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Swiss research identifies factors associated with use of non-recommended HIV therapy

New Swiss research shows the importance of observing antiretroviral treatment guidelines, even in people who have well-controlled HIV infection. Published in the online edition of the Journal

Published
05 December 2012
By
Michael Carter
'Real-world' evidence shows that antiretroviral therapy reduces risk of HIV transmission in heterosexual couples

A study conducted in China has provided 'real-world' evidence of the impact of antiretroviral therapy on the risk of transmission in heterosexual couples. Published in The Lancet,

Published
04 December 2012
By
Michael Carter
THERAVECTYS is granted authorization from the French and Belgian regulatory agencies to launch a Phase III clinical trial for its anti-HIV therapeutic vaccine candidate

The world’s first use of lentiviral vector technology in the vaccine field .

Published
04 December 2012
From
EATG
Redefining Expanded Access Programs for patients with MDR-HIV

It is time to create a new paradigm to break the vicious cycle of single drug access that has failed these patients.

Published
04 December 2012
From
GMHC Treatment Issues
Out-of-clinic adherence club for delivery of ARVs shows better retention than standard of care

An out-of-clinic model of HIV treatment delivery in South Africa has shown superior results to the standard in-clinic delivery of antiretrovirals (ARVs), according to results of

Published
03 December 2012
By
Lesley Odendal
AIDS drug roll-out boosts South African life expectancy

South Africa has achieved a "stunning" increase in life expectancy in the last three years due to a government push to roll out antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) to people with HIV/AIDS, researchers said on Thursday.

Published
01 December 2012
From
Reuters
South Africa: HIV Patients to Take One ARV Tablet Daily

As from April next year, patients who are on ARV treatment will no longer have to take three tablets but only need one tablet per day.

Published
30 November 2012
From
AllAfrica
Cancer drug shows promise in eradicating latent HIV infection

Breakthrough drugs help people to live longer with HIV, but more research is needed for an actual cure. One challenge involves eradicating the virus when it is latent in the body. Research in the December 2012 issue of the Journal of Leukocyte Biology suggests the cancer drug, JQ1, may be useful in purging latent HIV infection by activating the virus in the presence of potent therapy -- essentially a dead end for the virus.

Published
29 November 2012
From
Eurekalert Medicine & Health
HIV and TB in Practice for nurses: Starting ART for treatment and prevention in people with active TB and HIV

This article provides information for nurses on starting HIV treatment for people with HIV and active TB.

Published
29 November 2012
From
HIV & AIDS treatment in practice
How AIDS ends: 15 visionaries write the final chapter on HIV/AIDS

When the history of HIV/AIDS is at last written, what will the final chapter look like? With contributions from: Timothy Ray Brown, Jeanne White Ginder, Cleve Jones, Barbara Lee, Mark Dybul, Paul Farmer, Robert Gallo, Mervyn Silverman, Diane Havlir, Scott Wiener, LZ Granderson, Hank Plante, Eduardo Xol, and Neil Giuliano.

Published
28 November 2012
From
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

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