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Applying the benefit of hindsight, researchers at Duke Medicine have reanalyzed the findings of two historic pediatric HIV vaccine trials with encouraging results.
President Arthur Peter Mutharika says Malawi was the first country to adopt a policy of putting all HIV positive pregnant and breast feeding women on anti-retroviral drugs regardless of their CD4 Count.
Timothy J. Henrich, MD; Emily Hanhauser, BS; Francisco M. Marty, MD; Michael N. Sirignano, BS; Sheila Keating, PhD; Tzong-Hae Lee, MD, PhD; Yvonne P. Robles, BA; Benjamin T. Davis, MD; Jonathan Z. Li, MD; Andrea Heisey, BS; Alison L. Hill, PhD; Michael P. Busch, MD, PhD; Philippe Armand, MD, PhD; Robert J. Soiffer, MD; Marcus Altfeld, MD, PhD; and ... (more)
While millions of Ugandans have donated or received this blood, it is always tough for either a patient or their relatives to accept it from a stranger even after it has gone through thorough routine blood screening.
Number of HIV infections in India will increase if the National AIDS Control Organisation is closed and its activities merged with the National Rural Health Mission , activists and experts said Monday.
The Uganda AIDS Commission has established a committee that will scrutinize and clear all anti-HIV/AIDS campaign messages before they are disseminated to the public.
As we consider HIV in our country, we find ourselves at the confluence of revolutionary scientific discoveries.
A unique method for delivering compounds that could positively impact the global battle against HIV and AIDS may be possible, thanks to researchers in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences.
A local church will make free HIV testing available during an afternoon program designed to boost understanding and awareness of the virus that can destroy a person's immune system, making them vulnerable to deadly infections.
Cipla Ltd. shot to prominence a decade ago by selling AIDS drugs for $1 a day in Africa.
The Free Speech Coalition, a California-based group representing the adult film industry, has called for temporarily halting porn film production in Los Angeles after an actor was tested positive for HIV.
A group of Japanese porn actresses raised tens of thousands of dollars at the weekend by having their breasts squeezed by fans at a "Boob Aid" charity event for AIDS prevention.
Barbara Bush helps a nun to fit on a hearing device during a 2012 event in Gulu, Uganda.
Judge Marc T. Treadwell, of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia has issued a permanent injunction against dietary supplement manufacturing company BioAnue Laboratories of Rochelle, GA and its owner/operators, Gloria and Kelly Raber, ordering them to stop illegally marketing its products as treatments for disease, and ... (more)
The technique, called 'passive immunotherapy,' may prove to be an effective substitute for the antiretroviral medications now used to control HIV, lead researcher Dr. Tae-Wook Chun said.
Here in her capacity as global ambassador and President of the International AIDS Society , that question followed her once again on her first visit to Seattle, where she took center stage August 27 at a public forum hosted by Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 04:58 am
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