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Does Prime Boost Vaccine Cure Hiv

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Therapeutic Vaccines: Ready for Prime (and Boost) Time?

Why an HIV Vaccine? Therapeutic Vaccines News From Switzerland Prime-Boost Dendritic Cells to the Rescue? Pressing Ahead Selected Sources Why an HIV Vaccine? We are all waiting for an effective vaccine -- one that will prevent HIV... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Understanding the Results of RV144, the Thai Prime-Boost AIDS Vaccine Trial

In September 2009 the world learned the initial results of RV144, known as the Thai prime-boost AIDS vaccine trial. This study was the largest AIDS vaccine trial to date, with over 16,000 participants. It evaluated the efficacy of a vaccine regimen... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Incentives Needed to Boost HIV, Flu Vaccines

Drug companies working on vaccines against killer diseases like HIV/AIDS and bird flu need more economic incentives, said Dr. Seth Berkley, head of the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative. "The whole system for vaccines is not aligned properly,"... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Cure (HIV VACCINES)

Dear Dr. Bob:Thanks for your sterling job you offer to the community. My question is: the HIV virus is the most studied virus and its behavior as well as functionality is well-known. Why then no vaccine has yet been developed though billions of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Former WW,The failure to develop a therapeutic or preventative vaccine against HIV has absolutely nothing to do with Big Pharma's profits or scientific researches' jobs and funding grants. That is conspiracy-theory nonsense. The... Read more »

Infecting more people to boost the efforts for a cure? part 2

Thank you for the response. What would be in your opinion an alternative way to speed up research? What is in your opinion the estimated time to have at least something therapeutic that would stop the infectivity of HIV patients and their need for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Please review the information in the archives of this forum. We have an entire chapter devoted to "HIV cures." In addition I'll post some information below regarding recent developments to ultimately eradicate HIV.As for an... Read more »

No cure or vaccine on the distant horizon. Really? (CURE 2009) (CURE 2009)

You are claiming many times that a cure or a vaccine is not even on the distant horizon and that we shouldn't hope for a treatment break or change for the next years. I was reading about the phase II trials of Geovax for a preventive vaccine...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Actually, I'm probably one of the most optimistic people on the planet. However, I'm also a scientist. There are a number of vaccine trials ongoing. However, even a phase II trial is a very long ways away from being ready for primetime.... Read more »

Can we hope for a curative HIV vaccine? (VACCINE TRIALS, 2009)

Hi Dr. and thanks for your dedication & permanent support to all of us, you are wonderful.What is your opinion about the new preventive HIV vaccine? Do you think that we can build on it to have a curative vaccine soon? I know that you are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,The news about the limited success of the recent AIDS prevention vaccine trial was unexpected and certainly welcomed, considering the numerous vaccine trial failures over the past decade. However, I agree with Tony Foci that this is not a... Read more »
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Find Cure??

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Gregg you and G-Man and Jackie seem to b pretty knowledgable about the HIV. What are your current feelings on the possibilty of a vaccine within the next 10-20 yrs?
We have seem to come a long way in just a few years. 95 introduced cocktail. 02 has... Read more »

Letter To Prime Minister Gordon Brown: HIV Reward

Posted by Alex1
The Michael Verney-Elliott Memorial Prize: 50,000 Reward for the Existence of 'HIV' Offered by Mr. Alexander Huw Verney-Elliott.

"An error can never become true however many times you repeat it. The truth can never be wrong, even if no one ever... Read more »

MORE GOOD NEWS! Therapeutic Vaccine Is Working!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Dr. David Ho: "It's terrific. I would say full speed ahead for this particular research program."

The results "are extremely encouraging and what many of us had hoped we's see when the trial started," echoed Dr. Robert Schooley.

"There's still a long... Read more »