Eye on the Future

Towards an HIV Cure is an initiative of the International AIDS Society (IAS) formed to help direct and facilitate discussion, research and policy to...

Counting Cures

Destination: Cure by Jeannie Wraight Counting Cures Before we start tallying “cures,” let’s strive to define what we mean by “cured?” Several months ago a media frenzy...

Broad Spectrum Antivirals: Part I

Spectrum Analysis Broad spectrum antivirals shift the drug model paradigm by Jeannie Wraight The recent spread of emerging pandemic viruses such as Zika and Ebola has increased...

Orphaned Vaccines

Sometimes viewing a complex issue in its most simplistic form can help us to understand where a problem lies. HIV is a virus that...

Novel Cure Research Supported by amfAR

Deciphering the Puzzle A new round of amfAR's Countdown to a Cure initiative grants support novel cure research by Jeannie Wraight amfAR has awarded a new round...

Countdown to a Cure

by Jeannie Wraight As part of the Countdown to a Cure Initiative, amfAR (The Foundation for AIDS Research) will direct $20 million, of a $100...

Interferon & HIV

Luis J. Montaner DVM, D.Phil, of the Wistar Institute in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has been studying the effects of interferon on HIV DNA and its...

HIV Remission Studies & Starting ARVs Early

Step by Step At CROI 2017, HIV remission studies focus on early antiretroviral therapy initiation by Jeannie Wraight This year marked the 24th annual Conference on Retroviruses...

Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies

Another Road Broadly neutralizing antibodies aim for a diverse effect against HIV types by Jeannie Wraight and David Miller Broadly neutralizing antibodies (bNAbs) hold the potential of...

Talking “Cure”

Nobel Prize Laureate and world renowned HIV researcher Françoise Barré-Sinoussi recently made the statement that she does not believe an HIV cure is possible....

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Just*in Time: Testicular Cancer Prevention

Just*in Time by Justin B. Terry-Smith Here we are in April, the month where a lot of us think about Easter and Easter egg hunts. As...