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Future Cures For Hiv

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new future hiv cure with tre recombinase enzyme

Hi Keith, l read in national paper that tre recombinase enzyme can elimate the hiv virus from infected cells in 3 months... but we know hiv is tricky and hides in your dna,the german reseach team want to come up with a extra enzyme to target other...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Too early to say whether that treatment will pan out. There is no treatment currently under clinical study that is likely to result in a cure at the present time. Current treatments can keep HIV under control and possibly lead to a normal life... Read more »

Does this new article on HIV possible cure in future promising?

Hi Dr. Bob, just read this article on a new approach in Germany of killing HIV infection. What... Read more »

Possible cure coming in the future.

A new treatment strategy has shown promise in helping transform Hiv into a curable infection.... Read more »
Articles
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

New Danish Results Spark Interest for Future HIV Cure Research

As mentioned in our previous CATIE News story , Danish scientists have been studying potential ways of curing HIV infection with the experimental cancer drug panobinostat. Interim results of their clinical trial of this drug will be presented... Read more »
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HIV Cure Research: Then, Now and in the Future (Video)

"The development of antiretroviral drugs, which were designed to inhibit virus from replicating, was a spectacular success. I think it's really relevant to what we're now doing with cure [research] -- what we did 20 years ago with treatment," says... Read more »
TheBody.com

HIV News & Views: What Does This Cured Baby *Really* Mean?; the Uncertain Future of PrEP for Women; and More

HIV News & Views, March 7, 2013 - TheBody.com March 7, 2013 Top Stories at TheBody.com Read Past Newsletters Change/Update Subscription A BABY, A VIRUS, A CURE -- AND MANY QUESTIONS Functional Cure... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Philadelphia Inquirer Reflects on HIV/AIDS Researchers, Advocates' Cautious Optimism About Future Fight Against HIV/AIDS

The Philadelphia Inquirer examines how recent scientific discoveries -- some of which were presented at the International AIDS Conference -- AIDS 2010 -- have HIV/AIDS experts and advocates feeling "optimistic about the possibility of finding a... Read more »
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Concerned for the future

Posted by Anonymous
I really dont know how to start this but, let me say that my
lover and I have known of his HIV status for a little over a
year. When we first found out, I was scared to death of course. I
went in immediately and got tested and my result turned out
ne... Read more »

Feeling so depressed, don't know what my future would be, can somebody help me?

Posted by romeotc, 2 Replies
Hi,

I feel so terrible about being HIV positive. Everywhere I go, every person i meet, everything i do, i just keep hearing the voice inside saying i am not a normal person, i got HIV, i don't have a future. I just can't have a good night sleep, i... Read more »

Future

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
As we all go though this window period. We hope, we pray, we fear, we belive we are infected before absolute proof. I can't beleive the emotions that I've gone through .. you to maybe .. this must be or close to hell. We, atleat I know how much... Read more »

What to expect? An uncertain future??

Posted by zeb, 2 Replies
Hi all,

I'm a 38yo heterosexual dad of two toddlers, I found out in dec. after finding out i was cheated. The woman I was with had simultaniously an affair with a bisexual man. How could I have been that stupid...

After visiting my HIV doc he told me:... Read more »