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Don't Wait To Start HIV Treatment, According To Groundbreaking Study

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 05.28.2015 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON (AP) — A major international study sought to settle how soon is best to start HIV treatment — and the advice is don't delay. People ...

Experimental AIDS Drug Stirs Talk Of Vaccine 'Alternative'

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 02.20.2015 | Science

For more than three decades, scientists have tried unsuccessfully to develop an effective vaccine for HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. But now researc...

The Biggest HIV/AIDS Research Breakthroughs Of 2014

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 12.05.2014 | Healthy Living

There’s a lot to be optimistic about in the global fight against HIV and AIDS. By the end of 2013, 12.9 million people were taking life-saving anti-...

Detecting Change: A Landmark in HIV Prevention

Tyler Curry | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Tyler Curry

This study isn't a free pass for stupid behavior. But this study is a monumental and extraordinary step in the fight against HIV.

What Will Be The Big Science Stories This Year? Here Are 10 Good Bets

natureheader | Richard Van Noorden | Posted 03.13.2014 | Science

Transgenic monkeys Several research groups, including a team led by geneticist Erika Sasaki and stem-cell biologist Hideyuki Okano ...

Scientists Inspired, Not Crushed, By Relapse Of 'Cured' HIV Patients

Reuters | Kate Kelland, Health and Science Correspondent | Posted 03.04.2014 | Healthy Living

By Kate Kelland, Health and Science Correspondent LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists seeking a cure for AIDS say they have been inspired, no...

'Hot' Papers Point to Key Research on HIV/AIDS

Christopher King | Posted 02.02.2014 | Science
Christopher King

To identify significant, recent work in HIV/AIDS, Thomson Reuters focused on a particular variety of highly cited report: the "hot" paper -- published in the last two years and cited at a level notably higher than papers of comparable type and age published in the same journal.

Obama Reveals $100 Million HIV Research Initiative

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 01.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama announced a new initiative at the National Institutes of Health in pursuit of a cure for HIV, saying his ad...

Promising HIV Vaccine May Take 10 Years To Perfect

| Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

By Fred Furtado (Click here for the original article) If a breakthrough in developing an HIV vaccine occurred today, scientists and drug compani...

Patriotism, Sacrifice and an HIV Vaccine

A. Cornelius Baker | Posted 07.25.2013 | Impact
A. Cornelius Baker

In three decades we have made tremendous progress in the battle against the HIV epidemic. There are now over three dozen approved drugs and combination regimens that, when taken correctly, can extend life for decades.

The Elusive Perfect Storm: Are We Missing Our Chance to Functionally Cure HIV infection in Adults?

Dr. Lisa Fitzpatrick | Posted 05.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Lisa Fitzpatrick

Many hurdles impede our ability to routinely replicate functional cures in adults, but I believe there are three glaring medical and/or behavioral barriers to imminently achieving this public health success.

Big News in Atlanta

Bertrand Audoin | Posted 05.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Bertrand Audoin

What we are seeing here in Atlanta is a continuation of the renewed energy and enthusiasm for HIV cure-related research that will maintain its impetus leading into the IAS 2013 conference in Kuala Lumpur in June with the Pre-Conference Symposium Toward an HIV Cure.

Glennisha Morgan

Salt-N-Pepa Star Hits NYC For HIV/AIDS Awareness | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

“Howard Stern Show” producer Gary Dell’Abate unveiled “The Arches Of Hope,” an interactive art installation and social media campaign to rai...

Cara Santa Maria

WATCH: Has AIDS Met Its Match? | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 01.18.2013 | Science

Researchers may have discovered a way to protect against the transmission of HIV--a worldwide epidemic that now infects about 35 million people. No...

10 Things We've Learned About HIV/AIDS This Year

The Huffington Post | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 03.15.2013 | Healthy Living

Today marks World AIDS Day, a time for the global community to recognize the widespread impact of HIV/AIDS. Right now, 1.2 million people in the U...

International AIDS Conference Opens At Key Turning Point

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 09.22.2012 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — Science now has the tools to slash the spread of HIV even without a vaccine – and the U.S. is donating an extra $150 million ...

CalTech Report Reveals Optimism For AIDS Protection

AP | By MALCOLM RITTER | Posted 11.30.2011 | Los Angeles

NEW YORK -- As scientists struggle to find a vaccine to prevent infection with the AIDS virus, a study in mice suggests hope for a new approach &ndash...