Washington National Primate Research Center

April 27, 2022

Letter to the Editor: Prior Infection with Coccidioidomycosis in Nonhuman Primates and Impact on Simian Immunodeficiency Virus Disease and Vaccine Immunogenicity

As seen in AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses

Deborah H. Fuller and Megan A. O’Connor

Published Online: https://doi.org/10.1089/aid.2021.0236

This letter expands on our previously published case report.1 In this study, we determine if prior infection with coccidioidomycosis (Valley Fever) impacted study endpoints to investigate vaccine immunogenicity during simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) infection as a model for immunizing people living with HIV/AIDS.

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