FY 2009 Trans-NIH Plan for HIV-Related Research by NIHhealth


									                                                       Fiscal Year 2009 trans-niH plan for HiV-related research

Appendix A:

NIH Institutes and Centers

nCi           National Cancer Institute

nei           National Eye Institute

nHLBi         National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

nHGRi         National Human Genome Research Institute

niA           National Institute on Aging

niAAA         National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

niAid         National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

niAMS         National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

niBiB         National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering

niCHd         National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

nidCd         National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

nidCR         National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research

niddK         National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

nidA          National Institute on Drug Abuse

nieHS         National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

niGMS         National Institute of General Medical Sciences

niMH          National Institute of Mental Health

nindS         National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

ninR          National Institute of Nursing Research

nLM           National Library of Medicine

CiT           Center for Information Technology

CSR           Center for Scientific Review

FiC           John E. Fogarty International Center

nCCAM         National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

nCMHd         National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities

nCRR          National Center for Research Resources

CC            NIH Clinical Center

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Appendix B:

List of Acronyms

AidS          acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

ART           antiretroviral therapy

ARV           antiretroviral

CAB           community advisory board

CBO           community-based organization

CdC           Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CFARs         Centers for AIDS Research

CMV           cytomegalovirus

CnS           central nervous system

CSF           cerebrospinal fluid

dC            dendritic cell

dHHS          U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

FdA           Food and Drug Administration

GCp           Good Clinical Practice

GFATM         Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria

GHAVe         Global HIV/AIDS Vaccine Enterprise

Gi            gastrointestinal

GLp           Good Laboratory Practice

GMp           Good Manufacturing Practice

HAART         highly active antiretroviral therapy

HAd           HIV-associated dementia

HBV           hepatitis B virus

HCV           hepatitis C virus

HHV           human herpesvirus

HHV-4/eBV     Epstein-Barr virus

HHV-8/KSHV    herpesvirus type 8

HiV           human immunodeficiency virus

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           HpV                   human papillomavirus

           HRSA                  Health Resources and Services Administration

           HSV-2                 herpes simplex virus

           iBC                   institutional biosafety committee

           iCs                   Institutes and Centers

           idU                   injection drug user

           iRB                   institutional review board

           KS                    Kaposi’s sarcoma

           KSHV/HHV-8            Kaposi’s sarcoma herpesvirus

           MCMd                  minor cognitive and motor disorders

           MdR-TB                multidrug-resistant TB

           MHC                   major histocompatibility complex

           MRSA                  methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

           MSM                   men who have sex with men

           MTCT                  mother-to-child transmission

           nGO                   nongovernment organization

           nHp                   nonhuman primate

           niH                   National Institutes of Health

           npRC                  National Primate Research Center

           OAR                   Office of AIDS Research, NIH

           OARAC                 Office of AIDS Research Advisory Council

           OGAC                  Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator

           Oi                    opportunistic infection

           pdA                   personal data assistant

           pepFAR                President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief

           SHiV                  chimeric simian/human immunodeficiency virus

           SiV                   simian immunodeficiency virus

           SpF                   specific pathogen-free

           STd                   sexually transmitted disease

           STi                   sexually transmitted infection

           TB                    tuberculosis

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TOC      test of concept

UnAidS   Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS

USAid    U.S. Agency for International Development

USMHRp   U.S. Military HIV Research Program

VCT      voluntary counseling and testing

WHO      World Health Organization

xdR-TB   extensively drug-resistant TB

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