HIV-AIDS Research and News
Updated December 14, 2015
AIDS Resource Center opens new HIV medical home in Madison
There have been many advances made in HIV treatment thanks to research performed across the globe. They are also focused on helping ending ...
HIV: Re-focus on prevention
Daytona Beach News-Journal
... they often take an optimistic tone talking about the medical advances that ... Volusia County recorded 59 new cases of HIV in that time period, a 13 ... Next week, HIV researchers from around the world will be in Atlanta for the ...
Two trials signal pivotal point in fight against the AIDS epidemic
The Conversation AU
Lynn Morris receives funding from the South African Medical Research Council, ... She is a member of the Board of the Global HIV Vaccine Enterprise.
Breastfeeding babies protected against HIV from their HIV+ mothers with 12 months of antiretroviral ...
Strategies to prevent postnatal mother-to-child transmission of HIV-1 in ... of Research in South Africa and Women's Health and HIV Research Unit, ...
Thousands are living with HIV in North Texas
Medical research and technological advancements have allowed better management of HIV, offering those who are infected to live longer. There is ...
Charlie Sheen's HIV diagnosis isn't something to be ashamed of. Our reaction to it is.
And research shows that stigmatization makes it harder to stop the ... Charlie Sheen's HIV status and the dawn of the era of medical-data blackmail.
TSRI researchers have new weapons to combat HIV
Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have new weapons in the fight against HIV. Their new study, published November 17, 2015 as the ...
Oregon researcher: On doorstep of HIV cure?
Picker has been working on an HIV vaccine for 15 years at Oregon Health ... He said advances in HIV research and medicine always give him hope.
UGA receives $1.49 million grant for HIV, TB research training in Uganda
And when HIV infection is added to the mix, TB becomes even more deadly. ... Key collaborators from Makerere University include Moses Joloba, chair of the department of medical microbiology in the College of Health Sciences; ...
Researchers hope new DART protein eventually cures HIV
By bringing HIV-infected cells close to T-cells, the DART protein would make it ... Although medical researchers have already developed treatments to ...
Persistent clusters sustain Netherlands HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men
The resurgent HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men (MSM) in the ... of MSM, according to new research published this week in PLOS Medicine by ... The researchers took advantage of a large national observational HIV ...
Study to explore cocaine's impact on liver disease progression in people with HIV
In 2013, Baum, a dietetics and nutrition professor, found that HIV-infected ... Medical Consequences Branch at NIDA, for guiding our research efforts ...
Prevalence and correlates of HIV-risky sexual behaviors among students attending the Medical ...
Prevalence and correlates of HIV-risky sexual behaviors among students attending the Medical and Social Welfare Center of the University of Maroua, ...
Turning the tide: HIV prevention needs women
Turning the tide: HIV prevention needs women ... Muti's daily routine involves responding to questions regarding voluntary medical male ... The research revealed that women partnered to circumcised men have a 25 to 30% ...
Strategic augmentation of Bionor's Clinical Advisory Board emphasizes focus on functional HIV cure
PharmiWeb.com (press release)
Dr. Deeks has been engaged in HIV research and clinical care since 1993, and he ... She cofunded the ORVVACS network towards HIV vaccine and Cure. ... and previously served as Chair of the HIV Medicine Association Board of ...
Kenya launches nutrition interventions for people living with HIV/AIDS
Kenya launches nutrition interventions for people living with HIV/AIDS ... "We intend to mainstream nutrition into HIV services after scientific research ... The Director of Medical Services in the Ministry of Health Nicholas Muraguri ...
Experimental treatment regimen effective against HIV
R & D Magazine
HIV virus Protease inhibitors are a class of antiviral drugs that are commonly ... Scientists at the Univ. of Nebraska Medical Center designed a new delivery ... pursing this research for the treatment and eradication of HIV infections.".
Bananas Could Cure HIV AIDS
ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
The new research focuses on a protein called banana lectin, or BanLec, that ... The researchers also showed that H84T BanLec protected mice from ... professor of internal medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School.
