Vpu Inhibitor Candidate

BIT225 is a new type of antiviral called a Vpu inhibitor, which researchers are investigating to treat both HIV and HIV/hepatitis C (HCV) co-infection....
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Cure—Or Bust

LifeGuide Cure—or Bust Amid advances and setbacks in care, we must still aim for the end of HIV by Jeannie Wraight   I recently read a rather angry reader...

Cure Research Setback?

Shock and Kill Research unveils new info about latent HIV reservoirs, signaling a possible cure setback by Jeannie Wraight Amid several recent successes in the pursuit for...

Counting Cures

Destination: Cure by Jeannie Wraight Counting Cures Before we start tallying “cures,” let’s strive to define what we mean by “cured?” Several months ago a media frenzy...

Orphaned Vaccines

Sometimes viewing a complex issue in its most simplistic form can help us to understand where a problem lies. HIV is a virus that...

Broad Spectrum Antivirals: Part I

Spectrum Analysis Broad spectrum antivirals shift the drug model paradigm by Jeannie Wraight The recent spread of emerging pandemic viruses such as Zika and Ebola has increased...

amfAR Institute for HIV Cure Research: An Interview with Dr. Paul...

Hide & Seek Paul Volberding, MD, helps create synergy at the amfAR Institute for Cure Research by Jeannie Wraight The amfAR Institute for HIV Cure Research was...

Expediting Research

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and the University of North Carolina at Chapel-Hill (UNC) will launch a jointly owned novel HIV Cure Center, as well as a...

Novel Cure Research Supported by amfAR

Deciphering the Puzzle A new round of amfAR's Countdown to a Cure initiative grants support novel cure research by Jeannie Wraight amfAR has awarded a new round...

Talking “Cure”

Nobel Prize Laureate and world renowned HIV researcher Françoise Barré-Sinoussi recently made the statement that she does not believe an HIV cure is possible....

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