Treatment as Prevention

LifeGuide A community perspective on PrEP delves into its pros & cons by Jeannie Gibbs Post-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is the provision of antiretrovirals (ARVs) to HIV-negative...

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...

When in Rome

The 6th IAS Pathogenesis Conference doesn't really end after the closing session by David Miller In 1987 I attended my first AIDS conference, beginning twenty-four years...

Sweet Heart

A statin challenges the drug interaction status quo by Chael Needle LifeGuide Maintaining appropriate levels of lipids (fats or fat-like substances in the blood)—“good” cholesterol (HDL-C),...

Speed Test

An antigen and antibody combo assay zeroes in on acute infection Treatment Horizons by Chael Needle The diagnosis of acute HIV infection, when the virus is...

Early Bird

Study results show immediate treatment holds promise as a prevention tool by Chael Needle Treatment and prevention make good bedfellows. That’s the idea underscoring the results...

Verve for VERxVE

An extended release formulation breaks through by Chael Needle Based on results from the VERxVE study, the FDA recently approved Viramune XR for use in antiretroviral...

The Early Days

LifeGuide Dr. C. Everett Koop Revisits a Time When Neither Treatment nor Testing Existed by Chael Needle Knowing he had to face the micromanaging tendencies and...

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...

Fat Chance

A Treatment for Lipodystrophy-Related Excessive Abdominal Fat Comes of Age by Chael Needle HIV-associated lipodystrophy, abnormalities in metabolism and/or distribution of fat in those living with...

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