'Pitt Public Health launches study to promote health among aging gay and bisexual men with HIV
In an effort to create strategies for use in public health outreach nationwide, the research team will be taking an innovative approach to the study by ...
HIV cure research: Scientists create two-headed protein to deplete HIV reservoir
An illustration of how the engineered protein facilitates destruction of latently HIV-infected immune cells. 1) Protein and cells, from left to right: ...
No Condoms! Here Are 14 Other Ways You Can Prevent HIV Infection
... you are injecting medication, or when you are getting medical treatment. ... The advancements in HIV treatment research have helped to create such ...
From The Beginning To The End Of Hiv: The Great Successes...
Events at The University of Melbourne
The advances in the treatment and prevention of HIV infection have been ... her career in infectious diseases devoted to HIV medicine and research.
History of hiv
The history of HIV is frought with successes and failures. The HIV/AIDS ... on HIV/AIDS, treatment guidelines, medical research, clinical trials, vaccines.
HIV and AIDS Cure news and updates: Could the Key to Curing HIV and AIDS Hide in a Snake ...
Here's the latest on HIV and AIDS cure, news, and updates. ... Recently in the World Homeopathy Summit, a group of Indian researchers claimed ... based on JSPS Government Homeopathic Medical College, and Indian Institute of ...
As HIV Patients Live Longer, Certain Cancer Risks Rise: Study
Valley Medical Group - Health News Details
As HIV Patients Live Longer, Certain Cancer Risks Rise: Study. Anal, colon and liver cancers more common now, researchers find. By Alan Mozes
HIV/AIDS escalates amongst Sri Lankan youth
Colombo: The Sri Lankan health ministry on Thursday warned that the number of HIV/AIDS cases was escalating among the youth in the island nation.
Five new HIV/AIDS cases detected in Bougainville
Radio New Zealand
Five new cases of HIV/AIDS cases have been detected in the north of the autonomous Papua New Guinea region of Bougainville. The coordinator of ...
Thailand (2014): HIV/AIDS TRaC Study among Transgenders in Pattaya, Sattahip and Sriracha ...
This study is the second round of the Tracking Results Continuously (TRaC) survey among transgenders. The purpose of the TRaC survey is to ...
Kenya's new global fund grants to effectively fight HIV/Aids, TB and malaria
Funding strengthens resolve to provide affordable health care Cabinet Secretary, The National Treasury Today, Kenya enters into an agreement with ...
AIDS home testing kits go on sale in France
Home testing kits for HIV/AIDS went on sale in French pharmacies on ... but would nevertheless play an important role in the fight against AIDS.
New Type Of Drug Could Eliminate Dormant HIV To Cure Patients For Good
The HIV virus is covered with proteins that allows it to enter and infect cells in the body. Dormant HIV in cells can reawaken that's why it's being ...
Singapore lifts ban on HIV-positive visitors
Tourists visit the Merlion statue in Singapore. The country has lifted its two-decade-long ban on visitors with HIV. Photograph: Roslan ...
allAfrica.com: Uganda: Women Living With HIV-Aids Decry Stigma
Kampala Government should institute measures to end stigma against people living with HIV/Aids, a regional rights body has said. The call was ...
PPP focus urged as HIV/AIDS aid drops - Society - VietNam News
Viet Nam News
Phan Thi Thu Huong, the deputy general director of the Viet Nam Authority of HIV/AIDS Control and Prevention, said that external donors had been the ...
Lamivudine market in China 2019 scrutinized in new research
Acoording to the report issued by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS in 2014, by the end of 2013, patients with human immune ...
HIV definition of HIV by Medical dictionary
hiv definition of hiv by medical dictionary photos. ... Prevention HIV/AIDS treatment and research information from the US federal government.
NIDA announces recipients of Avenir Award programs for HIV/AIDS, genetics or epigenetics research
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) today announced the first six recipients of its two newly developed Avenir Award programs for HIV/AIDS ...
Liver function and survival improve after treatment with Viekirax + Exviera regimen
The researchers evaluated various non-invasive markers of liver function and .... Reduction in annual medical costs with early treatment of HCV using
House committee discusses diminished medical research budget, while Fauci talks to HIV ...
