Why START? Reflections that led to the conduct of this large long-term strategic HIV trial

Jens Lundgren et al

Development and Validation of a Risk Score for Chronic Kidney Disease in HIV Infection Using Prospective Cohort Data from the D:A:D Study

Amanda Mocroft, Jens D. Lundgren, Michael Ross, Matthew Law, Peter Reiss, Ole Kirk, Colette Smith, Deborah Wentworth, Jacqueline Neuhaus, Christoph A. Fux, Olivier Moranne, Phillipe Morlat, Margaret A. Johnson, Lene Ryom, D:A:D study group, the Royal Free Hospital Clinic Cohort, and the INSIGHT, SMART, and ESPRIT study groups¶

High frequency of deficient consumption and low blood levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D in HIV-1-infected adults from São Paulo city, Brazil

Stephanie Hael Sales, Sandra da Matta, Daniela Cardeal da Silva, Tatiane Assone, Luiz Augusto M. Fonseca, Alberto J. S. Duarte & Jorge Casseb

DISCORDANCE BETWEEN BODY MASS INDEX AND ANTHROPOMETRIC MEASUREMENTS AMONG HIV-1-INFECTED PATIENTS ON ANTIRETROVIRAL THERAPY AND WITH LIPOATROPHY/LIPOHYPERTROPHY SYNDROME

Lismeia Raimundo SOARES, Daniela Cardeal da SILVA, Claudio R. GONSALEZ, Felipe G. BATISTA, Luiz Augusto M. FONSECA, Alberto J.S. DUARTE & Jorge CASSEB

Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy in Early Asymptomatic HIV Infection

The INSIGHT START Study Group

Supplementary Appendix to Manuscript Entitled: Initiation of antiretroviral therapy in early asymptomatic HIV infection.

The INSIGHT START Study Group