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New Gene Therapy for HIV !!!!!!!!!! (GENE THERAPY, 2010)

Dr Robert my idol and shining light, please tell me what this really means ??? l have been hiv positive for 25 years and most of my friends have died to aids...l have resistance to nearly all hiv meds.... how long before gene therapy can give us...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...trials.Stay tuned to this site. We'll keep you posted as this story evolves.Be well.Dr. BobGene Therapy Shows Promise Against HIVEarly findings suggest it could work, but application remains years awayBy Randy DotingaHealthDay ReporterFRIDAY,... Read more »

haart therapy and hiv genes

...Of the nine HIV genes, which one according to HAART therapy would be the Read more »

Trials begin for HIV Gene Therapy

Hi Dr Keith, please keep up the great work you do to keep us hivers healthy happy and alive,could... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Some Sex Workers in Kenya Might Carry Gene That Protects Them From HIV, Study Finds

...carrying a gene that protects them from contracting the virus, according to a study presented last week at the XVI International AIDS Conference in Toronto, the EastAfrican reports. The study, conducted by researchers from the University... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Human Cells Can "Silence" HIV Genes

...process common in plants and invertebrates to battle a virus. The new finding that human cells can silence an essential part of HIV's genetic make-up could have important implications for the treatment of people infected with the virus. Led by... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Gene Technique That Alters CCR5-Producing Gene Increases Resistance to HIV in Mice, Study Finds

...Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv . The ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Effectiveness of Bone Marrow Transplant in Suppressing HIV Creates Hope for Gene-Therapy Strategies in Treating Virus, Wall Street Journal Reports

... The Wall Street Journal on Friday examined the case of an HIV-positive person who underwent a bone marrow transplant to treat leukemia and who has had undetectable HIV viral loads for almost Read more »
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hiv gene therapy

Posted by hopefulone, 2 Replies
...hiv gene therapy has been getting a lot of play in the national and international press as of late....i would be interetested in Read more »

Scientists Identify Gene That Blocks HIV

Posted by Mssimone, 1 Reply
...Is this a good thing? 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 Read more »

HIV-Blocking Gene Breakthrough

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Researchers in HIV-Blocking Gene Breakthrough Sun Jul 14, 3:35 PM ET LONDON (Reuters) - AIDS ( news - web sites) researchers declared a breakthrough Sunday with the discovery of a naturally occurring gene that effectively Read more »

HIV-Blocking Gene Breakthrough

Posted by Anonymous
...Researchers in HIV-Blocking Gene Breakthrough Sun Jul 14, 3:35 PM ET LONDON (Reuters) - AIDS ( news - web sites) researchers declared a breakthrough Read more »