HIV

Despite Long-term Treatment, Hiv Persists In Spinal Fluid And Is Linked To Cognition Problems

Even after nearly a decade of strict HIV treatment, cells sheltering the virus could be found in the cerebrospinal fluid of half of participants in a national clinical trial of people living with HIV. Moreover, those participants had higher...
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Widespread Global Implementation Of Who's 'treat All' Hiv Recommendation

A new study shows that the World Health Organization's (WHO) 2015 recommendation for immediate treatment of all people living with HIV has become the standard of care across HIV clinics in countries around the world. While most countries have...
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Hiv: Holes In The Immune System Left Unrepaired Despite Drug Therapy

A discovery about HIV published in Nature Immunology paves the way to new therapies that might complement antiretroviral therapy.
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Hiv Vaccine To Begin International Testing

We imagine that there will come a time in the future when scientists and researchers finally discover the cure for HIV. So far there have been some promising findings, and now it looks like researchers at Johnson & Johnson are ready to test out...
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Hiv: Reprogramming Cells To Control Infection

Following research on cohorts, scientists have described the characteristics of CD8 immune cells in these 'HIV controller' subjects. The unique antiviral power of these immune cells can be attributed to an optimal metabolic program that confers...
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Hiv Vaccine To Begin International Tests, Including In Us - Cnet

Johnson & Johnson will start the testing later this year on 3,800 men.
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Awareness, Use Of Prep On Rise Among Men Who Have Sex With Men

THURSDAY, July 11, 2019 -- There has been a recent increase in the awareness and use of HIV preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) among men who have sex with men (MSM), according to research published in the July 12 issue of the U.S. Centers for Disease...
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Study Participation Cuts Alcohol Use And Boosts Viral Suppression In Female Drinkers With Hiv

Women living with HIV are less likely than men to achieve viral suppression with antiretroviral therapy. Reduction in alcohol use is a possible strategy to improve health outcomes in women with HIV, with evidence that unhealthy alcohol use (>7...
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We Got An Inside Look At Pharma Giant Merck's Strategy To Upend The $20 Billion Hiv Drug Market...

A promising new HIV drug could one day be implanted in the body, upending the current paradigm of daily pills. The medicine, MK-8591, is being developed by US drug giant Merck. That could give Merck an edge in a market expected to top $21 billion by...
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Hiv Linked To Heart Failure, Stroke Risk

(MedPage Today) -- Study adds to growing literature on aging with HIV as a chronic condition
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Scientists Say They Found A Cure For Hiv In Some Mice. Humans Could Be Next.

Researchers say they eliminated HIV in nine of 23 mice that were modified so their immune systems better mimicked those of humans.
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Medical News Today: World First: Researchers Completely Remove Hiv From Mice

Using a new antiretroviral therapy followed by gene editing, researchers were able to completely eliminate HIV from mice for the very first time.
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With Crispr And Medication, Scientists Remove Hiv Virus From Mice

(Credit: Evgeniy Kalinovskiy/Shutterstock) Nearly 37 million people suffer from human immune deficiency virus or HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. The go-to treatment for the infection is antiretroviral therapy, better known as ART. It can prevent...
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Hiv Eliminated From The Genomes Of Living Animals

Researchers have for the first time eliminated replication-competent HIV-1 DNA -- the virus responsible for AIDS -- from the genomes of living animals. The study marks a critical step toward the development of a possible cure for human HIV infection.
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Medical News Today: Can The Rife Machine Treat Cancer?

The Rife machine delivers a low energy electromagnetic frequency into the body. It usually consists of a controller box and two electrical pads that a person attaches to their hands or feet. Proponents claim that it can cure cancer and HIV, but...
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Is Gene-editing The Future Of Hiv Treatment?

While HIV treatment has made immense strides since its discovery in the 80s, there still isn't a cure. But in a remarkable new find, scientists may have figured out a way to completely eliminate it. A new study, published on Tuesday in the journal...
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For First Time Ever, Researchers Able To Eliminate Hiv From Animal

For the first time researchers have been able to completely eliminate HIV from a mouse model. It marks a critical step toward the development of a possible cure for human HIV infection.
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Tip Sheet: Hiv Exclusions In Clinical Trials; Lack Of Diversity In Genetic Research; And Advances...

Below are summaries of recent Fred Hutch research, with links for additional background and media contacts.
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Wrestling Fans Urged To Get Tested For Hiv & Hepatitis C After Attending Bloody Wrestling Event

Source: TIMOTHY A. CLARY / Getty Fans In Attendance Of Bloody Wrestling Match To Get Tested For HIV & Hepatitis C According to the NY Daily News, wrestling fans in attendance at a Southern Indiana event may have been exposed to blood or bodily...
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Acip: Hep A And Menb Vaccine Recommendations Updated

(MedPage Today) -- Hepatitis A recommendations expanded for people with HIV; panel stands pat on flu vaccine policy
Related topics: HIV Vaccine, Influenza Vaccine, Vaccines, Hepatitis, Virus, Flu, Influenza (Flu)

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