Funding: AI-27757 NIH University of Washington Center for AIDS Research – internal award:
PI: K Holmes/C Farquhar
Time Period: 3/1/03 – 2/29/08 (parent grant) 8/1/03 – 2/28/05 (award)
This study focused on placental transfer of measles and tetanus IgG in a cohort of HIV-1 infected mothers and their infants. The primary aim was to determine whether maternal immune status and HIV-1 viral load influence infant antibody levels and antigen-specific IgG transfer via the placenta.