ACA & HCV Care

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl Location, Location, Location How will the Affordable Care Act affect HCV care? In October, open enrollment for state-based health insurance marketplaces as...

Cure Research: CROI 2018

Fast Look Cure research highlights from CROI 2018 by Jeannie Wraight The Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) provides an annual snapshot of the year’s most...

Borrowing Therapies

Two Anti-Cancer Drugs Are Tapped in the Fight Against HIV by Chael Needle New types of drugs are needed in the fight against HIV but some of...

Old Concept, New Hope

LifeGuide Therapeutic Vaccines May Change the Treatment Landscape for the Better by Jeannie Gibbs Clinical development of HIV therapeutic vaccine candidate, Vacc-4x, will continue after further...

SMYD2 & the HIV Reservoir

Shock Value Research on SMYD2 shows potential to wake up the HIV reservoir by Chael Needle HIV latency—where HIV hides out in reservoirs, dormant and beyond the...

Equal HCV Treatment Benefits

A press conference at the 2015 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) offered two main takeaways: that the new generation of oral direct-acting antiviral agents (DAAs) are highly effective and safe, and...

Status Update

LifeGuide Based in San Diego, a prevention model aims to reach everyone Everybody should be tested for HIV. That message is the basis for Lead...

Use of HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis May Increase Use of Primary Care

A new study reveals that patients who use PrEP (Pre-exposure Prophylaxis ), a combination of the antiretroviral medications emtricitabine and tenofovir called Truvada, to...

Smart Body Art

Do tattoos & piercings carry an increased HCV risk? by Larry Buhl In the U.S., an estimated thirty-six percent of people under thirty have tattoos, according...

Oral Care & Viral Reservoirs

Oral Report Could something as simple as oral care affect viral reservoirs? by Jeannie Wraight Research performed at Case Western found increased levels of HIV in the...

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