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...

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...

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...

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...

Preventative HIV Vaccine

Express Lane A Vaccine Candidate Seeks to Prevent—Not Just Control—HIV Infection by Chael Needle Preventative HIV vaccine research has taken another step. The candidate, a granulocyte-macrophage colony stimulating factor...

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),...

HPV Immunotherapy Research

Warts & All An immunotherapy candidate seeks to address complications from HPV by Chael Needle Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection, but, according...

Fast-Tracked or Foiled?

Last month, the Member States of the United Nations adopted the “Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS: On the Fast-Track to Accelerate the Fight...

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...

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An Aspirin A Day May Keep HIV Away

The Journal of the International AIDS Society (JIAS) has published the results of a study conducted by researchers from the universities of Manitoba, Waterloo...

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