Data & Sample Repository

The URBAN ARCH Consortium data and sample repository includes URBAN ARCH and associated NIAAA HIV and alcohol studies. To request use of URBAN ARCH data or samples, please contact Carly Bridden.

Click to access PDF versions of study assessment table of contents and available lab data.

CURRENT STUDY STATUS INSTRUMENTS & FORMS* BIOLOGICAL SAMPLES
Baseline Follow Up

UGANDA

Uganda ARCH Cohort

A prospective cohort study of 650 HIV-infected men and women not on ART to examine the effect of heavy alcohol consumption on HIV disease progression prior to ART.

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BREATH

A prospective cohort study of 212 HIV positive alcohol consumers to quantify changes in alcohol consumption during the first year of HIV care.

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RUSSIA

Russia ARCH Cohort

A prospective cohort study of 250 HIV-infected and ART naïve individuals to assess the relationship between alcohol consumption and biomarker (sCD14 and D-dimer) concentrations.

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ZINC HIV

A double-blinded randomized controlled trial to assess the efficacy of zinc supplementation vs. placebo among 250 HIV+ Russians from the Russia ARCH Cohort, who are ART-naive at enrollment and have a recent history of heavy drinking.

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HERMITAGE

A randomized controlled trial of 700 HIV-infected patients with risky alcohol consumption to test the effectiveness of a US HIV secondary prevention program, Healthy Relationships Intervention.

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IMPACT

A cross-sectional study of  100 HIV-infected Russian adults from the HERMITAGE cohort to investigate the relationship between drug abuse and HIV disease progression.

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PBMC

PREVENT

A randomized controlled trial of 180  alcohol and drug dependent patients  in substance abuse treatment to develop and test the feasibility of adapting and implementing an efficacious US HIV prevention intervention in a Russian substance abuse treatment center.

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UNITED STATES

Boston ARCH Cohort

A prospective cohort study of 250 HIV-infected men and women affected by multiple substances-a spectrum of alcohol use, and all with substance dependence or Injection drug use.

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TWOFER Trial

A double-blinded randomized controlled trial of 100 HIV-infected Boston ARCH Cohort participants with opioid dependence and heavy drinking to assess if high-dose buprenorphine (32mg) reduces heavy drinking compared to standard-dose (16mg).

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FAST PATH

A SAMHSA-funded clinical program of 450 patients with alcohol or drug dependence who are at high-risk for transmitting or contracting HIV through risky drug or sexual behaviors to provide substance abuse treatment in conjunction with medical care and HIV prevention and risk reduction counseling in primary care settings.

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HIV-LIVE

A prospective cohort study of 400 HIV-infected patients with a history of alcohol problems to investigate the relationship between alcohol and HIV progression and related factors in the context of the additional exposure of HCV infection.

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OTHER

TAJ STUDY

A cross-sectional study of 500 HIV-infected men who purchase sex and among HIV-infected women who sell sex recruited from Mumbai and Guntur to enable development of intervention research to address alcohol-related risky sex and, ultimately, reduce the transmission of HIV in India.

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*PDFs include Table of Contents and Table of Lab Values (with time points)