Re: Search: AIDS from a current science perspective

Clark, Jeff (clarkjc@jmu.edu)
Thu, 6 Jan 2000 13:48:03 -0800 (PST)

Many thanks to Nell and everyone else who responded.

And yeah... Happy New Year! to you all, even if you aren't
Virginians like us. ;)

Jeff

On Thu, 6 Jan 2000 13:40:37 -0800 (PST) Nell Chenault
<nchenaul@saturn.vcu.edu> wrote:

> Jeff,
> Happy New Year!
> VCU Library's medical campus has over 100 AIDS videos. Our AIDS grant
> expired last year, so not many are from the last two years. As a VIVA
> member, (or any medical or academic library), you can ILL. The two
> following titles may be of interest.
>
> 1. AIDS [videorecording] / Films for the Humanities and Sciences;
> Production & copyright: Spektrum Akademischer Verlag. Princeton, NJ :
> Films for the Humanities and Sciences, 1997.
> 1 videocassette (35 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
> Series: Investigations in microbiology
> Discusses the nature of the HIV virus and shows how it propagates by
> utilizing living cells. Examines its
> organization, the most prominent genes, and reverse transcription---the
> process by which the virus enters the
> DNA of its victim. Also discusses the prevention of the reverse trans-
> cription process, the development of protease inhibitors and genetically
> engineered protein vaccines as promising ways of slowing reproduction of
> the AIDS virus.
>
> 2. Pathophysiology of HIV/AIDS [videorecording] / Lippincott.
> Philadelphia, PA. : Lippincott-Raven, c1997.
> 1 videocassette (ca. 18 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. + instructor's guide (7
> p.), VHS
> Lippincott's pathophysiology series / Lippincott's medical-surgical nursing
> series
> Video reviews the immune system, immunity responses, and pathophysiology of
> HIV/AIDS and describes how a patient's clinical manifestations relate to
> the development and progression of HIV/AIDS.
>
>
> an At 10:13 AM 01/06/2000 -0800, you wrote:
> >Folks,
> >
> >For a faculty member in our Biology dept., I'm looking for a
> >current video program that treats AIDS (exclusively or
> >primarily) from a scientific explanation perspective--not
> >from a more generalized one while dealing with the social
> >issues involved. The more up-to-date, the better. But we'll
> >consider anything reasonably recent.
> >
> >Meanwhile, I've started digging here (this is a new
> >request for us). Perhaps one of you can short-circuit the
> >task with a suggestion already at hand.
> >
> >Thanks in advance,
> >
> >Jeff
> >
> >**********
> >Jeff Clark
> >Director
> >Media Resources (MSC 1701)
> >James Madison University
> >clarkjc@jmu.edu
> >540-568-6770 (voice)
> >540-568-3405 (fax)
> >
> >
> >
>
> Nell J. Chenault nchenaul@saturn.vcu.edu
> Cabell Media Resource Services
> University Library Services
> Virginia Commonwealth University
> Richmond, VA 23284-2033 (804) 828-1088 FAX: 828-7473

**********
Jeff Clark
Director
Media Resources (MSC 1701)
James Madison University
clarkjc@jmu.edu
540-568-6770 (voice)
540-568-3405 (fax)