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Scientists Developing Cure For Hiv

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Come sta? (Scientists trace AIDS virus origin to 100 years ago)

Salve! Dr Bob,Come va? Hope u are doing fine. Well I don't think I am any good in Italian, but was just giving u a dose of your own humour medicine. I wrote to you about an year back (remember the insurance story!!) and was so happy to have your...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Buon giorno ragazzo,You're right: your Italian kinda sucks. As for HIV being developed as a chemical warfare agent as part of the Cold War, nope! As it turns out, HIV has been around for more than Read more »

new way treatment cure for HIV

AUSTRALIAN scientists have revealed the most complete picture yet of the way HIV maintains its grip... Read more »

new hope of a cure for HIV

AUSTRALIAN scientists have revealed the most complete picture yet of the way HIV maintains its grip... Read more »
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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Scientists Find HIV-Blocking Protein in Monkeys

...thereby increasing the level of resistance to HIV infection," says Dr. Sodroski. The discovery could also shorten the path to an AIDS vaccine by making improved animal models of HIV disease possible. Because monkeys are not susceptible to the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Cameroon Scientists Call for Improvements to HIV/AIDS Communication Strategy

...of the disease in the country, The Post reports. Speaking at a recent meeting in Yaounde, Cameroon, the group said NACC's HIV/AIDS messages have weaknesses that hinder efforts aimed at encouraging behavioral change. Shifu Ngalla, an expert... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scientists Discover Vulnerable Area on HIV That Could Lead to Development of HIV/AIDS Vaccine

...progress until we got this very important information" (Reuters Health, 2/14). Wayne Koff -- a scientist at the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative , which co-sponsored the research -- said the findings are "evidence that an effective,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

25 Years On, Scientists Still Struggling to Conquer AIDS

...week at the 13th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections in Denver. Some 3,900 experts attended the meeting. "HIV is extraordinarily diverse globally and evolves rapidly even within a single infected individual," said Bette... Read more »
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Scientists Identify Gene That Blocks HIV

Posted by Mssimone, 1 Reply
...the scientists found that cells in which TRIM22 was switched off couldn't defend themselves against HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. "This means that TRIM22 is an essential part of our body's ability to fight off HIV," Dr. Stephen Barr, a... Read more »

Scientists Discover 'Natural Barrier' to HIV

Posted by MOCHA
...Scientists Discover 'Natural Barrier' to HIV 05-Mar-2007 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers have discovered that cells in the mucosal lining of human genitalia produce Read more »

almost there!

Posted by themushroom, 2 Replies
...Institute, said the breakthrough was a long time coming and heralded the beginning of a new chapter in the fight against HIV and AIDS. "We (the global scientific community) have been working on HIV for close to 30 years and it's really only now... Read more »

almost there!

Posted by themushroom, 1 Reply
... http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/australian-scientists-unlock-clue-to-hiv-cure/story-e6frg6n6-1225927353492?from=public_rss AUSTRALIAN scientists have revealed the most complete picture yet of the Read more »