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Hiv And Memory Cells

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are we all waiting for this, dr bob

good morning sirhope you are in pink of health.i would like to share with you a recent breakthrough which can turnout to be a cure one day.lets keep the finger crossed and we all pray for this to happen.pls follow this link dr...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Despite what the article states, this is old news. We have known HIV "hides" in long-lived T-memory cells for quite some time. A number of research programs are already investigating ways to hopefully expose and eventually wipe out Read more »

stopping medicine

Can one stop taking ARV(stocrin and combivir)one day in life?or have to drink these till death? Read more »

How does HIV stay even when undetectable

I know that viruses can commit to one of two pathways. Laten and Lytic. In viruses (general) they... Read more »
Articles
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Key to HIV Eradication May Lie in Memory T Cells, Researchers Say

... It feels like every few months, some research team or another announces the discovery of a new way to potentially eradicate HIV. So press releases such as the one below from Vaccine & Gene Therapy Institute (VGTI) Florida must always be taken... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Second Time Around: T-cell Memory and HIV

... T-cell Production Naïve T-cells Memory T-cells What About Antibodies? T-cell Teamwork: Helpers and Killers And HIV? The idea of enhancing the immune system's ability to cope with HIV has always been attractive. Various theoretical... Read more »
The Body

New Developments in HIV Eradication

...achievable. Dr. Siliciano believe that there are two reservoirs of old (or latent) HIV, one that consists of what are called CD4 memory cells. These cells are created to combat various infections that we have developed, such as measles. HIV meds... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Stalking HIV Immune Dysregulation

...will take a great deal of additional research with new techniques and assays. Lymphocyte Traffic Naïve, Effector, and Memory Cells T-cells, like all blood cells, start life in the bone marrow as progenitor stem cells. The T-cell line... Read more »
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positive or negative?

Posted by wasek, 4 Replies
...A confirmed hiv+ couple never had ARV. They only took a specific combination of food items for 4 months and became undetected/negative. If the Read more »

Just some interesting news...

Posted by Anonymous
...are targeted specifically at HIV. After immunization, some of these cells remain in the blood. When they encounter HIV, the memory cells signal the body to quickly make huge numbers of new, virus-targeted CTLs to attack the virus. "I don't... Read more »

IS THERE SUCH THING AS HIV-NEGATIVE AIDS?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
As per the title, is there really such a thing? Read more »

New Hope for HIV Eradication

Posted by Mondo, 4 Replies
...the story if you havent caught up with it yet. Good health to all Mondo Researchers may finally be on track to get at the HIV that hides inside cells and keeps the infection going; if so, they could perhaps eradicate the virus from the body... Read more »