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Vaccine For The Hiv Virus

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Can we hope for a curative HIV vaccine? (VACCINE TRIALS, 2009)

Hi Dr. and thanks for your dedication & permanent support to all of us, you are wonderful.What is your opinion about the new preventive HIV vaccine? Do you think that we can build on it to have a curative vaccine soon? I know that you are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...modified for the strains circulating in Africa and the United States.Sanofi's vaccine, Alvac-HIV, is a canarypox virus with three AIDS virus genes grafted onto it. Variations of it were tested in several countries; it was safe but not protective.... Read more »

Yellow Fever Vaccination and Being HIV+

For starters, this question isn't really about the management of side effects of HIV treatment. ... Read more »

Have we found the hiv vaccine here???

Hi Dr Keith,does this look a good bet for a vaccine for hiv ????and how far are we from a cure or... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Experimental Therapeutic HIV Vaccine Suppressed Virus by at Least 80% in Small Group of Patients, Study Says

...An experimental therapeutic HIV vaccine suppressed the virus in a small group of HIV-positive Brazilians for up to a year, according to a study published Sunday Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

NIH Launches Phase II Trial of HIV Vaccine for Three Strains of Virus

... NIH on Tuesday announced it has launched a Phase II clinical trial of an HIV vaccine that combines strains of the virus found in all regions of the world, the Wall Street Journal reports. Most other experimental Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Progress on HIV Vaccine Research Slow Because of "Complexity" of Virus, IAVI Official Says

...Although several potential HIV vaccines currently are being tested in clinical trials, scientists do not know how long it will be before an effective vaccine Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scientists Developing HIV/AIDS Vaccine That Targets Three Virus Strains Spreading in China, Other Countries

... Researchers are developing an HIV/AIDS vaccine that targets three strains of the virus spreading through parts of China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, Reuters reports. Read more »
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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 »

Traveling to Africa/Yellow Fever Vaccination

Posted by travelingguy
...can discuss their experience with the same issue. I'm sure that I am not the only one in here who has ever experienced the HIV+ issue and needing the Yellow Fever Vaccination. Read more »

HIV Vaccine Scam

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...RedFlagsDaily.com) I told you so. I told you so in the scientific literature. I told you so on the internet. I told you that an HIV vaccine would never work. This week, the long-awaited results from an independent trial of the world?s best... Read more »

Smallpox vaccine question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hiv people can't have vaccine or be around anyone who has had it for awhile. So, what to do when working and living around other Read more »