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Hiv Genetic Vaccine Development

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when we can expect first therupetic vaccine to come in market?

i have been on meds for almost 2 weeks and feel as if its already been decade popping up that poison every day,it makes me feel depressed and sick, recently i read about developements in field of immunotherapy and therupetic vaccines of different...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the field is moving forward with a concerted focus on answering fundamental, basic scientific questions that can help guide vaccine development, while continuing to glean invaluable data from the STEP volunteers and mapping out future vaccine... Read more »

its for you ( Update on AIDS Vaccine Research and Advocacy 2009

good morning siri would like to draw your kind attention over this recent research for an... 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... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Science Magazine Examines Feasibility of HIV Vaccine

...other approaches, including stimulating cellular immunity, the body's second line of defense. Researchers also are examining genetic variability among people who seem to be most susceptible and most resistant to HIV infection and other diseases.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Researchers Develop Vaccine Candidate That Is Successful in Blocking Simian Version of HIV

...Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, and the New England Primate Research Center in Boston. Johnson and colleagues developed a genetically altered virus that carried the vaccine candidate and injected it into the muscles of monkeys. The... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

On the Trail of a Vaccine

...International AIDS Conference in Barcelona, Spain, provided an opportunity for researchers and observers to mark progress in vaccine development. At the center of this quest is The International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI), an organization... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New HIV/AIDS Research Center in Cameroon to Help Develop Vaccine Against Vertical HIV Transmission

... An HIV/AIDS research center in Yaounde, Cameroon, that opened last month plans to help develop a vaccine to prevent infants from contracting Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous
...England Journal of Medicine outlining potential vaccine approaches. They suggest that a recombinant approach, in which researchers genetically engineer a vaccine using part of the virus, is the safest way to proceed. Related Links More on... Read more »

DUDE's News

Posted by DUDE
...have already generated significant preliminary data. The Integrated Preclinical/Clinical AIDS Vaccine Development Program (IPCAVD) supports grants designed to move promising HIV vaccine ... Read more »

HIV tests that detect the genetic material of HIV

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...HIV tests that detect the genetic material of HIV itself (rather than antibodies or antigens) are known as PCR tests. PCR stands for Polymerase Chain Reaction 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... Read more »