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Treatment Interruption = Passing Infection

Treatment Interruption = Passing Infection

An HIV-positive man transmitted HIV to his sexual partner after interrupting antiretroviral therapy as part of a research study into a therapeutic vaccine, French scientists reported in the Journal of Infectious Diseases last week. The case report underlines the importance of participants in cure and vaccine studies being made aware of this potential and of prescribing pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) to their sexual partners.

The 59 year-old man had been diagnosed… read more

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Scientist Unveil Promising New HIV Vaccine Strategy

Scientist Unveil Promising New HIV Vaccine Strategy

11-26-18

This article exceeds the 3000 character cap on this page, by the web designers for myHIVteam - but here is the link to read all about this exciting news from the Scripps Research Institure:

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/11/1...

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Think we are winning the war against HIV? Maybe not

Think we are winning the war against HIV? Maybe not

Ted talks - https://www.ted.com/talks/edsel_salvana_the_dan...

Edsel Salvaña
Infectious disease specialist, molecular epidemiologist and is the director of the Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology at the National Institutes of Health at the University of the Philippines in Manila.

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Newly discovered compound made inside the body has activity against viruses including HIV

Newly discovered compound made inside the body has activity against viruses including HIV

This site limits detail characters to 3000 - so I will just post the link for you to read.

I hope this discovery helps lead science closer to a cure.

A structural model of viperin a naturally occurring enzyme in humans that is known to have antiviral effects on viruses such as West Nile, hepatitis C, rabies, and HIV. A new study led by researchers from Penn State and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine reveals the… read more

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Crixivan

Crixivan

This was black boxed years again terrible drug

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New Research: HIV RNA expression inhibitors may restore immune function in HIV-infected individuals Date:

New Research: HIV RNA expression inhibitors may restore immune function in HIV-infected individuals Date:

DATE: August 27, 2018

Immune activation and inflammation persist in the majority of treated HIV-infected individuals and is associated with excess risk of mortality and morbidity. A new study by Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) researchers suggests that use of HIV RNA expression inhibitors as adjunct therapy might diminish atypical inflammation and restore immune function in HIV-infected individuals… read more

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Mylan is a true hypocrite

Mylan is a true hypocrite

This site limits details to 3000 characters. So, I will just post a link to some important relevations about the greedy intentions of Mylan with respect to HIV Generics.

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/08/mylan-la...

Read and know thy enemy.

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Occupations

Occupations

I was just wondering if anyone else works in the health care field, specifically surgical areas or sterile processing. If you do have you had any problems with your organization while working? I am getting ready to return to work, hopefully after being off for the past 2.5 years recovering from cryptococcal meningitis. Let me know what your have experienced.

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Cats Can Lead to New HIV Therapies

Cats Can Lead to New HIV Therapies

Cats are much more than just our four-legged companions; new research now explains how our furry friends could also aid the development of new drugs for HIV.Researchers have deciphered the structure of a protein that causes drug resistance in FIV.
Scientists have now unraveled the 3-D structure of a specific protein in feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) that is also present in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).Study authors Akram Alian and Dr. Meytal Galilee — who are from… read more

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