Journal article

Serum microRNA profiles among dioxin exposed veterans with monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance

Weixin Wang, Youn K Shim, Joel E Michalek, Emily Barber, Layla M Saleh, Byeong Yeob Choi, Chen-Pin Wang, Norma Ketchum, Rene Costello, Gerald E Marti, Robert F Vogt, Ola Landgren, Katherine R Calvo

JOURNAL OF TOXICOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH-PART A-CURRENT ISSUES | TAYLOR & FRANCIS INC | Published : 2020

Abstract

Objective: Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) test uptake among college and university students in China remains suboptimal. This study aimed to identify and weigh the relative importance of HIV testing preferences among university students in China. Participants and methods: Qualitative interviews and discrete choice experiments (DCE) were used to identify and assess HIV testing preferences in hypothetical HIV testing scenarios. Study participants were sexually experienced university students in Suzhou city, China. Results: 198 participants completed 1980 DCE choice tasks. Risk of nosocomial HIV infection, accuracy, and distance were identified as the most important factors when deciding wh..

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