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    • A cost-benefit analysis of the COVID-19 asymptomatic mass testing strategy in the north metropolitan area of Barcelona 

      Català Sabaté, Martí; Clotet, Bonaventura; López Seguí, Francesc; Estrada Cuxart, Oriol; Mitjà i Villar, Oriol; Hernández Guillamet, Guillem; Prat Gil, Núria; Bonet Simó, Josep Maria; Isnard Blanchar, Mar; Moreno Millán, Nemesio; Blanco Guillermo, Ignasi; Vilar Capella, Marc; Aran Solé, Anna; Argimon Pallàs, Josep Maria; Ara del Rey, Jordi (2021-06-30)
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      Background: The epidemiological situation generated by COVID-19 has highlighted the importance of applying non-pharmacological measures in the management of the epidemic. Mass screening of the asymptomatic general population ...
    • A cost–benefit analysis of COVID-19 vaccination in Catalonia 

      López, Francesc; Català, Martí; Prats Soler, Clara; Estrada, Oriol; Oliva, Irene; Prats, Núria; Isnard, Mar; Vallès, Roser; Vilar, Marc; Clotet, Bonaventura; Argimon Pallàs, Josep Maria; Aran, Anna; Ara, Jordi (2021-12-31)
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      Background: In epidemiological terms, it has been possible to calculate the savings in health resources and the reduction in the health effects of COVID vaccines. Conducting an economic evaluation, some studies have ...
    • Definition of the viral targets of protective HIV-1-specific T cell responses 

      Pérez-Alvarez, Susana; Mothe, Beatriz; Llano, Anuska; Ibarrondo, Javier; Daniels, Marcus; Miranda, Cristina; Zamarreño, Jennifer; Bach, Vanessa; Zuniga, Rosario; Brander, C.; Sanchez, Jorge; Brumme, Chanson J.; Sánchez-Merino, Victor; Yang, Otto O.; Hildebrand, William H.; Szinger, James J.; Farfan, Marilu; Rolland, Morgane; Martínez-Picado, Javier; Puertas, Maria C.; Berger, Chistoph T.; Brumme, Zabrina L.; Korber, Bette T.; Gatell, Jose M.; Clotet, Bonaventura; Goulder, Philip J.; Walker, Bruce D.; Mullins, James I.; Gómez Melis, Guadalupe; Heckerman, David; Allen, Todd M. (2011-12-07)
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      Background: The efficacy of the CTL component of a future HIV-1 vaccine will depend on the induction of responses with the most potent antiviral activity and broad HLA class I restriction. However, current HIV vaccine ...
    • Detection of SARS-CoV-2 in a cat owned by a COVID-19−affected patient in Spain 

      Segalés, Joaquim; Puig, Mariona; Rodon, Jordi; Avila-Nieto, Carlos; Carrillo, Jorge; Cantero, Guillermo; Terrón, Maria Teresa; Cruz, Sílvia; Parera, Mariona; Noguera-Julián, Marc; Izquierdo-Useros, Nuria; Guallar, Victor; Vidal, Enric; Valencia, Alfonso; Blanco, Ignacio; Blanco, Julià; Clotet, Bonaventura; Vergara-Alert, Júlia (National Academy of Sciences, 2020-10)
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      Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the etiological agent of COVID-19, is considered a zoonotic pathogen mainly transmitted human to human. Few reports indicate that pets may be exposed to the ...
    • Increased peripheral proinflammatory cytokines in HIV-1-infected patients with prolonged viral suppression suffering from high psychological stress 

      Clotet, Bonaventura; Fernández Castro, Jordi; Fumaz, Carmina R.; Gonzalez Garcia, Marian; Borràs, Xavier; Muñoz Moreno, Jose A.; Peña, Ruth; Pérez Álvarez, Nuria; Puig, Jordi; Paredes, Roger (2009-11)
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      "In summary, patients who reported high levels of stress had significantly higher levels of peripheral proinflammatory cytokines, especially IL-6. The levels in our patients who reported stress averaged more than 6 times ...
    • Interruptions of antiretroviral therapy in human immunodeficiency virus infection: are they detrimental to neurocognitive functioning? 

      Clotet, Bonaventura; Garolera, Maite; Muñoz Moreno, Jose A.; Fumaz, Carmina R.; Prats, Anna; Ferrer, Maria J.; Negredo, Eugènia; Pérez Álvarez, Nuria; Molto, Jose; Gómez Melis, Guadalupe (2010-06)
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      Because interruptions of antiretroviral treatment may entail clinical risks for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected individuals, we investigated their impact on neurocognitive functioning. Cross-sectional study ...
    • Nadir CD4 T cell count as predictor and high CD4 T cell intrinsic apoptosis as final mechanism of poor CD4 T cell recovery in virologically suppressed HIV-infected patients: clinical implications 

      Santos, Julia; Clotet, Bonaventura; Ramón Santos, José; Negredo, Eugènia; Massanella, Marta; Puig, Jordi; Pérez Álvarez, Nuria; Gallego-Escuredo, Jose Miguel; Villarroya, Joan; Villarroya, Francesc; Molto, Jose (2010-05-01)
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      BACKGROUND: Although antiretroviral therapy improves immune response, some human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients present unsatisfactory CD4 T cell recovery despite achieving viral suppression, resulting in increased ...
    • Pigs are not susceptible to SARS‐CoV‐2 infection but are a model for viral immunogenicity studies 

      Vergara-Alert, Júlia; Rodon, Jordi; Carrillo, Jorge; Te, Nigeer; Izquierdo‐Useros, Nuria; Rodríguez de la Concepción, María Luisa; Ávila‐Nieto, Carlos; Guallar, Victor; Valencia, Alfonso; Cantero, Guillermo; Blanco, Julià; Clotet, Bonaventura; Bensaid, Albert; Segalés, Joaquim (Wiley, 2020-10)
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      Conventional piglets were inoculated with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS‐CoV‐2) through different routes, including intranasal, intratracheal, intramuscular and intravenous ones. Although piglets ...
    • Randomised study to assess the efficacy and safety of once-daily etravirine-based regimen as a switching strategy in HIV-infected patients receiving a protease inhibitor-containing regimen. Etraswitch study 

      Echeverria, Patricia; Bonjoch, Anna; Puig Batalla, Jorge; Molto, Jose; Paredes, Roger; Sirera, Guillem; Ornelas, Arelly; Pérez Álvarez, Nuria; Clotet, Bonaventura; Negredo, Eugènia (2014-02-04)
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      Background: Etravirine (ETR) was approved for patients with virological failure and antiretroviral resistance mutations. It has also shown antiviral efficacy in antiretroviral-naive patients. However, data on the switching ...
    • Time of progression to osteopenia/osteoporosis in chronically HIV-infected patients: screening DXA scan 

      Negredo, Eugènia; Bonjoch, Anna; Gómez Mateu, Moisés; Estany, Carla; Puig, Jordi; Pérez Álvarez, Nuria; Rosales, Joaquim; di Gregorio, Silvana; del Rio, Luis; Gómez Melis, Guadalupe; Clotet, Bonaventura (2012-10-08)
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      Algorithms for bone mineral density (BMD) management in HIV-infected patients are lacking. Our objective was to assess how often a dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) scan should be performed by assessing time of ...