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HIV entry mechanism into immune cell nucleus revealed How does HIV enter the nucleus of immune cells when it is bigger than the pores in its walls? New research shows it hijacks a protein to enlarge the pores.
Medical News Today | Jun 23, 2016 2:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Study observes potential breakthrough in treatment of HIV A new study conducted by researchers at the San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC) observes that pharmacological enhancement of the immune systems of HIV patients could help eliminate infected...
Medical News Today | Jun 17, 2016 2:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Transgender rights critical for the health of 25 million transgender people worldwide Public health efforts fail to capture even most basic information about transgender health, but social, legal context in which many transgender people live has led to high rates of HIV, depression.
Medical News Today | Jun 17, 2016 11:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Topical application of antiretroviral drug combination prevents transmission of (S)HIV 2 powerful AVR drugs provide complete protection for over 4 months.Researchers are edging ever closer to discovering the perfect combination of drugs and drug delivery system that will stop the...
Medical News Today | Jun 14, 2016 4:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Autologous stem cell transplantation offers safe and effective - and potentially curative - option for patients with HIV-associated lymphoma Multicenter, Phase II trial suggests autologous transplant should be standard of care for HIV patients with relapsed/treatment-resistant lymphoma.
Medical News Today | Jun 14, 2016 12:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Candida-specific helper T cells are preferential and early targets of HIV Candida yeasts normally live on human skin and mucous membranes without causing disease. In individuals with a weakened immune system, however, they are a major cause of opportunistic infections.
Medical News Today | Jun 10, 2016 11:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Thailand is first country in Asia to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis Thailand has received validation from WHO for having eliminated mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis, becoming the first country in Asia and the Pacific region and also the first with a...
Medical News Today | Jun 9, 2016 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Many travelers are putting their sexual health at risk Two new studies find that a high number of adults engage in sex with new partners while traveling abroad, but few of them do so safely.
Medical News Today | Jun 7, 2016 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Judge: Law trimming early voting in Ohio is unconstitutional COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) A law trimming early voting in Ohio is unconstitutional and cannot be enforced, a federal judge ruled Tuesday in a case involving a series Republican-backed voting changes in the presidential battleground state.
Yahoo! News | May 24, 2016 10:35 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Researchers may be one step closer to curing HIV Scientists from KU Leuven, Belgium, present a new therapeutic approach that may make it possible for HIV patients to (temporarily) stop their medication.
Medical News Today | May 18, 2016 11:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend