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gold compound proved to be effective for hiv

hello doc BY,please see the link below:http://www.aidsmeds.com/articles/hiv_auranofin_cure_1667_20305.shtmlUsing a compound containing gold to treat six monkeys infected with an HIV-like virus, a team of researchers has been able to shrink the...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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Hello and thanks for bringing this early study to our attention.I think that it's premature to conclude that the gold compounds can be used to treat HIV in people. There are many tests that such interesting candidate compounds need to pass,... Read more »

re: gold compound

Are you sure you didn't mean that HIV has proven effective for gold compounding? Do you... Read more »

compound illnesses...

Hi-- my cousin was diagnosed this weekend with fullblown AIDS. He has a cd4 count of 48 and viral... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida A&M University Professor Receives Patent for Highly Effective Anti-HIV Compounds

Kinfe Ken Redda, interim vice president of research at Florida A&M University (FAMU), and his research team have received a patent for the development of therapeutic agents suitable for treating humans who are infected with HIV. They were... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Chinese Scientists Begin Human Trial of Chemical Compound to Treat HIV, Hepatitis B

Scientists in China have begun human trials of a chemical compound designed to treat HIV/AIDS and hepatitis B, China Daily reports. The compound, 1,5-DCQA, is extracted from a Chinese herb called Inula britannic , and initial research indicates... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Plant-Based Compound May Inhibit HIV

Researchers at George Mason University (GMU) are in the early stages of experimenting with genistein, a compound in soybeans and other plants, as an effective HIV treatment. Genistein is a tyrosine kinase inhibitor, which blocks cell communication.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Microbicide Containing Natural Compound Provides Protection in Monkeys Against Simian Version of HIV, Study Says

An experimental microbicide containing a naturally occurring compound provides protection in monkeys against the simian version of HIV by diminishing immune responses to the virus, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Nature, ... Read more »
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Is Pancreatitis a symptom/effect of HIV Infection?

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treatment to clamidia effect hiv window

Posted by mistake1, 1 Reply
My question is say the hospital had treated someone for clamidia, which is antiboitics of doxycline and a shot of peniciline would this prolong the hiv window period . thankyou Read more »