Science Speaks: HIV & TB News
As members of a House subcommittee met this morning on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC to discuss allocations that will affect health, human services ...
Researchers uncover how Gram-negative bacteria can trigger immune system reaction
Researchers at the University of Toronto have uncovered how ... People with gonorrhea are more susceptible to HIV, and people with HIV become ...
Anti-gay countries in Europe paving the way for rise in HIV cases
An international team of researchers from Europe and the US looked at ... Ford Hickson from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, said: "Our ... Dr Hickson added: "Previous research on HIV prevention in Europe has ...
Fillip for South African health research
The South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) made the ... The proposals cover an array of areas in health research such as HIV, indigenous ...
Q&A on hepatitis C epidemic in Appalachian states
"Building Community Capacity for HIV-Positive Individuals in SouthCoast, Massachusetts" ... The research also received $32,000 through the University of ... and Stover discuss the CDC report and spillover issues (legal, medical, etc.) ...
Sanford-Burnham Scientists Find Protein 'Sensor'
PEP Saves Lives
In a scientific discovery that has significant implications for preventing HIV infection, researchers at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute have ...
Cannabis HIV/AIDS Research Stunted by Schedule I Status
Research shows that THC could be viable in the treatment of HIV/AIDS, but ... He is the author of Understanding Medical Marijuana (2015 Edition), ...
Thailand and the US have entered joint research to reduce HIV transmission among MSM & TG ...
The research will be conducted in seven Thai provinces in risk of AIDS ... The therapy can be reachable at state medical centers in all communities.
Scientists find way to make HIV vaccines effective
... director of the immunity and pathogenesis program at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute in the US. "Current approaches to HIV vaccine ...
Appalachia gripped by hepatitis C epidemic, bracing for HIV
"One person could be Typhoid Mary of HIV," said Dr. Jennifer Havens, ... Greg Millett, director of public policy for the Foundation for AIDS Research.
Thirty years of AIDS data highlight survival gains, room for improvement
For the study, researchers analyzed HIV surveillance data collected continuously over the past 30-plus years by the San Francisco Department of ...
Graffiti tries to spray out HIV
Mural to address the rising rates of HIV infection within Aboriginal ... To combat the rise, the Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council ...
HIV research trials versus standard clinics for antiretroviral naive patients
Infectious Disease Article: HIV research trials versus standard clinics for ... interactive marketing, education, content, and medical research solutions.
Blue Horizon Charitable Foundation raises awareness about HIV-infected children during Cannes ...
She has HIV and was born with disfiguring fetal alcohol syndrome. ... The foundation raises capital in order to support medical centers and clinics by ... to certain geographic regions, and to finance research and development in stem ...
HIV, AIDS Cure News: Chemical Compound Starves Virus Cells To Death By Blocking Sugar ...
Yibada (English Edition)
Researchers at Northwestern Medicine and Vanderbilt University discovered that the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has a sweet tooth--an ...
AIDS Increases Risk for Age-Related Macular Degeneration
With HIV and AIDS patients living longer than ever before, they are at an ... MBA, Professor of Ophthalmology and Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at ... The research team found that nearly 10% of participants with AIDS had ...
Rumor, myth turn Malawians away from circumcision
The ministry launched a voluntary medical circumcision campaign last year in ... Medical circumcision in Malawi is being carried out as an HIV/AIDS-prevention ... Some say the circumcision is for research, so I am not interested..
54 minutes ago Don't Wait To Start Hiv Treatment, According To Groundbreaking Global Study
Related topics: AIDS, HIV, Virus, Medical Research ... Hiv Study's Findings So Compelling, Researchers Stopped It A Year Early So All Participants ...
Penn Medicine study offers hope for future organ transplants
The Daily Pennsylvanian
Medical research at Penn is giving HIV-positive patients who need vital organs a reason to hope. Penn Medicine recently released a study outlining ...
