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Any New Technologies Used To Prevent Hiv/aids?

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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...agents and disease, perhaps the most-cited are Koch's postulates, developed in the late 19th century. Koch's postulates have been variously interpreted by many scientists, and modifications have been suggested to accommodate new technologies, particularly with regard to viruses ( Harden . Pubbl Stn Zool Napoli [II] 1992;14:249; O'Brien, Goedert . Curr Opin Immunol 1996;8:613). However, the basic tenets remain the same, and for more than...
Ask the Experts

Cure for HIV/AIDS (CURE 2009) (CURE 2009)

Hi,I have been wondering why it is so difficult for HIV/AIDS cure to be found especially for Americans who nothing is impossible for. I am from Africa living with HIV. Would there ever be a cure for this deadly disease and when?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...seems to offer hope, even if it proves necessary to go after every cell that has been infected by HIV. A German group revealed a new technology, on a laboratory level, which is able to extract viral genetic sequences that have been integrated... Read more »

aids (ORIGIN OF HIV/AIDS)

did aids come from having sex with monkeys?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Unfortunately, it's likely we may never know all the exact details about when, where and how HIV initially came into being. Our best evidence to date suggests HIV mutated from SIV (Simian Immunodeficiency Virus). SIV has been Read more »

Recent prevention failure and efforts to cure the disease part 3 (HIV IS 100% PREVENTABLE TODAY, 2010)

Thanks again. I understand your difficulties in managing a prevention forum since your objective is to put more fear on the disease to lower further infections but the general and widespread opinion of doctors and researchers is that HIV is a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...seems to offer hope, even if it proves necessary to go after every cell that has been infected by HIV. A German group revealed a new technology, on a laboratory level, which is able to extract viral genetic sequences that have been integrated... Read more »

Recent prevention failure and efforts to cure the disease part 2 (HIV IS 100% PREVENTABLE TODAY, 2009)

Thanks for your quick response. I have to disagree too on one point. You said that HIV is 100% preventable which is correct but it ignores the nature of human beings. Let me explain. Many actually know the ways of transmission but this leads not...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...seems to offer hope, even if it proves necessary to go after every cell that has been infected by HIV. A German group revealed a new technology, on a laboratory level, which is able to extract viral genetic sequences that have been integrated... Read more »
Articles
International AIDS Vaccine Initiative

IAVI Statement on 2004 HIV/AIDS Statistics: New Technologies Key to Prevention

...world is waking up to the spread of the virus in women and their unique susceptibility. We must prioritize the development of new technologies -- such as vaccines and microbicides -- that women can use to protect themselves in settings where they... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Technology in Mozambique Makes Diagnosing, Monitoring Patients Living With HIV/AIDS Quicker, Easier

... IRIN/ PlusNews writes of how "Mozambique's Ministry of Health has increasingly begun experimenting with new technology to make diagnosing and monitoring HIV patients quicker and easier." By reducing wait times for HIV test results, patients... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

HIV/AIDS Must Not Be Lost Among the Many Challenges Facing the Country and the New President, Says New Report

...for Disease Control and Prevention released its long-awaited study re-examining the size and depth of the U.S. epidemic. Using new technology that allows researchers to learn more detail about individual HIV infections, the CDC discovered, among... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

CDC Ends Funding for Georgia to Participate in "Cutting-Edge" HIV/AIDS Surveillance Program, Atlanta Journal-Constitution Reports

...five years. According to state officials, Georgia will still track and report HIV/AIDS cases, but it will not benefit from new technologies and methods available from the CDC program. For example, one of the new technologies available in the... Read more »
Connect With Others

New HIV/AIDS Community Website

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Greetings, We have started a new HIV/AIDS website. We currently have the ability for users to add blogs, post information that is of use to the community and hiv dating. Read more »

New HIV/AIDS Community Website

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Greetings, We have started a new HIV/AIDS website. We currently have the ability for users to add blogs, post information that is of use to the community and hiv dating. Read more »

New HIV/AIDS Community Website

Posted by Anonymous
...Greetings, We have started a new HIV/AIDS website. We currently have the ability for users to add blogs, post information that is of use to the community and hiv dating. Read more »

New HIV/AIDS Community Website

Posted by Anonymous
...Greetings, We have started a new HIV/AIDS website. We currently have the ability for users to add blogs, post information that is of use to the community and hiv dating. Read more »