Hiv Cure On The Way
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Posted by ashler1977, 1 ReplyExcellent news!
SYDNEY (January 16, 2013) An Australian scientist said Wednesday he had discovered a way to turn the HIV virus against itself in human cells in the laboratory, in an important advance in the quest for an AIDS cure.
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Posted by optimistic2009, 1 ReplyHey guys, does anyone know if the trials in Houston have begun? It would be amazing if the results are promising and the treatment becomes available in the next 5-8 years!
Houston - There is real hope that what's happening in a... Read more »
Posted by new2this2010, 5 RepliesWhy does no one on here EVER discuss cure? This is strange to me that no one seems to even be concerned about a cure at all. Everything is being discussed except a cure. There is something wrong with the fact that no one is even concerned about a... Read more »
Posted by cute_butterfly, 3 RepliesIn a sensational development that will bring hope to millions dying of Aids, 25-year-old Andrew Stimpson has miraculously tested NEGATIVE for the disease after having it for more than a year.
The results so dumbfounded doctors they repeated the test... Read more »
Posted by Geekygonk, 1 ReplyI read somewhere if you get tested during the acute stage and are positive you can erradicate or lower ur viral count to indetectable levels? Any truth in this??
Also we read about the men 'cured' of hiv through bone marrow transplants?? Read more »
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Stanford University, School of MedicinePossibly. The key to HIV eradication will be the elimination of long-lived infected cells. If drugs or mechanisms can be developed to purge/destroy these infected cells then a cure is possible.... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,See below. I have nothing new to add at this time.Dr. Bobcure (CURE)Feb 6, 2009 what are the limitations in finding the cure for hiv Response from Dr. Frascino Hi, Time for an HIV cure reality check, as this question comes up frequently. Care... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Sadly, much of what you suggest is true. Similarly, if Bush and his cronies had their sons and daughters serving in Iraq, you can bet we'd be out of there by now.Scientists are working diligently to find better HIV treatments, a vaccine... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESThanks for your post.Your idea sounds like a good one, though I can't say that I'm aware of any strategies that would make this a possibility. There are studies using immune modulators to try to ferret out latently infected human cells-... Read more »
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