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Treatment For Hiv Virus

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HIV

is it not possible that as one takes anti rotroviral drugs the virus get to die?
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
...Partially true. Ongoing replication of the virus stops for the most part with HIV treatment, but a form of the virus continues to exist inside blood and other cells that maintains the infection. that's why HIV treatment Read more »

hiv treatment

Dear Dr. Is this a really a big news for people who have just be infected like us please... Read more »

Recently diagnosed and already have two drugs with drug resistance

I have recently been diagnosed with the HIV virus and am having different blood testing done. I... Read more »
Articles
Brown Medical School

Hepatitis B Virus: Transmission, Prevention, Treatment and HIV Co-Infection

...M.R.C.P.k, Janice Main, M.D., and H.C. Thomas, M.D., Ph.D. Interactions of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus and the Hepatotropic Viruses. Seminars in Liver Disease Vol. 12, No. 2, 1992. Gisolf E.H., Dreezen D., Danner S.A., Weel J.L.,... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

A Critical Review of the Research and Treatment of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) and Hepatitis & HIV Coinfection

...Acknowledgements Dedication Foreword Introduction Epidemiology, Modes of Transmission, & Risk Factors for Hepatitis C Virus Infection Pathogenesis, Viral Dynamics, & Immunologic Response of Hepatitis C Virus Natural History, Clinical... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B Virus and HIV Co-infection: Results of a Survey on Treatment Practices and Recommendations for Therapy

... "The management of hepatitis B virus (HBV) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) co-infection is challenged by the selection of patients for therapy, options for Read more »
The Well Project

Considering HIV Treatment

...point, you are at risk of getting AIDS-related opportunistic infections (OIs) that can cause serious illness or death. HIV Treatments Scientists have developed drugs that block HIV from reproducing (multiplying). These drugs are grouped... Read more »
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almost there!

Posted by themushroom, 2 Replies
...infection." Prof Lewin said understanding how the virus achieved this should speed up the development of new and more potent treatments for HIV, that could possibly block the virus from establishing latency while also targeting its more active... Read more »

almost there!

Posted by themushroom, 1 Reply
...infection." Prof Lewin said understanding how the virus achieved this should speed up the development of new and more potent treatments for HIV, that could possibly block the virus from establishing latency while also targeting its more active... Read more »

new hope for possibility of HIV treatment

Posted by lalamma, 3 Replies
...This new treatment proposes to successfully control the virus in those infected, destroying a constant region of the virus and thus inactivating it's activity. The treatment may also prevent Read more »

Study Flushes Out Hidden Virus, Pointing to cure

Posted by optimistic2009, 2 Replies
...possibly paving the way to a cure if repeated in humans. The model was then tested with 2,400 chemicals, 17 of which coaxed the virus out of hiding, starting up its normal process of replication. In humans, this would make HIV susceptible to... Read more »