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Vaccine For AIDS

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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?
Ask the Experts

AIDS vaccine 07...any good news?

Hey Dr.Pierone,i have been searching the web for info about the '07 AIDS vaccine conference, i know it occured around august 24th and would like to read more about the research progress of this year. could you tell me where to look ? Also, can you...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...Here is the link for the AIDS vaccine conference which was held in Seattle in August. I think that incremental progress is being made in vaccine development, Read more »

MRKAD5 aids vaccine

Have you got some informations regard the performances of MRKad5 aids vaccine PHASE 2 involving hiv+ people?..Some news from internet confirm that this vaccine is doing very well in the trial..thanks from angelo..
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
... Here is a link to a summary of the HIV vaccine candidates in development and there is a section which speaks to the adenovirus vaccines. This Merck vaccine uses an Read more »

will ther e ever be vaccination for hiv/aids

Do you think there will ever be a vaccination for hiv/aids in the near future, which will wipe out the virus from your body once and for all?
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
...Unlikely that such a therapeutic vaccine will erradicate HIV from the body. It is likely that such a vaccine will be found that will stimulate the immune system to significantly suppress Read more »

Vaccines against HIV and AIDS

WHEN I TURNED ON THE CNN NEWS THE OTHER NIGHT I CAUGHT THE END OF A STORY ABOUT A NEW VACCINE THAT PREVENTS HIV IN AS MANY AS 50% OR MORE PEOPLE NOW IN TRIAL/TESTING. CAN YOU SHED SOME LIGHT ON THIS SUBJECT, OR AT LEAST CLUE ME IN ON WHAT IS GOING...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Thank you for your question. Considering that every vaccine against HIV is currently in laboratory studies or in clinical trials, nobody can tell you how well an experimental vaccine works. We do Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Polio Vaccine -- AIDS Theory Refuted

...Koprowski unwittingly used chimpanzee kidneys contaminated with simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV), the immediate ancestor of HIV. But Koprowski's assertion -- substantiated by incomplete records -- is that he never used chimpanzees. Last year... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Nigeria to Test Polio Vaccines Over AIDS

...testing to calm fears about AIDS. Vice President Abubakar Atiku ordered testing on the vaccines for agents that could spread HIV or sterility, Nigeria's state television reported. On Friday, health workers launched a drive to immunize 15 million... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

News Outlets Focus on Participants in AIDS Vaccine Study, Potential Impact of AIDS Vaccine

... The Associated Press examines the role of the Thai participants in the recent clinical trial of an experimental HIV vaccine which showed modest potential for preventing infection . "Nearly 16,000 Thais ignored the false rumors that they were Read more »
The Body PRO

HIV/AIDS Vaccine Experts Discuss Hopes and Fears for the Future of Vaccine Development

...editorial director of TheBody.com and TheBodyPRO.com. Before AIDS 2010 had even officially begun, some of the luminaries in the HIV/AIDS vaccine field gathered to talk about how bright and bubbly the future looks for vaccine development. All... Read more »
Connect With Others

vaccine for AIDS

Posted by onmission, 4 Replies
Mail back to onmission@rediffmail.com for further information. Read more »

AIDS VACCINE question

Posted by cassiusp
...a road trip organized from south florida for a bunch of poz guys to go and participate on the trial studies going on for the HIV vaccine in DC. But before I can start this endeavor I want to get to know as much as I can about the vaccine trials.... Read more »

AIDS Vaccine Advocacy Coalition Director

Posted by Anonymous
...The AIDS Vaccine Advocacy Coalition (AVAC) is recruiting for an Executive Director to lead the organization's advocacy, education and Read more »

HIV vaccine in the making

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Read this article below and someone explain a couple of things to me..i am a health care professional, and part of my job is HIV/AIDS education. during my trainin on HIV i was told and (i teach this as well to my students) that people can't get... Read more »