SMYD2 & the HIV Reservoir

Shock Value Research on SMYD2 shows potential to wake up the HIV reservoir by Chael Needle HIV latency—where HIV hides out in reservoirs, dormant and beyond the...

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...

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...

PRO 140

Chronic Relief? A self-injectable monoclonal antibody vies to become a monotherapy by Chael Needle Anti-HIV agents currently being researched these days seem split between (1) improving regimens...

Long-Term Survivors: More Than Surviving

More Than Surviving A new report calls for aging well with HIV by Chael Needle More than half of the 1.2 million people living with HIV in...

Women’s HIV Program: Empowerment Is Treatment

Undetectable is a worthy goal, no doubt about it. A suppressed viral load very often means the individual living with HIV is adherent to...

REPRIEVE Study

Protecting One's Heart The REPRIEVE study aims to prevent cardiovascular disease by Chael Needle As people are living longer with HIV, researchers have been increasingly attending to...

Ending Disparities

As the United States Conference on AIDS (USCA 2015) will convene shortly (September 10–13) in Washington, D.C.—and its theme is “The Numbers Don’t Lie:...

Matters of Survival

Is better HIV treatment related to improved survival after an individual is diagnosed with an AIDS-defining opportunistic illness (AIDS-OI)? That was one of the...

Man Up Mondays

An independent interim review of the Strategic Timing of AntiRetroviral Treatment (START) study findings shows that initializing treatment early improves outcomes for individuals with...

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DIFFA’s “Dining By Design” Returns

The Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) brings its storied fundraising event, Dining by Design, to Pier 92, New York City, from March 22...

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