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200-Plus Denounce Federal HIV/AIDS Policies

Health GAP reports that, at the conclusion of the March 2018 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) in Boston, more than 200 scientists,...

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Direct-Acting Antivirals & HCV

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl Two Agents New direct-acting antivirals cross a major hurdle                       The Antiviral Drugs Advisory Committee of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

HCV Treatment Choices & Coverage Restrictions

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Preventative HIV Vaccine

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AMBER Study: Phase 3 Symtuza Results

At the 16th European AIDS Conference in Milan, Italy, on October 25, 2017, Janssen Pharmaceutica, NV announced the results of its Phase 3 AMBER...

Hep in the News 2016

Quick Shots a round-up of under-reported-related stories from 2016 by Larry Buhl It’s time for a 2016 desk clearing and to report some hepatitis-related stories that fell...

HCV Under the Radar

It’s desk-clearing time for 2015 and time to visit some under-reported hepatitis C-related news. Hep C has been in the news quite a bit...

HIV reportedly “cured” in patient in London

For only the second time in the history of the AIDS pandemic, a patient with HIV in London seems to have been freed of...

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