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Ohio: HIV Vaccine Trial Seeking Participants

January 14, 2011

For its role in a national HIV vaccine trial, Case Western Reserve/University Hospitals Clinical Trials Unit is seeking men who have sex with men who are HIV-negative, circumcised, and between the ages of 18 and 50; male-to-female transgender participants also are sought. The study, conducted by the HIV Vaccine Trials Network, is testing the safety and efficacy of a combination of two vaccines to determine whether they stimulate an immune response to HIV or decrease the amount of virus in the blood should a participant later become infected. The vaccines cannot cause HIV infection. Sites in 16 US cities are taking part in the study. For more information, visit www.hopetakesaction.org, e-mail info@case.edu or telephone Outreach Coordinator Bob Bucklew at 216-844-4444.

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Adapted from:
Plain Dealer (Cleveland, OH)
01.11.2011



  
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This article was provided by CDC National Prevention Information Network. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update.
 
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