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Immune Cells Targeted By Hiv

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Pontential new target for HIV MEDS with A3G

Hi Dr Keith, thank you for your time and work you put into helping people with hiv,What can you let us know about A3G and maybe changing the way we compat hiv..thank you once again Anton Scientists continue to unravel a potential new target for HIV...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...This is a promising new target for anti-HIV drug development but there is no A3G-related candidate drug currently under clinical (human) study that would likely Read more »

Immune boosters and supplements

Hi DocMy husband is HIV positive and on ARVs. Can he possibly as well take some immune boosters... Read more »

HIV (Aids)

What are the types of infection that HIV(Aids) can cause? Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Researchers Plan to Target Immune Cells Responsible for Eluding Antiretroviral Treatment

...The team of researchers, led by Michael McGrath of the University of California - San Francisco , is developing macrophage-targeting drugs through a grant from the National Institute of Mental Health , the Sun reports (Chun, Gainesville Sun... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Dendritic Cells in Drag: Inauspicious Debut for HIV Specific CTLs; New Concerns about IL-12; Neutralizing Approaches for "Bad" Cytokines; Parke-Davis Targets Cellular Factors

...cytokine as an experimental KS treatment. Steve Miles of UCLA is currently following up this surprising finding. Novel Drug Targets Cellular Factor A researcher from the CDC presented preclinical data on two related compounds donated by... Read more »
McGill University

A New Weapon in the War Against HIV-AIDS: Combined Antiviral and Targeted Chemotherapy

...fight HIV-AIDS. According to a new study published in Nature Medicine , HIV-AIDS could be treated through a combination of targeted chemotherapy and current Highly Active Retroviral (HAART) treatments. This radical new therapy would make it... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Biotechnology Company to Launch Trial of New HIV/AIDS Treatment That Would Target DNA

... A biotechnology company on Monday announced plans to start human trials of a new approach to treating HIV/AIDS that targets patients' DNA, Reuters reports. California-based Sangamo BioSciences ' drug SB-728-T is designed to disrupt the CCR5 ... Read more »
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What is a T-Cell or CD4 Count?

Posted by TheBody
...the number of T cells in your body. A T cell is a special kind of white blood cell, and the more you have, the stronger your immune system is. When you were infected with HIV, the virus entered into some of your T cells. When these HIV-infected T... Read more »

Interferon and Hiv

Posted by ethan_hines, 2 Replies
...Why doesn't pegylated Interferon work the same way with Hiv as it does with HVB/C?. Isn't Interferon very important in fighting RNA virus infections which Hiv is one of? How does Hiv get Read more »

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New approach for targeted killing of HIV virus

Posted by new2this2010
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