IV Drug Users & HIV Vaccine Response

Everyone Counts Differences in intravenous drug users may affect their response to an HIV vaccine by Jeannie Wraight Prevention strategies such as Treatment as Prevention, PrEP, syringe...

Oral Care & Viral Reservoirs

Oral Report Could something as simple as oral care affect viral reservoirs? by Jeannie Wraight Research performed at Case Western found increased levels of HIV in the...

4 CROI Briefs

Another year of the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2016) has come to pass. Here are a few less publicized but important...

Women & PrEP

LifeGuide It's a Man's World Research on women & PrEP needs to keep pace by Jeannie Wraight   Whereas HIV cure and HIV prevention are two very different...

Vpu Inhibitor Candidate

BIT225 is a new type of antiviral called a Vpu inhibitor, which researchers are investigating to treat both HIV and HIV/hepatitis C (HCV) co-infection....

BIT225: HIV VPU Inhibitor Candidate

Contender in the Ring A novel HIV therapy targets & eradicates one cell type in the viral reservoir by Jeannie Wraight BIT225, an HIV VPU inhibitor, has...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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CDC Announces $210M Funding Opportunity for CBOs On September 28, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced the availability in fiscal 2021...

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