Mighty Mouse

Mighty Mouse A humanized BLT mouse model creates a vital platform for drug discovery by Chael Needle In the early stages of drug discovery, many candidates that...

Host Restrictive Factors

The Deeper End of the Ocean Host restrictive factors create research excitement by Mariel Selbovitz, MPH, and David Miller The doors on viral host restrictive factors (HRFs),...

First Line

A treatment for advanced HIV-associated Kaposi’s sarcoma is relaunched by Chael Needle Newly acquired by Galen from Gilead Sciences, DaunoXome (daunorubicin citrate liposome injection) is an...

Man Up Mondays

An independent interim review of the Strategic Timing of AntiRetroviral Treatment (START) study findings shows that initializing treatment early improves outcomes for individuals with...

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...

Targeting Dual Points of Entry

LifeGuide Two Birds, One Stone Researchers make advances with agents that can target dual points of entry by Mariel Selbovitz, MPH Drug discovery and early to mid-stage drug...

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...

Gut Instinct

AIDS Healthcare Foundation Trains a Research Lens on Probiotics by Chael Needle "Probiotics” has become a new buzz word in the dairy aisle—at least two brands...

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...

PRO 140

Chronic Relief? A self-injectable monoclonal antibody vies to become a monotherapy by Chael Needle Anti-HIV agents currently being researched these days seem split between (1) improving regimens...

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