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Importance Of HIV And AIDS Vaccines

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The Well Project

AIDS Vaccines

...cause HIV infection? What results have been seen in AIDS vaccine research? Is AIDS Vaccine research going forward? What could an AIDS vaccine do? How long will it take to find an AIDS vaccine that works? How are AIDS vaccines tested? Do vaccine trials do anything to help reduce the participant's risk of becoming infected with HIV? I have HIV -- why do AIDS vaccines matter to me? Why do AIDS vaccines matter to women? ...
Ask the Experts

AIDS Vaccine for HIV + Persons

Dr. Wohl,I have a very stable viral load and high cd4 count. Not requiring treatment for a while. I am curious as to whether you believe that say in the next 10 years we may have an effective vaccine that will prevent the onset of AIDS in hiv +...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Dear Marco-A therapeutic HIV vaccine is possible and maybe will help augment immune responses to the virus. This may actually be the most sucessful application of an HIV vaccine in the near term. DW 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 effective vaccinelots of love one of your lovers kualalumpur
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...too small to draw any firm conclusions, but is has generated discussion about avenues for further research. Clinical Trials of AIDS Vaccines Canand MustBe Done While STEP and Phambili halted immunizations early due to disappointing and disturbing... Read more »

Montagnier, Nobel prize, Therapeutic aids vaccine in 3 years

Hello doc FascinoI m happy to know that Luc Montagnier got the Nobel prize.I have been really surprised when immediately after the celebration, he told in front of the whole world, that a therapeutic aids vaccine, that can CURE hiv, will be ready...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,I'm delighted Luc Montagnier and Franoise Barr-Sinoussi have won the Nobel. (I'm particularly delighted they snubbed Gallo!) As for Dr. Montagnier's comment, we can only hope he's correct. However, I feel he is being overly optimistic with his... Read more »

AIDS VS HIV...VACCINE??

Hi doc.It's me again. I'm still sane! The guy who slept with a "massage" therapist and scared himself silly (even though protection was used). I plan on writing down my thoughts when my mind is at ease after my 12 week test. Just 4 more weeks to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hey Worried Well,Briefly, HIV vaccines come in 2 basic types:1.A "therapeutic" vaccine used to treat folks who are HIV-positive. The concept here is to bolster their immune systems to better fight the invading virus.2.A "preventative" vaccine. This... Read more »
Articles
The Body

HIV/AIDS Vaccine Is Found to Be Partly Effective at Preventing HIV Infection, but Advocates Express Skepticism

...and testing as researchers continue the search for a safe, globally-effective HIV vaccine," said Col. Jerome Kim , the HIV/AIDS vaccines product manager for the U.S. Army. The study, its findings and its implications for the future will be... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Increased Research, Determination Needed in HIV/AIDS Vaccine Efforts, HIV Vaccine Enterprise Head Says

...discovery of HIV. Science in its current issue has published an editorial by Bernstein, as well as additional articles about HIV/AIDS vaccine and prevention efforts, to mark the anniversary. Bernstein in the editorial writes that people who... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Boston Technology Business Owner Makes $100 Million Donation to HIV/AIDS Vaccine Research

...the database software company InterSystems, has made a $100 million dollar donation to create a Boston-based institute for HIV/AIDS vaccine research, the Boston Globe reports. The donation of $10 million annually for the next 10 years will... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Researchers at Global HIV/AIDS Vaccine Conference Express Concerns About Funding Levels

... Experts at the AIDS Vaccine 2008 conference in Cape Town, South Africa, on Tuesday expressed concerns that the current global economic situation could damage Read more »
Connect With Others

AIDS Vaccine Advocacy Coalition Director

Posted by Anonymous
...The AIDS Vaccine Advocacy Coalition (AVAC) is recruiting for an Executive Director to lead the organization's advocacy, education and public policy Read more »

AIDS VACCINE question

Posted by cassiusp
Hi 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... Read more »

vaccine for AIDS

Posted by onmission, 4 Replies
Mail back to onmission@rediffmail.com for further information. Read more »

Interesting Article

Posted by Anonymous
...An interesting article from my hometown paper: AIDS vaccine developed by 2007 is possible, scientists say Friday, July 14, 2000 By Michael Woods, Post-Gazette National Bureau Read more »