Tillis Visits UNC Medical To Discuss New Initiative To Fight HIV/AIDS
During his visit, Senator Tillis toured UNC's HIV/AIDS research labs, ... of UNC's extraordinary medical research team and state-of-the-art lab facilities, ...
Early Treatment Of HIV With Antiretrovirals Saves Lives, Reduces Risk Of AIDS And Transmission
When it comes to HIV treatment, an early start turns out to be the best hope for a ... This is an important milestone in HIV research, said University of ...
Saudi girl given HIV-infected blood to be compensated
Saudi girl given HIV-infected blood to be compensated ... The medical commission in the southern city of Jizan on Wednesday said the money ... to leave King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre in the capital Riyadh ...
Malawi sex ring study to curb HIV
The Southern Times
After successfully completing a study on a malarial vaccine, medical researchers in Malawi will by the end of the year be releasing results of another ...
Africa's health centre at the frontline of HIV research
We're in one of the highest-incidence HIV areas in the world and it is ... African Medical Research Council and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. ... The goal of that research is to develop strategies that can prevent HIV better, but ...
Black Young Gay Men From Poor Neighborhoods More Likely To Contract HIV
This finding aligns with epidemiological trends for HIV infection at the
UPDATE: Indiana approved needle-exchange program to combat HIV outbreak...
Indiana officials hopeful HIV outbreak may be subsiding ... Medical Xpress provides the latest news on HIV, Aids, HIV research, Aids Research, Aids ...
A Smartphone HIV & Syphilis Diagnosis Kit In Rwanda - A Cheap Cleanleap!
Recently in February a team of researchers, led by Samuel K. Sia, ... said Dr. Sabin Nsanzimana the RBC (Rwanda Bio-Medical Center) Head of HIV, ...
Obsidian Reptiles under investigation for selling endangered animals on Facebook
A pet shop selling endangered animals through their Facebook page has been allowed to continue its operations, despite an investigation by the ...
New research project aims at preventing HIV, other blood-borne infections
Research consistently shows that policing practices, such as confiscating or ... are key factors in the HIV epidemic among persons who inject drugs. ... San Diego School of Medicine and the U.S.-Mexico Border Health Commission, ...
'Redesigned' antibodies may control HIV
HIV, the AIDS virus (yellow), infecting a human immune cell. Credit: ... With the help of a computer program called "Rosetta," researchers at Vanderbilt ...
CDC Publishes Map Showing Death Causes Across the United States
Despite the many efforts that are being made to prevent HIV from spreading, ... The research has also helped medical experts identify the states that ...
Sotto slams needle program vs HIV
... of a research study on preventing the spread of HIV/AIDS, according to Sen. ... The 24-month scientific and medical study is being undertaken by the ... drug users that the spread of HIV/AIDS was due to the sharing of needles.
Donations between people with HIV 'could reduce organ demand'
Medical News Today
Although research transplantation is allowed under the HOPE act, to date no ... The study team included a fourth-year medical student in the Perelman ...
Desire to have children exposes young Kenyan women to HIV
Joel Odondi, a researcher at Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), based ... According to Kenya Aids Indicator Survey, three in every 10 new HIV ...
HIV outbreak warning to rural Ky, officials say
While no outbreak has reached the size of Indiana's, research reveals a high ... Idaho had two rural HIV clusters in 2008, with a total of 15 cases linked to ... counties nationally had a medical provider funded through the federal Ryan ...
Video to debunk HIV cure fallacy
Cape Town - HIV researchers at Stellenbosch University want to take their ... the university's Centre for Medical Ethics and Law, explains - through the video, ... She said while scientists were busy with research to find a cure through ...
WATCH: Elton John's Powerful Message: 'This Congress Can End AIDS'
Elton John headlines a panel of experts on HIV and AIDS to appeal for ... "This Congress indeed has the power to end AIDS, said John during a ...
No national data on HIV/AIDS among differently-abled, reveals RTI
The National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO) in its response to an RTI had noted that they do not have any national data on HIV/AIDS prevalence ...
