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),...

Monoclonal Antibodies

Stronger Punch? Monoclonal antibodies provide new hope for easier dosing by Jeannie Wraight With multi-drug, once-a-day therapies now available for use, the push for additional easier to...

The Road Ahead

LifeGuide Treatment Horizons The Road Ahead New candidates hold promise for ARV therapy & therapeutic vaccines by Mariel Selbovitz, MPH The 54th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy...

Editing Genes for a Cure

Close to the Edit A functional cure candidate modifies genes to create HIV-resistant cells by Chael Needle Gary Blick, MD, AAHIVS, Medical & Research Director of CIRCLE...

Restoring Immune Balance

Chronic inflammation means the immune system is imbalanced—a natural immune response has persisted, or immune regulation is not working properly. Research has shown that...

Under One Roof: ViiV Healthcare Strives for New HIV Treatments

If we think of HIV as carrying a kind of a malware that takes over human T cells and turns them into a machine...

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),...

Undetectable = Untransmittable Reconfirmed by New Study, Embraced at IAS 2017

A newly completed study of 358 serodiscordant gay couples has not found a single case of HIV transmission in 16,889 acts of condomless anal...

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...

Skin Cancers Revisited

Sun Blocked A new study examines non-melanoma skin cancers & HIV by Chael Needle In the pre-HAART era, an AIDS diagnosis or even an HIV-positive diagnosis illuminated...

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Reality Check: One Individual’s Fight for HIV Justice

Reality Check One Individual's Fight for HIV Justice by Tim Hinkhouse Back in the late eighties, I was living in the San Francisco Bay Area and, at...

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