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The Well Project

AIDS Vaccines

... Table of Contents What is a vaccine? Is there an AIDS vaccine? Are there AIDS vaccine trials going on now? Can an HIV vaccine cause HIV infection? What results have been seen in AIDS vaccine research? Is AIDS Vaccine research going forward? What could an AIDS vaccine do? How long will it take to find an AIDS vaccine that works?
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Cured or not?

Dr Bob.Although I had bad some bad experiences before, I consider myself not at risk for the time being. Due to this site, I got informed about the virus, ways of transmission and the prevention measures. Great work. Sense of humour. Sympathy. God...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...cure for HIV is one of the "holy grails" of medical research. Yet even as progress in treating HIV has leapt forward, and while AIDS vaccine research remains a high research priority, the search for a cure has received little attention.But hopes... Read more »

new way treatment cure for HIV

AUSTRALIAN scientists have revealed the most complete picture yet of the way HIV maintains its grip on the body, pointing to new ways to combat it. The Melbourne-based research has explained how the virus hides dormant versions of itself in a...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...Possibly. The key to HIV eradication will be the elimination of long-lived infected cells. If drugs or mechanisms can be developed to purge/destroy these 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 on the body, pointing to new ways to combat it. The Melbourne-based research has explained how the virus hides dormant versions of itself in a...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...me what is the immediate clinical relevance particularly regarding chances for increasing the odds for a practical cure for HIV infection in the decade ahead. KH Read more »

new cure for HIV ???

AUSTRALIAN scientists have revealed the most complete picture yet of the way HIV maintains its grip on the body, pointing to new ways to combat it. The Melbourne-based research has explained how the virus hides dormant versions of itself in a...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
Yeah, this is promising. But we get press releases like this one at least once a month now. The key is who gets funding for these studies and which approaches are actually shown to work once human trials start. A lot of promising approaches have... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scientists Look to Gene Therapy as Way to Boost Immune System Response to HIV

...newspaper writes. The article includes comments by scientists involved with the project and others exploring gene therapy in HIV/AIDS research (Bernstein, 8/21). Back to other news for August 2010 Search the Newsroom archive This... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Commitment to Conducting More Basic Research in Search for HIV/AIDS Vaccine "Prudent," Editorial Says

...they were "looking to answer," the Post says, adding, "The answers just weren't the ones the scientists were hoping for." Scientists involved in HIV/AIDS vaccine research last month at a meeting convened by NIH 's National Institute of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scientists No Closer to Developing HIV Vaccine Than 20 Years Ago, AAAS President Says

...of never developing an HIV vaccine because of the virus's ability to weaken the body's immune system while it progresses to AIDS (Connor, Independent , 2/15). "This is a huge challenge because to control HIV immunologically, the scientific... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scientists Identify Genes That Enable Some Immune Systems to Halt HIV; Finding Could Spur Drug, Vaccine Development

... "Tiny variants in a protein that alerts the body to infection could explain how one in 300 HIV-infected people are able to resist the onset of AIDS for years without needing any treatment, researchers said Thursday" in a Read more »
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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 »

Problems with HIV Science

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...author, a family practice physician in Washington, DC, reviews the evidence that has led him to the conclusion that the HIV=AIDS hypothesis is fundamentally flawed. Disagreement about HIV's role in causing AIDS has been curiously absent from... Read more »

THE GREATEST THREAT TO THE BLACK COMMUNITY

Posted by deeva, 6 Replies
...MIND! THE BLACK CHURCH:YOU"RE A SINNER THATS WHY YOU HAVE IT! APATHY OF THE WHOLE COMMUNITY: NOT INVESTIGATING TO FIND OUT WHY HIV/ AIDS IS DISPROPOTIONATELY AFECTING OUR COMMUNITY! WHY IT APPEARS TO BE A CREATED ENTITY (MAN-MADE)! BIASNESS... Read more »