Sacramento Woman May Hold Key To Cure For HIV, AIDS
In the world, 35 million people are living with HIV or AIDS. Most take a myriad of drugs to suppress the disease from wreaking havoc on their immune ...
$8-m programme to help children affected by HIV/AIDS
MORE than 100 children infected and affected by HIV/AIDS will benefit from psychological, educational and social support under an J$8 million ...
12 minutes ago As Circumcision Wounds Heal, Hiv-positive Men May Spread Virus To Female ...
Scientists report that a new study of HIV-infected men in Uganda has identified a temporary, but potentially ... Related topics: Medical Research.
Happily ever after: Scientists arrange protein-nanoparticle marriage
Fastening protein-based medical treatments to nanoparticles isn't easy. ... But it already has shown promise for developing an HIV vaccine and as a way to ... in medicine, polyhistidine-tags are used extensively in protein research.
New HIV Testing Law Addresses Exposure Uncertainty for Patients at UMMC's Children's Safe ...
If we know there's HIV to protect against, you tolerate the medicine. ... as soon as possible after they're arrested is based on science and research.
Watch: Piers Morgan challenges UKIP MP over Nigel Farage's HIV comments
... Carswell over Nigel Farage's comments about foreigners with HIV. ... of HIV/AIDS research, was pushed by journalist Piers Morgan during a special ... of HIV has also been a story of enormous progress, and advances in medical ...
Testing Initiatives Increase Rates of HIV Diagnosis in Primary Care and Community Settings
An outpatient HIV department in a secondary care UK hospital. .... by the Medical Research Council register of HIV seroconverters i.e. one or more of: ...
Six questions about HIV/AIDS that deserve more attention
As HIV investigators work to control and eradicate the virus worldwide, ... in a commentary publishing April 14 in the journal Trends in Molecular Medicine. ... Even with 30+ years of HIV research, how immune cells behave when the ...
Plainfield police captain who had sex without revealing HIV jailed
... for three years and has to reimburse the victims for their their out-of-pocket medical expenses for HIV/AIDS testing and psychological counseling.
HIV-infected Students on the Rise in China - CRIENGLISH.com
Young Activist Forms AIDS Campaign - EDGE Boston
HIV Outbreak in Indiana Tops 100 Cases
A targeted immune system molecule can help control the AIDS virus, offering a new tool for people infected with the deadly virus. Researchers have ...
AIDS Foundation Accused Of Manipulating Medicare And Medicaid Funding; Gov't Declines To ...
One of America's largest HIV and AIDS medical care providers was financially incentivizing employees to seek out patients who tested positive for HIV, ...
National Youth HIV, AIDS Awareness Day Quotes: 10 Inspirational Sayings
International Business Times
Friday marks National Youth HIV and AIDS Awareness Day. The day is geared toward educating millennials about the virus, fighting stigma and ...
AIDS/HIV Care Provider Accused In Medicare Fraud
PALM BEACH GARDENS (CBSMiami/AP) One of the nation's largest suppliers of HIV and AIDS medical care is accused of scamming federal ...
HIV Cure News and Updates: A Vaccine to Cure AIDS and HIV Might Be Available Anytime Soon?
... seems to be a great year when it come to discovering cure for the dreaded HIV. Last time we wrote about an article that may potentially cure AIDS.
A single dose of a new HIV drug weakens the virus for 28 days
By injecting people infected with HIV with a single dose of antibodies, ... step in a process to make anti-HIV antibodies into a treatment for HIV/AIDS," ...
Ryan White, the hemophiliac teen who contracted HIV, remembered 25 years after death
Ryan White's story proves that HIV and AIDS do not discriminate against color, age, or sexual orientation. And the famous people in the slideshow ...
9 hours ago Ucla Research Links Hiv To Age-accelerating Cellular Changes
Research suggests that HIV induces age-associated changes to the DNA, which in turn lead to earlier onset of age-related illnesses such as some ...
Ritonavir concentrations not correlated with lipid levels in people with HIV taking boosted ...
The present research provided an opportunity to test this theory, but showed associations between ritonavir exposure and lipid changes over 48 and ..
