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Chimp-carried HIV strains can be transferred to humans, study confirms Researchers from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln confirm that strains of chimp-carried SIVs can infect human cells and subsequently mutate.
Medical News Today | Jul 25, 2016 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
How new HIV drugs lock virus in immaturity A new type of HIV drug currently being tested works in an unusual way, scientists in the Molecular Medicine Partnership Unit, a collaboration between EMBL and Heidelberg University Hospital, have...
Medical News Today | Jul 19, 2016 12:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New HIV infections stagnating at 2.5 million a year worldwide Between 2005 and 2015, rate of new HIV infections increased in 74 countries.
Medical News Today | Jul 19, 2016 12:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Cancer-fighting gene immunotherapy shows promise as treatment for HIV Artificial receptors kill cells infected with the virus that causes AIDS, UCLA study finds.
Medical News Today | Jul 19, 2016 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
HIV therapy for breastfeeding mothers can virtually eliminate transmission to babies For HIV-infected mothers whose immune system is in good health, taking a three-drug antiretroviral regimen during breastfeeding essentially eliminates HIV transmission by breast milk to their...
Medical News Today | Jul 19, 2016 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Mass imprisonment of drug users driving global epidemics of HIV, hepatitis, and tuberculosis The War on Drugs, mass incarceration of drug users, and the failure to provide proven harm reduction and treatment strategies has led to high levels of HIV, tuberculosis, and hepatitis B and C...
Medical News Today | Jul 15, 2016 4:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Treatment targets HIV's last hiding place Genetically engineered protein helps immune system see and kill cells containing dormant HIV.UK scientists may have found a way to destroy HIV's last refuge.
Medical News Today | Jul 15, 2016 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Increasing rates of medical male circumcision, female ART coverage linked with lower rates of HIV infection among men In a study appearing in the July 12 issue of JAMA, an HIV/AIDS theme issue, Xiangrong Kong, Ph.D.
Medical News Today | Jul 13, 2016 12:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Cats pass disease to wildlife, even in remote areas Researchers tracking the spread of Toxoplasma gondii -- a parasite that reproduces only in cats but sickens and kills many other animals -- have found infected wildlife throughout a 1,500-acre (600-hectare) natural area in central Illinois.
Science Daily | May 12, 2011 8:19 PM [GMT] | 1 comment | recommend
Deportation Tied to Higher HIV Risk for Men Injecting Drugs HealthDay - WEDNESDAY, July 30 (HealthDay News) -- The odds of HIV infectionincrease fourfold for male injection drug users who were deported toTijuana from the United States compared to non-deportees in the Mexicanborder city, a new study reports.
Yahoo! News | Jul 31, 2008 03:47 AM [GMT] | 1 comment | recommend