Dec 17, 2004
What do you know about R278474?
Has it been presented at any conferences? Why has the media made such a big deal about it?
Response from Dr. Henry
R278474 (also known as DAPYs) is a new compound developed at Rutgers University which inhibitors HIV reverse transciptase. Pre-clinical studies have been positive and I believe the first human studies are being planned. I have not seen in human/clinical data so I cannot comment further. KH
Avascular necrosis and HIV Link?
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