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Scientists Developing Cure For Hiv

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

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

Scientists on Wednesday announced they had identified a vulnerable area on HIV that might be susceptible to antibodies and could prevent the virus from infecting human cells, Reuters Health reports. The findings are published in the Feb. 15... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Towards an HIV Cure: Early Developments Reported at IAS, Part 2

Part one of this article was published in July/August HTB. The announcement of the IAS Towards an HIV Cure scientific strategy at the 3rd IAS pre-conference symposium, held this year from 20-21 July, gave a new emphasis to advances in the field... Read more »
Burnet Institute

Australian Scientists Develop a New Low-Cost, Point-of-Care HIV Monitoring Treatment

Scientists at the Burnet Institute, Australia's leading medical research and public health institute focused on infectious diseases, have developed a prototype low-cost HIV monitoring test designed for field use in remote settings. The new test... Read more »
Ask the Experts

danish scientist are closure to find a hiv cure what does it mean.

Can we except a cure. With in months. how many human trials involved in that research. what are their present status....
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hi and thanks for posting.Contrary to the initial irresponsible media reports, the Danish group is not close to a "cure". Indeed, the issued <a... Read more »

Your answer 17 May 2012 Israelian Scientist and cure

Dear Dr. Young,I was also wondering what happened to the Israelian claim for having a cure a few years back. There was some information missing so I decided to send the names and background on that cure story as well.The scientist that was mentioned...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for posting.A simple way to keep track of investigations is to use the <a href="" target=_new>PubMed (National Library of Medicine)</a> search tool. If you do this,... Read more »

What Happened to Israeli Scientists' Cure?

Hi Doc,I am not sure which doctor I should ask this question but I hope you can share your opinion. I came across a site ( stating that a potential cure was found by...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hi and thanks for posting.Wow, that was really shoddy reporting. No citation of the article, name of compound or researchers. Indeed, all the author did was to quote a Chinese news agency. So, I'm not sure what the article refers to; but... 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 »
Connect With Others

Anyone have an update on the BYU cure?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Early this year this was published.

Researchers, including a BYU scientist, believe they have found a new compound that could finally kill the HIV/AIDS virus, not just slow it down as current treatments do.
And, unlike the expensive, drug cocktails... Read more »

HIV mutation lights way to a cure for AIDS

Posted by ashler1977, 1 Reply
Excellent news!

SYDNEY (January 16, 2013) An Australian scientist said Wednesday he had discovered a way to turn the HIV virus against itself in human cells in the laboratory, in an important advance in the quest for an AIDS cure.

David Harrich from... Read more »


Posted by cute_butterfly, 3 Replies
In a sensational development that will bring hope to millions dying of Aids, 25-year-old Andrew Stimpson has miraculously tested NEGATIVE for the disease after having it for more than a year.

The results so dumbfounded doctors they repeated the test... Read more »

No Cure Yet?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
hello people! errm firstly i would just like to say a big pat on the back for all the people givin advise and supporting other people on this forum .. ok.. my post is referring to something which most people might be thinking and its something... Read more »