How Are New Hiv Drugs Tested?
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Papua New Guinea Making Progress in HIV Testing, Drug Access, Global Fund Executive Director Kazatchkine SaysPapua New Guinea has made significant progress in scaling up HIV/AIDS testing and counseling services, as well as expanding antiretroviral drug access, during the past few years, Executive Director of the Global Fund To Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and... Read more »
New Global Report Launched by the International AIDS Society Recommends a New Paradigm for Treating Injecting Drug Users: "Seek, Test, Treat and Retain"Vienna, Austria -- Against the backdrop of some of the globe's fastest growing HIV epidemics in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, a report launched today at the XVIII International AIDS conference (AIDS 2010) in Vienna makes the case for a new model... Read more »
News on HIV Drug Resistance in New Antiretrovirals From the XVI International HIV Drug Resistance WorkshopDoug Richman provided a comprehensive recap on HIV resistance from the annual HIV resistance conference, held this year in June in Barbados. 1 His focus was on four major areas: resistance associated with the new non-nucleoside reverse... Read more »
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Rocky Mountain CARESThanks for your question.I don't think that anyone knows exactly when or if this will happen, but there is considerable interest both within the pharmaceutical industry and the treatment community, alike.If everything goes smoothly, we could... Read more »
UCLA School of MedicineYou have obviously done your homework and an outstanding job of advocating for yourself and becoming informed on all of the issues. I completely agree with you that another laboratory test is needed before you can be sure that your viral load will... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineBevirimat has shown moderate activity for the treatment of HIV infection including for virus which is resistant to the current HIV meds. Development is still early. For most HIV practices in US the currently HIV medications are usually working... Read more »
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Posted by AnonymousNature 433, 788 (24 February 2005)
New York draws fire over case of drug-resistant HIV
Rare, aggressive form of AIDS used to publicize dangers of unprotected
[WASHINGTON] A decision by New York health officials to announce the
detection... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousMany of you are much sharper about emerging hiv medications than I am...
Is this is good overview of some of the good emerging options??
I see two exciting classes of drugs. By this I mean they seem to show good efficacy in diminishing the viral load... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousOLD DRUG, NEW INFORMATION:
Recruitment to Open for Peptide T Anti-Viral Trial
(Contact Diane Cenko, HIVCARE Client Outreach Coordinator, 415-353-6215 or 6259)
San Francisco, Calif. - February, 2001 -- A phase II study of Peptide T to evaluate its... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesHello,
On July 6th, a Japanese University team announced results on clinical trials (in the US) using 40 patients. In ten days their average viral load dropped to 1% of what it was previously. The side effects were minimal.
How come this isn't on... Read more »
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