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...

Hep C & the War on Drugs

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl The War on Common Sense A new report advocates decriminalizing drug use to reduce Hep C The so-called “war on drugs” is...

Cannabinoids as Treatment

Wellness Watch by Jeannie Wraight CB Breaker Cannabinoids may be effective in treating HIV, not just relieving symptoms The legalization of medical marijuana has been a...

Interferon-Free C

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl <strong>Warp Speeds <p> CROI researchers predict oral-only interferon-free treatment by 2014</strong><p> <a href="http://aumag.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/warp_speed.jpg"><img src="http://aumag.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/warp_speed.jpg" alt="warp_speed" width="600" height="450" class="alignleft size-full wp-image-7443" /></a><p> Advances leading...

Safety Net

Treatment Horizons by Chael Needle A nonprofit creates a new support system for the uninsured Joining Merck and ViiV Healthcare, Gilead Sciences is now supporting and...

Man to Man

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl For MSMs: treatment hope for HCV—and a warning There’s more evidence of the effectiveness of new antiretroviral drugs in treating the...

Cuts to Healthcare

Treatment Horizons by Chael Needle Hill & Mountain? Weakened federal support of HIV/AIDS services puts our health at risk President Obama’s fiscal year 2014 budget plan includes...

Invisible Disease

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl Organizations shine a light on HCV in jails and prisons The percentage of people chronically infected with hepatitis C (HCV) in...

HIV Latency & HDACs

Hide and Seek Led by Dr. Daria Hazuda, researchers tackle HIV latency with HDAC inhibitors by Chael Needle With all the talk around viral suppression, it may...

The Silent C

A new recommendation report provides a global look at hepatitis C Hep Talk by Larry Buhl There’s good news and bad news about the hepatitis C...

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