Hiv Reservoir

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Radiations to destroy HIV in reservoirs?

If radiations would target directly the cells where HIV latently hides is there a possibilty the virus could be destroyed like cancers? A study suggested that with the help of nanotecnology antibodies could be carried with radioactivity in order to...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...Yes radiation could kill HIV infected cells. The strategy you cite might be possible if it could be designed to not kill other bystander uninfected cells Read more »

Eliminating HIV reservoirs might damage cells?

Dear Dr. Wohl:Once you said in this forum that the researcher (I cant remember his name) who did... Read more »


Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other? Read more »
Treatment Action Group

NIAID Workshop: Elimination of HIV Reservoirs

...Institutes of Allergy & Infectious Diseases (NIAID) sponsored a scientific workshop entitled "The Next Challenge: Elimination of HIV Reservoirs." The event took place during the Keystone conference on HIV pathogenesis in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Rapid Rebound of HIV and Reappearance of HIV Reservoirs in Patients Treated with IL-2 and Combination Antiretroviral Drugs Following Cessation of Therapy

...treatment, are probable sources of the resurgent HIV seen when therapy is discontinued. The current study shows that at least one HIV reservoir -- the pool of latently infected, resting CD4+ T cells -- is itself rapidly replenished after therapy... Read more »
The Body PRO

Can the Establishment and Persistence of HIV Reservoirs Ever Be Controlled?

...Rétrovirales at the Institut Pasteur in Paris, France, summarize her plenary talk "Can the Establishment and Persistence of HIV Reservoirs Ever Be Controlled?" It is followed by a question from a reporter. To hear her plenary talk, click here... Read more »
The Body PRO

High-Dose Intravenous Immunoglobulin May Reduce Latent HIV Reservoir in Resting CD4+ Cells, Study Suggests

...from plasma and the reservoir. It looks like the virus in plasma came from the reservoir. Together, it looks like somehow the HIV reservoir is affected by intravenous immunoglobulin. Intravenous immunoglobulin has several effects on the immune... Read more »
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Call for a Task Force on HIV Reservoirs

Posted by new2this2010
...Global Commitment Urgently Needed Towards an HIV Cure: Call for a Task Force on HIV Reservoirs Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
... Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

HIV/AIDS Blogging/Blogs

Posted by DaveyBoy, 2 Replies
...Blog is online (web based) journal or small blurbs people can read or comment. My HIV/AIDS blog is on Other POZ blogz on Read more »


Posted by tre, 1 Reply
...I have a science background and years of experience in HIV/AIDS education, outreach and research and would like a F/T or P/T job in the southern california area. Any suggestions? Read more »
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