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Is There A Vaccine Or Cure For AIDS

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AIDS Vaccine, Cure Important Long-Term Solutions

A Globe and Mail editorial discusses the importance of "the quest for an AIDS vaccine and the search for a cure," stating that "it is simply not possible to 'treat' our way out of this disease." The authors write that "for every person who... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Views on AIDS: Despite Advances, Still No Cure, No Vaccine and Indifference Grows

Turning the Tide With AIDS The story of the AIDS pandemic has been grim for so long that optimism seems hardly possible. But as the 19th International AIDS conference opens in Washington on Sunday, there is hope for control of a disease that has... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Montagnier Emphasizes Importance of HIV Prevention Amid Efforts to Develop Vaccine, Cure

Luc Montagnier -- who shared the 2008 Nobel Prize in medicine for his work in the discovery of HIV -- on Monday during a speech in Canada said that the rush to develop an HIV/AIDS vaccine or cure should not deemphasize the importance of prevention,... Read more »
Ask the Experts

No cure or vaccine on the distant horizon. Really? (CURE 2009) (CURE 2009)

You are claiming many times that a cure or a vaccine is not even on the distant horizon and that we shouldn't hope for a treatment break or change for the next years. I was reading about the phase II trials of Geovax for a preventive vaccine...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Actually, I'm probably one of the most optimistic people on the planet. However, I'm also a scientist. There are a number of vaccine trials ongoing. However, even a phase II trial is a very long ways away from being ready for primetime.... Read more »

Cure for HIV/AIDS (CURE 2009) (CURE 2009)

Hi,I have been wondering why it is so difficult for HIV/AIDS cure to be found especially for Americans who nothing is impossible for. I am from Africa living with HIV. Would there ever be a cure for this deadly disease and when?...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,See below. I have nothing new to add at this time.Dr. Bobcure (CURE)Feb 6, 2009 what are the limitations in finding the cure for hiv Response from Dr. Frascino Hi, Time for an HIV cure reality check, as this question comes up frequently. Care... Read more »

Which comes first, a cure or a vaccine ??

Dear Ben,I have been reading lots of articles on HIV but based on that, I somehow perceive that a cure or a functional cure would come first before a preventive vaccine. According to the researchers, it would be easier to obtain the cure than the...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
HI and thanks for posting your interesting question.Given that we already have several cases of probable HIV cure and don't have a candidate HIV vaccine (either preventive or treatment), the answer is cure will be first. Functional cure... Read more »

what about a cure/vaccine

Dear Bobby Bob, With 2007 coming to a close, I have 1 q about a Hiv vaccine/cure. Is there any reason to hope/believe this could happen within 5 years or so? Bobby Bob, you are truly a nat'l treasure. I wish i was half the man you are....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Ohio Fan,Is there "any reason to hope/believe" that an HIV vaccine or cure will be developed within five years? Well, there is always hope. However, as for a "reason to believe" this might actually happen, the reality of the... Read more »
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Cures For AIDS?

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Hello. I was just curious, what are the odds of finding a cure for HIV/AIDS? If there is a chance, how far off are they from finding a cure? I read on a website of a medicine producing company that they doubt a cure will ever be found because the... Read more »

The BBC on the Miracle AIDS Cure

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply

Caution over HIV 'cure' claims
Doctors say they want to investigate the case of a British man with HIV who apparently became clear of the virus.
Andrew Stimpson, 25, was diagnosed HIV-positive in 2002 but was found to be negative in October 2003 by... Read more »

AIDS researcher sues cedars for suppressing cure w

Posted by Anonymous
Ten Million awarded AIDS and Cancer researcher.
Friday, August 11, 2000.
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Nancy Batchelder

A Los Angeles US District Court awarded over $10,000,000.00 in damages to Cancer and AIDS... Read more »

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