Hiv Vaccine Trials
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HIV/AIDS Researchers Warn South African HIV Vaccine Trial Volunteers About Possible Increased Risk of HIVHIV/AIDS researchers in South Africa on Tuesday began warning 801 volunteers who participated in a trial of Merck 's experimental HIV vaccine about a possible increased risk of HIV, the Washington Post reports (Timberg, Washington Post , 10/25).... Read more »
Halt of Merck's HIV Vaccine Trial Should Not "Slow Progress" Toward Future Vaccine Development, Opinion Piece SaysAlthough many people "felt robbed" by the announcement last week that Merck 's trial of an experimental HIV vaccine had been halted, it would be "worse [to] allow the news to slow progress" toward development of future HIV vaccines, Seth Berkley,... Read more »
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationThis forum is dedicated to HIV-positive folks, particularly those who have concerns related to fatigue and/or anemia. Questions related to HIV transmission, prevention, safer sex, HIV testing and risk should be sent to Dr. Bob at his "Safe Sex... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundationbe something you don't normally associate with protection."Dr. Lawrence Corey, the principal investigator for the HIV Vaccine Trials Network, who was not part of the RV 144 trial, said new work on weakened versions of the smallpox vaccine... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineWe are still along way from having preventative or therapeutic vaccines for HIV-1 or HIV-2.... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolAnal warts can certainly be a nuisance, at the very least. I'm glad you are interested in trials.There are two promising HPV vaccines in trials as noted below. As you can see, both companies are starting their trials in HIV-negative folks.... Read more »
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Posted by squanderer, 1 Replyhttp://chi.ucsf.edu/vaccine/vaccines?page=vc-03-00#S1X
Looks like Merck, has a vaccine in Phase II trials.
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyDr. 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 long... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies(article courtesy of RedFlagsDaily.com)
I told you so. I told you so in the scientific literature. I told you so on the internet. I told you that an HIV vaccine would never work.
This week, the long-awaited results from an independent trial of the... Read more »
Posted by cassiuspHi Guys,
I want to get a road trip organized from south florida for a bunch of poz guys to go and participate on the trial studies going on for the HIV vaccine in DC. But before I can start this endeavor I want to get to know as much as I can about... Read more »
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