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AIDS vaccine 07...any good news?

Hey Dr.Pierone,i have been searching the web for info about the '07 AIDS vaccine conference, i know it occured around august 24th and would like to read more about the research progress of this year. could you tell me where to look ? Also, can you...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...Here is the link for the AIDS vaccine conference which was held in Seattle in August. I think that incremental progress is being made in vaccine development, Read more »

New Vaccine?

Hello Dr. Bob-I have a question. Have you heard a recent news break on CNN about new HIV antibody... Read more »

Cure (HIV VACCINES)

Dear Dr. Bob:Thanks for your sterling job you offer to the community. My question is: the HIV virus... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Newly Created Institute "Rare Bit of Good News" In HIV/AIDS Vaccine Efforts, Editorial Says

... Although former President George W. Bush "made an ambitious new commitment to the global fight against AIDS," and Congress in 2008 "authorized billions in new spending," lawmakers and philanthropists "will retreat" as the current economic Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

News Outlets Focus on Participants in AIDS Vaccine Study, Potential Impact of AIDS Vaccine

... The Associated Press examines the role of the Thai participants in the recent clinical trial of an experimental HIV vaccine which showed modest potential for preventing infection . "Nearly 16,000 Thais ignored the false rumors that they were Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

News Outlets Examine HIV Vaccine Research, Cervical Cancer Screening Data Presented at Conference

...examines the preliminary data from VIRxSYS's Phase I/II trial of VRX496, an investigational RNA therapy for treatment of HIV/AIDS (2/18). A second Reuters story examines how scientists continue to analyze and learn from the results of ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hope for AIDS Vaccine Fades; News of Superinfection Case

...Dr. Bruce Walker startled scientists with word of an unusual case of a patient who, despite building up an immune response to HIV, acquired a second HIV infection from a closely related virus and suffered a major setback. Scientists could be... Read more »
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searching for vaccine will it help people already?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...if trials consistently fail," said Gallo. "People won't want to be funding vaccine research anymore." Gallo stressed that new vaccines need to be more carefully vetted before any advance to large-scale trials. Given the enormous challenge of... Read more »

HOPE !

Posted by squanderer, 4 Replies
...we pledge $100 dollars, and 2% of our future yearly income to someone who comes up with the idea that leads to the cure for HIV. This I think could provide some incentive. Big pharma are businesses for the most part seeking only profits for... Read more »

HIV Vaccine Scam

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...vaccine would never work. This week, the long-awaited results from an independent trial of the world?s best hope for stopping AIDS with a vaccine have shown it to be a failure, disaster, catastrophe, folly, gigantic waste of human effort, time,... Read more »

some vaccine news - hope springs eternal

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...was accepted after a rigorous screening process. Seventeen other healthy people with a low risk of catching the Aids virus HIV are also taking part. The vaccine is being tested for its safety and whether it can produce an immune response to... Read more »