We are grateful to all patients, doctors, nurses, pharmacists, laboratories and other study personnel who were involved in the participating studies. The ACTG is supported by grant AI-68636 from the US National Institutes of Health, with additional support provided by grant K23MH082641 (MJM), U01AI068634 (HJR), and K24AI-51966 (RMG). The ART Cohort Collaboration is supported by the UK Medical Research Council grant G0700820. Sources of funding of individual cohorts include the Agence Nationale de Recherche contre le SIDA (ANRS), the Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM), the French, Italian, Spanish and Swiss Ministries of Health, The Swiss HIV Cohort Study (SHCS), supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation (Grant No. 33CSC0-08787) and by the SHCS research foundation, the Stichting HIV Monitoring, the European Commission, the British Columbia and Alberta Governments, the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the VHA Office of Research and Development and unrestricted grants from GlaxoSmithKline, Roche and Boehringer-Ingelheim. Supported in part by the “Spanish Network for AIDS Research (RIS; ISCIII-RETIC RD06/006).
Michael J. Mugavero has received consulting fees (advisory board) from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Gilead Sciences and Merck Foundation, and grant support from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Pfizer, Inc, Tibotec Therapeutics, and Definicare, LLC; Roy M. Gulick has received consulting fees from Bristol-Myers, Gilead, Merck, Tibotec, ViiV and Virostatics and research grant support (to Weill Cornell Medical College) from Merck, Pfizer, Tibotec, and ViiV; Sophie Abgrall has received support for conference attendance from pharmaceutical companies including Glaxo-SmithKline, Abbott, Tibotec, Gilead and Boehringer Ingelheim; M. John Gill has received consulting fees (advisory boards) from Abbott, BMS, Viiv Healthcare, Janssen, Merck and Gilead and has had grant support from Gilead, ViiV Healthcare and Pfizer; Huldrych F. Günthard has been an adviser and/or consultant for GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Abbott, Novartis, Boehringer Ingelheim, Roche, Tibotec, and Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) and has received unrestricted research and educational grants from Roche, Abbott, BMS, GSK, Tibotec, and Merck Sharp & Dohme (MSD) (all money went to institution); Geneviève Chêne has received consulting fees (Scientific Committee) from Roche, and has had scientific responsibilities in projects receiving specific grant support from Gilead, Tibotec, Boehringer Ingelheim, GlaxoSmithKline, Roche, Pfizer, MSD, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Janssen, ViiV Healthcare and managed through her Institution or a non-profit society; Colette Smith has received consulting fees from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Gilead Sciences, Tibotec, Glaxo Smith Kline, Abbott and Roche and grant support from Bristol-Myers Squibb and Glaxo Smith Kline; Christoph Wyen has received consulting fees from Boehringer Ingelheim, fees for speaking engagments from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Gilead Sciences, ViiV Healthcare, MSD, Janssen-Cilag, Essex, Pfizer and Abbott; Pere Domingo has received consulting fees (advisory board) from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Gilead Sciences, Boehringer Ingelheim, Merck, Abbott, Janssen & Cilag, ViiV healthcare and Theratechnologies and grant support from Abbott, Boehringer Ingelheim, Pfizer, Inc, and Tibotec Therapeutics. Michael S. Saag has received consulting fees from Ardea Biosciences, Avexa, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Gilead Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline, Merck, Monogram Biosciences, Pain Therapeutics, Panacos, Pfizer, Progenics, Roche Laboratories, Tibotec, Tobira Therapeutics, and Vicro and research support from Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Avexa, Boehringer-Ingelheim, GlaxoSmithKline, Merck, Panacos, Pfizer, Progenics, Theratechnologies and Tibotec.
ACTG 5095 Study Acknowledgements and Support
We gratefully acknowledge the efforts of the ACTG 5095 protocol team, the participating AIDS Clinical Trial Units of the ACTG, and the patient volunteers. ACTG 5095 was supported by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) grants AI38858 and AI068636). Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS), Boehringer-Ingleheim and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) provided study drugs. BMS and GSK also provided funding for plasma HIV-1 RNA assays and resistance testing.
ACTG 5095 Study Team
Roy M. Gulick (Chair), Cecilia M. Shikuma (Co-chair), Heather Ribaudo, Christina Lalama, Karin K. Klingman, Barbara Bastow, Anne Kmack, William A. Meyer, Daniel R. Kutitzkes, Edward P. Acosta, Valery Hughes, Kathleen E. Squires, Bruce R. Shackman, Jeffrey T. Schouten, Vincent Parrillo, Ana I. Martinez, Richard Fallis, Stephen P. Storfer, Michael Giordano, Marita McDonough, James Rooney, Lynn Rugh, Kirk Ryan, Jerry Tolson, Amy S. van Kempen, Carol Schnizlein Bick, Nancy Webb
ACTG 5142 Study Acknowledgements and Support
We gratefully acknowledge the efforts of the ACTG 5142 protocol team, the participating AIDS Clinical Trial Units of the ACTG, and the patient volunteers. ACTG 5142 was supported by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) grant AI68636).
ACTG 5142 Study Team
Sharon A. Riddler (Co-chair), Richard Haubrich (Co-chair), A. Gregory DiRienzo, Lynne Peeples, William G. Powderly, Karin L. Klingman, Kevin W. Garren, Tania George, James F. Rooney, Barbara Brizz, Umesh G. Lalloo, Robert L. Murphy, Susan Swindells, Diane Havlir, John W. Mellors