TABLE 1

Baseline characteristics of the cohort

CharacteristicControllersProgressors
n
    All24596
    EC97
    VC148
Male gender, n (%)
    All176 (72)81 (84)
    EC70 (72)
    VC106 (72)
Median age (IQRa), yr
    All45 (39–52)41 (32–47)
    EC48 (41–54)
    VC44 (37–50)
Median disease duration (IQR), yr
    All8 (3–17)4 (1–12)
    EC15 (5–21)
    VC6 (3–14)
Median no. of CD4+ T cells/mm3 (IQR)
    All733 (547–918)466 (321–614)
    EC836 (657–1149)
    VC664 (494–819)
Median no. of HIV-1 copies/ml (IQR)
    All160 (50–750)24100 (8115–72625)
    EC50 (48–75)
    VC448 (192–1404)
Race, n (%)
    Black
        All79 (32)29 (30)
        EC23 (24)
        VC56 (38)
    White
        All148 (60)58 (60)
        EC67 (69)
        VC81 (55)
    Other
        All18 (7)9 (9)
        EC7 (7)
        VC11 (7)
  • a IQR, interquartile range.