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Come sta? (Scientists trace AIDS virus origin to 100 years ago)

Salve! Dr Bob,Come va? Hope u are doing fine. Well I don't think I am any good in Italian, but was just giving u a dose of your own humour medicine. I wrote to you about an year back (remember the insurance story!!) and was so happy to have your...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...full with HIV/AIDS, thank you very much. But I can tell you I'm not a conspiracy theorist kind of guy.Dr. BobScientists trace AIDS virus origin to 100 years agoCNN.com technologyNEW YORK - The AIDS virus has been circulating among people for... Read more »

please help settle a bet Dr. Bob (ORIGIN OF AIDS,2009) (CONSPIRACY THEORIES, 2009)

Hello Dr. Bob,Hope you are doing well and I am a huge fan of the forum. my buddy and I are involved... Read more »

Question of all questions Aids (ORIGIN OF HIV/AIDS 2008)

I have a clinic where we work with people to help them stay healthy, addressing dietary issues,... Read more »
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Duke Medicine

Duke Scientists Find Rare, Potent Antibody to HIV-1

...they are, indeed, very rare. Researchers discovered that the 2F5-like antibody was potent enough to block multiple strains of HIV in the laboratory, but researchers say they are not entirely clear if it played any part in controlling the virus... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scientists Look to Gene Therapy as Way to Boost Immune System Response to HIV

...project by a team of researchers in California who have developed a method of cutting "the crucial gene, CCR5, that normally lets HIV into the key immune cells it destroys" out of bone marrow stem cells. Without the gene, researchers believe that... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scientists Trace Transmission of HIV Between MSM

...transmission of the virus from one partner to another" (Check Hayden, 2/10). "By knowing the origin of the transmitted virus, scientists may be able to develop new vaccines, vaginal microbicides and drugs to prevent the spread of sexually... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scientists Confirm That HIV Originated in Wild Chimpanzees, Study Says

...spread as people traveled by river to what is now the D.R.C. capital of Kinshasa -- the site of the first recorded human case of HIV in 1959. Hahn said scientists need to collect more feces samples in other regions of Africa to better understand... Read more »
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Scientists Identify Gene That Blocks HIV

Posted by Mssimone, 1 Reply
...Scientists Identify Gene That Blocks HIV American and Canadian researchers have identified a human gene called TRIM22 that can block HIV infection by preventing certain forms of the virus from replicating, CBC News reported. In laboratory... Read more »

Scientists Discover 'Natural Barrier' to HIV

Posted by MOCHA
...online issue of Nature Medicine, "is very interesting and unexpected," said Dr. Jeffrey Laurence, director of the Laboratory for AIDS Virus Research at the Weill Cornell Medical College, in New York City. "It may explain part of the relative... Read more »

great news

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... http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/australian-scientists-unlock-clue-to-hiv-cure/story-e6frg6n6-1225927353492?from=public_rss Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...intense life-threatening illness followed by phases in which they function normally. A small number of people first infected with HIV 10 or more years ago have not developed symptoms of AIDS. Scientists are trying to determine what factors may... Read more »