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Challenges to Stem Cell Transplantation in HIV-Positive Patients

Stem cell transplants have gained interest in the HIV community mainly because of their potential for curing HIV itself. However, stem cell transplants are mainly used to treat various forms of cancer in both HIV-negative and HIV-positive people.

Published
22 October 2014
From
TheBody.com
How did 'the Berlin patient' become cured of HIV?

Researchers are closer to unraveling the mystery of how Timothy Ray Brown, the only human cured of HIV, defeated the virus, according to a new study. Although the work doesn't provide a definitive answer, it rules out one possible explanation.

Published
07 October 2014
From
Washington Post
Early HIV drugs are 'not a cure'

Giving drugs within hours of HIV infection is not a cure for HIV, according to doctors treating a baby in Milan.

Published
03 October 2014
From
BBC Health
Research Toward a Cure Trials

A listing of clinical trials and observational studies related to the research effort to cure HIV infection, mainly derived from the clinicaltrials.gov online registry.

Published
02 October 2014
From
Treatment Action Group
Monkey Study Suggests Radiation Didn’t Cure ‘Berlin Patient’ of HIV

A primate study has suggested that the radiation part of the leukemia treatment the “Berlin patient” received was not what functionally cured him of HIV.

Published
01 October 2014
From
AIDSMeds
How did the 'Berlin patient' rid himself of HIV?

Researchers are closer to unraveling the mystery of how Timothy Ray Brown, the only human cured of HIV, defeated the virus, according to a new study. Although the work doesn’t provide a definitive answer, it rules out one possible explanation.

Published
29 September 2014
From
Science
The Only People Who Have Ever Been Cured of HIV/AIDS

Over the past few years, a tiny number of people appeared to have had active, living, reproducing HIV completely eliminated from their bodies. Here's a quick look at the most solidly documented "functional HIV cure" cases we know of today.

Published
24 September 2014
From
The Body Pro
Sharon Lewin appointed to lead Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity

Leading infectious disease expert Professor Sharon Lewin has been appointed the inaugural Director of the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity at the University of Melbourne.

Published
15 September 2014
From
Peter Doherty Institute
A "Bad Year" for HIV Cure Research? Experts Mix Realism and Hope

At ICAAC 2014, a major gathering of infectious disease experts, we heard speeches and spoke with leading HIV researchers about their evolving feelings regarding our fraught pathway toward a cure and the efforts currently underway to get us there.

Published
11 September 2014
From
The Body Pro
SIV Reservoir Fills Before Viremia in Rectally Infected Monkeys

In macaques rectally infected with simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV), the latent viral reservoir starts to fill with proviral DNA before viral RNA can be detected in peripheral blood. Findings from this study could help explain why HIV rebounded in the Mississippi child after being undetected for over 2 years.

Published
11 September 2014
From
International AIDS Society
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