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New antibody drug continues to show promise for treatment of HIV

Great strides have been made in recent years to develop treatment options for HIV, and the disease can now be controlled with ...

New HIV infections stagnating at 2.5 million a year worldwide

Rate of new infections increased in 74 countries over past decade, raising significant challenges to ending the AIDS pandemic. ...

Researchers Discuss Challenges, Successes of HIV Cure Research in Science

A better understanding of HIV latency is the key to eradicating the virus researchers at the University of North Carolina and partner institutions write in a perspective in the journal Science. ... Full story

Prevention of HIV infection in men who have sex with men is a priority in West Africa

In West Africa, men who have sex with men are exposed to a high risk of HIV infection and could benefit from stronger prevention including pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). This is what is suggested by the first data from ANRS CohMSM, a study led by Christian Laurent (IRD, TransVIHMI) and his colleagues, the first results of which will be presented at AIDS 2016 in Durban, South Africa (18 to 22 July). ... Full story

Preventable deaths of children with HIV

Reducing opportunistic infections such as TB in children with HIV could save both lives and money ... Full story

Bot for Messenger Launched at the International Aids Conference 2016

The bot will provide mothers a more affordable, engaging way to access the stage-based messages currently provided by the technology’s SMS services ... Full story

HIV Treatment Keeps Uninfected Partner from Contracting the Virus

HPTN 052 Study Results Culmination of 15 Years of Research ... Full story

Cancer-fighting gene immunotherapy shows promise as treatment for HIV

Artificial receptors kill cells infected with the virus that causes AIDS, UCLA study finds. ... Full story

How new HIV drugs lock virus in immaturity

Study provides insights into workings of new HIV drugs and how virus becomes resistant ... Full story

AIDS not public health issue but HIV is

AIDS is no longer a public health problem in Australia. This is the announcement that came earlier this week from leading scientists at the Kirby and Peter Doherty institutes and the Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO). ... Full story

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