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  1. The frontline of HIV1 diffusion in the Central African region : a geographical and epidemiological perspective.

    Article - En anglais

    The geographical analysis of the main data on the HIV1 epidemic in Central Africa shows a frontline which has not moved significantly since 1985.

    The absence of a progressive increase between the countries, demonstrating a discontinuity in space, combined with the observed human and physical continuity within the areas, raises several questions.

    Are the low-rate areas facing only a simple delay in the diffusion, or is there a real difference between the epidemiological patterns of HIV1 in the two areas?

    The last hypothesis would impose a revision of the concept of an homogeneous pattern in the epidemiology of HIV1 in Africa.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Immunodéficit acquis syndrome, Virose, Infection, Répartition géographique, Prévalence, Virus HIV1, Virus immunodéficience humaine, Lentivirinae, Retroviridae, Virus, Epidémiologie, Immunopathologie, Hémopathie, Dissémination, Afrique Equatoriale, Afrique, Sérologie, Homme

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Geographic distribution, Prevalence, HIV-1 virus, Human immunodeficiency virus, Lentivirinae, Retroviridae, Virus, Epidemiology, Immunopathology, Hemopathy, Dissemination, Central Africa, Africa, Serology, Human

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0280395

    Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 199406.