Single POC test detecting HIV antibodies, viral RNA in development
The funding is part of a $1.5 million Small Business Innovation Research Phase II grant previously awarded to Rheonix, Inc., a medical technology ...
Duke HIV vaccine studies win federal funding Herald-Sun
PEP Saves Lives
Two research teams at Duke Medicine have received large, multi-year grants from the National Institutes of Health to pursue projects on HIV vaccine ...
Texas GOP Cuts Millions From HIV Prevention To Fund More Abstinence Education
publichealthwatch - WordPress.com
And it has the third-highest number of HIV diagnoses, according to recent CDC ... Research overwhelmingly demonstrates that abstinence-only education ... That's why leading public health and medical professional organizations, ...
Research links HIV to age-accelerating cellular changes
UC Health - University of California
Research links HIV to age-accelerating cellular changes ... professor of medicine in the division of hematology/oncology at the David Geffen School of ...
HIV spreads similar to computer virus
Delhi Daily News
HIV virus spreads throughout the body in a similar way to computer virus, according to medical specialists and network security experts at University College ... Using a model called "hybrid spreading," the researchers found that the ...
Malnutrition, not HIV, main trigger of tuberculosis in India: Study
Malnutrition, not HIV, main trigger of tuberculosis in India: Study ... explained Dr Anurag Bhargava of the Himalayan Institute of Medicine and an expert ...
Heroin, HIV, hepatitis small-town problems, too
Lexington Herald Leader
Research from around the world has found that needle exchanges serve ... The American Medical Association and World Health Organization report ...
Towards a medical miracle? New HIV drug gives hope to patients
The study said that out of 27 participants, 7 (25.93 per cent) showed a sustained reduction in the viral load from 12 to 24 weeks. Significant weight gain ...
Indian Doctors Developing Medicine for HIV and Ebola?
It seems much progress in developing the medicine for deadly HIV and Ebola has become happy news for the researchers and patients across the ...
Homeopathics claim breakthrough in AIDS, TB
The Asian Age
Two other researchers, Dr Kanjaksha Ghosh of Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and Dr Tapas Kundu from the National Institute of Immuno ...
Chinese study sheds light on how well treatment may work as prevention in the real world
A study from the Henan province of China published recently shows that antiretroviral therapy (ART) may not be as effective at suppressing HIV and ...
HIV replicates early in the brain
A team of researchers has discovered HIV can begin replicating in the brain as early as four months after initial infection. The study followed 72 ...
Women and HIV in America: Making AIDS History
Additionally, as a result of effective treatment of HIV-positive pregnant women ... the scientific and medical community failed to recognize women as a target ... Additionally, more research on women and HIV/AIDS is urgently required, ...
Domestic violence deters contraception
A major study published in PLOS One, led by McGill PhD student Lauren ... more likely to contract HIV than women who do not, according to studies cited by the ... These research findings also have implications for medical training.
Public Release: 31-Mar-2015 HIV patients experience better kidney transplant outcomes than ...
EurekAlert (press release)
The research team examined outcomes of 124,035 adult kidney recipients ... Penn Medicine is one of the world's leading academic medical centers, ...
Cannabis Could Block HIV's Spread
And marijuana, despite many studies proving its medical value, is sill ... Mirroring other studies that link marijuana to HIV, the study illustrates how THC ...
Ethical and legal challenges in enrolling adolescents in medical research in South Africa
ABSTRACT INTHISPAPERWEREVIEWLEGALANDETHICAL challenges to the enrolment of children in. HIV vaccine trials, and discuss two main
For most children with HIV and low immune cell count, cells rebound after treatment
The researchers were funded by the National Institutes of Health. ... diseases and of molecular and medical pharmacology at the David Geffen School ...
New research reveals that HIV latency is controlled by the virus itself
New research from the Gladstone Institutes for the first time provides strong evidence that HIV latency is controlled not by infected host cells, but by the ...
A research agenda for HIV survivors
Over 35 million people worldwide are living with HIV. Massive global efforts and investments to deliver combination antiretroviral therapy (ART) have ...