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CROI 2014: The Latest on HIV Cure Research (Video)

HIV activist and educator Matt Sharp sits down to talk with Nicolas Chomont, Ph.D., from the Vaccine & Gene Therapy Institute of Florida, and Sharon Lewin, M.D., about some of the latest HIV cure research coming out of CROI 2014. The three... Read more »
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Danish Study Targets HIV Reservoir, in Latest Search for HIV Cure

Danish researchers have begun testing panobinostat, an HDAC inhibitor, in 15 patients, in an attempt to find an HIV cure. HDAC inhibitors, which are traditionally used to treat cancer, are now being studied for their potential to flush HIV out of... Read more »
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Cure (HIV VACCINES)

Dear Dr. Bob:Thanks for your sterling job you offer to the community. My question is: the HIV virus is the most studied virus and its behavior as well as functionality is well-known. Why then no vaccine has yet been developed though billions of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Former WW,The failure to develop a therapeutic or preventative vaccine against HIV has absolutely nothing to do with Big Pharma's profits or scientific researches' jobs and funding grants. That is conspiracy-theory nonsense. The... Read more »

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 »

Why A Vaccine, Not A Cure?

Greeting from Australia, Doctors!Waking up here this morning to the encouraging news that the recent trial involving 16,000 people in Thailand showed 31% at reduced risk of HIV infection after completeing the trial. Certainly some encouraging news,...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
Dear Australian Guy.Yes, the vaccine news is well overdue. Although it is a modest success hopefully it is a start, and any tool to slow down the epidemic is welcome.There is great interest in a "cure" as well. A vaccine strategy would... Read more »

Cure for HIV and Aids (CURE)

Hi Dr Bob,I bet that you are an angel sent from heaven to help people answer questions concerning this plague.I am negative myself (I think, but all my "acts" were protected, so I hope i am safe)Anywasy, I like to hear your opinion towards...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,"Anywasy"???As for my opinion towards the cure for HIV and AIDS, well, my opinion is that I want a cure yesterday! Unfortunately that's not the reality of the situation.Will there "eventually" be a cure? Yes, I think... Read more »
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Why the latest news is "something"

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I contacted a few scientists regarding the news about a new method that might lead to a cure. Here is why they are some what optimistic about this news that came out three days ago. I can work the phones with persistenc when need be.

It works by... Read more »

my latest news (BAD NEWS)

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I just got back my viral culture results that were taken about 1 month ago. Bad news for me and all. It was positive. This means that I was not crazy and there are others out there like me. HIV does exist and strains of it go undetected by... Read more »

latest news

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
im awaiting test results from my hiv doctor.
i think if i was so mad or whatever,then he would not waste his most valuable time.as he is one of the top hiv doctors in london uk.i had a t cell count,the result was very bad.infact i could be having... Read more »

MORE GOOD NEWS! Therapeutic Vaccine Is Working!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Dr. 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 »